The Executive Board of District 5 of the American Advertising Federation held its annual planning retreat in Columbus and developed a dynamic plan of programs to support professional and student members of AAF chapters in Ohio, Kentucky, and West Virginia in the 2016-17 program year.
Activities will include the 2017 National Student Advertising Competition, the District-level judging of the American Advertising Awards.... View More
We’re pleased to announce that our firm has been recertified as a Small Business Enterprise (SBE) by Cuyahoga County, OH. We are proud to have held this certification for 10 years.
The County also has granted us new certification as a Women’s Business Enterprise (WBE). These certifications enable us to bid on marketing and communications projects for Cuyahoga County and its prime contractors as an SBE or WBE bidder.... View More
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.... View More
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.... View More
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... View More
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.... View More