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About AAF Columbus

AAF Columbus, formerly known as Advertising Federation of Columbus, was chartered in 1953 and is a local affiliate of the American Advertising Federation. AAF Columbus works to enhance the professional development of its members, while increasing recognition for the advertising industry and giving back to the local community.

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James Minter


Buckeye Media Services

Since 2003, Buckeye Media Services has assisted clients with creating cost effective advertising and marketing campaigns. They provide media planning, media buying, audio and video production including; voice-over work, Marketing On Hold services, radio and television commercials.

James is a Westerville Ohio resident where he lives with his wife Jody, three children; Prestin, Pierce, Peytyn. He has accumulated 30 years of broadcast experience as an On-Air Talent (VIPER), Media Buyer, Marketing Manager, Production Director, Program Director, Producer, Sales Executive and Copywriter.


James' Voice Over Credits for Radio, Television and Digital Marketing:

National TV trailer for the movie Megamind for Airheads Candy and Dreamworks, Otterbein University, Roosters Restaurants, Imaging Voice for the syndicated "Jason Lewis Show", Haunted Prison Experience, Infinity of Columbus, Hugh White Honda, Toyota Direct, Bob Caldwell, Miracle Motor Mart, Coughlin Automotive, Title Boxing Club.

James' Feature Movie Credits: Heart Of A Champion (2011) and Premeditated/Profiled (2014)


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"At AAF Columbus, we are proud to be the leading organization for Central Ohio that provides leadership, knowledge, and networking for creative and digital professionals. If you’re in design, technology, media, or promotions, we make sure our members stay at the top of their industry by keeping up-to-date with the new advancements. On behalf of our board and our members, we look forward to seeing you at an upcoming event!" -Alessandro Ciaffoncini (President, 2014-2015)

Our name and logo are different, but our commitment to our members and to the advertising industry remains the same. As AAF Columbus, we are thinking nationally and acting locally through a more solid partnership with our parent organization, the American Advertising Federation (AAF). Our partnership puts us at the forefront in unifying the local, regional and national connections and resources that impact our membership and community.

Why AAF Columbus?

AAF, headquartered in Washington, D.C., is the glue that holds together more than 200 local clubs across the country representing 40,000 advertising professionals and more than 200 AAF college chapters, with more than 6,500 student members. Add to that nearly 100 blue-chip corporate members—and you begin to see the power of our national affiliation, connecting us all within one amazing, nationally coordinated grassroots network.


For more information: contact President, Alessandro Ciaffoncini, at 614.784.0020 (x108).






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