Jean Gianfagna Begins AAF-D5 Leadership
On July 1, Agency president Jean Gianfagna began her six-year commitment to serving in the executive leadership of District 5 of the American Advertising Federation, representing professional ad clubs and student chapters in Ohio, Kentucky, and West Virginia. Serving as D5 Secretary this year, Jean will be responsible for district communications and preparing for future roles in managing the National Student Advertising Competition, the district-level ADDY awards, and representing D5 on the national AAF Board of Governors.
Jean Gianfagna Completes Two Terms on The Gathering Place Board
Agency president Jean Gianfagna has completed her service on the Board of Directors of The Gathering Place after serving two consecutive three-year terms, a board membership limitation spelled out in the organization’s bylaws. The Gathering Place is nonprofit organization in greater Cleveland that provides an array of free services and support to individuals diagnosed with cancer and their families. Jean’s role on the board included helping TGP create a compelling video presentation of its services and develop a dynamic new website. Jean will continue to work with TGP as a member of the marketing committee. Jean is shown here with Board Chair Emily Martin, left, and Founder and CEO Eileen Saffran, right.
Jean Gianfagna Completes Service on AAF-Cleveland Board of Directors
Agency president Jean Gianfagna has completed her term of service as a member of the Board of Directors of the American Advertising Federation-Cleveland. Jean joined the board as an associate member and was elected to the executive leadership track, serving as Vice President-Membership, Vice President-Programming, President, and immediate Past President. During her tenure, AAF-Cleveland significantly increased its membership, set a record for entries in the ADDY awards, and won multiple awards from the national American Advertising Federation for successful club operations and achievements.
Gianfagna Marketing Completes Pro Bono Project for Cleveland Free Clinic
For the past year, we have been proud to provide pro bono counsel on a new branding strategy to the Free Clinic of Greater Cleveland, a pillar of the region’s health care community with a long heritage of providing care to the least privileged residents in the Cleveland area. Agency president Jean Gianfagna presented the branding plan to the Free Clinic’s Board of Directors in May and the organization plans a launch and roll-out of the new brand in the coming months.
The new website we developed for our client Matrix Technologies, Inc. has launched, giving Matrix a powerful new presence on the web. The site was many months in development and includes over 100 pages of content about the company’s impressive engineering and system integration capabilities and experience.
Jean Gianfagna Elected to AAF District 5 Leadership
Agency president Jean Gianfagna has been elected to the executive leadership of District 5 of the American Advertising Federation. Jean will serve in various executive positions over a six-year term, including representing District 5 on the AAF’s national Board of Governors. District 5 includes all professional AAF chapters and student chapters in Ohio, Kentucky, and West Virginia. Jean is past president of AAF-Cleveland, one of the largest D5 chapters with over 400 members.
Rae-Ann Skilled Nursing Facilities Earn 5-Star Medicare Rating
Congratulations to our client Rae-Ann Skilled Nursing Facilities, Inc. for achieving a 5-star rating from the U.S. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services for two of their facilities, Rae-Ann Suburban and Rae-Ann Westlake. Rae-Ann’s facilities have consistently earned top ratings for quality care and have repeatedly been named among the best nursing homes in the nation.