Limited seats are available for the Canton Advertising Federation’s annual ADDY® awards gala event on February 28, 2013, at The Krassas Event Center in Canton, OH.
The 14th annual awards recognizes and showcases Canton’s best advertising talent in print, broadcast, interactive, and public service advertising. The event begins at 5:30 p.m. with cocktails, followed by dinner and presentation of awards.
Tickets are available at $49 for members of the Canton Advertising Federation, $69 for non-members and $20 for students.
Guests will be treated to a show gallery of all entry submissions, reception and dinner and an emceed presentation. Entrants and non-entrants are invited to attend.
Entries for the ADDY® Awards are received from local advertising agencies, companies, and individuals for creative work published between Jan. 1, 2012 and Dec. 31, 2012, and a professional panel of advertising creative professionals selects winners, showcased at the event, from all eligible entries.
Angela M. Wright, ADDY® event chair, believes this year’s prestigious event continues the tradition of excellence and creativity with a new twist – a fun superhero and comic book theme to entertain and delight guests. “However, this exciting evening will celebrate the real heroes of our industry – those local agencies, corporations, individuals and students, who have put their best foot forward and demonstrated excellence in quality advertising.”
To obtain press credentials to cover the awards, contact Deanna Albrecht at 330.445.0078 or Angela M. Wright at 330.217.0088
The ADDY® Awards Competition is a three-tiered national competition conducted annually by the American Advertising Federation. The ADDY® Awards Competition is the advertising industry’s largest and most representative competition for creative excellence, and this year’s event is sponsored by the Canton Advertising Federation and Malone University. Proceeds from the ADDY® Awards help support the Canton Advertising Federation’s educational programs, public service projects and proactive government relations efforts. To learn more about the awards, visit www.ADDYcompetition.com.
The American Advertising Federation (AAF), the nation’s oldest national advertising trade association, and the only association representing all facets of the advertising industry, is headquartered in Washington, D.C., and acts as the "Unifying Voice for Advertising." The AAF also has 15 district operations, each located in and representing a different region of the nation. To learn more about the AAF, visit www.aaf.org.
The Canton Advertising Federation (CAF) is made up of people who are involved in almost every aspect of creating, producing and presenting advertising. CAF is part of the American Advertising Federation - the nation’s oldest and largest advertising association. Throughout the year, CAF hosts programs and events for members to expand their skills and network with other professionals. Members regularly share their time and talents to help local organizations, as well as students pursuing advertising and marketing careers. To learn more about CAF, visit www.cantonadfed.org.
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