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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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Cabell Harris

 

Cabell’s work has been recognized in every major industry award show, and many publications have declared him one of the ad industry’s top creative leaders in the United States. He began his professional career in Richmond, VA, becoming the youngest VP in the history of The Martin Agency at that time. In 1994 Cabell founded WORK Inc., an ad agency for ad agencies, working with Chiat/Day, BBDO, Fallon, DDB, Ogilvy and CP+B for clients like Exxon, Sears, Hershey’s, Miller Brewing, Sprint, United Technologies, HBO, Coke, and Smith Barney. A professor at the VCU BrandCenter for the last 10 years, Cabell has shared his passion for ideas and the business with over 900 graduates.

Meet Cabell on Linkedin!   Meet Cabell on Twitter!   The Work Labs Website!

 

 

 

"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. http://www.aaf.org.

 

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


 

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