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2012 AAF-BR Award Recipients

The American Advertising Federation – Baton Rouge club awarded Martin Flanagan with the prestigious Ralph Sims Award, honoring lifetime achievement in advertising education. The AAF-BR board of directors presents this award annually to a Baton Rouge advertising professional who has demonstrated outstanding leadership and mentoring of area college and university students in the fields of advertising,

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Club Achievement Honors Received

On Saturday night, April 23, AAF-Baton Rouge’s board of directors received the following Club Achievement honors in recognition of outstanding service to their clubs and our industry: From AAF District 7: Distinguished Honors from AAF District 7: Club of the Year President of the Year 1st Place honors in Division III in: Communications Government Relations

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Now Accepting 2010 Scholarship & Senior Award Applications!

AAF-Baton Rouge will award two student scholarships–one for general achievement and one for diversity–and a senior merit award at the May Salute to Students luncheon. The scholarships are designed to assist and support outstanding students who have shown significant professional promise and commitment to advertising. The outstanding senior award is designed to recognize a senior

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AAF-BR Named District 7 Club of the Year

Bourgeois Wins President of the Year At the AAF District 7 Spring Convention, AAF-BR was named Club of the Year in Division III. AAF-BR President Ace Bourgeois was also honored as President of the Year in Division III. The club received divisional honors in the following categories: 1st Place Club Operations 1st Place Communications 1st

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Karen Gaupp-Wozniak Receives Ralph Sims Award

Ralph Sims was a rare individual who made an indelible mark on AAF-Baton Rouge. To honor his achievements, the club created the Ralph Sims Award honoring Lifetime Achievement in Advertising Education in 2008 to be given to a Baton Rouge advertising professional who has demonstrated outstanding leadership and mentoring of area college and university students.

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Students Honored at May 1 Luncheon

Our LSU National Student Advertising Competition team shined at Spring Convention, placing third in the annual competition. The team’s high-powered presentation on a campaign against college binge drinking “Find Your Edge” was featured at the May 1 member luncheon

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Goodwin Wins District 7 Bolton-MacVicar Award

AAF-BR member Amber Goodwin, District chair for 2009 NSAC Competition, was honored with the District 7 Bolton-MacVicar Award. The award is named for Jack Bolton and Fred MacVicar, Atlanta advertising professionals who created and implemented the student advertising competition, one of AAF’s signature services in which teams from member college chapters compete using a real

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LSU Senior Receives Jan Gardner Scholarship

Mallory Broussard, LSU Senior, was awarded the Jan Gardner Scholarship at the District 7 Spring Convention. The scholarship program was established in 1989 in honor of District 7 Governor Jan Gardner of Memphis, and awarded annually to deserving students of advertising and its related fields. Students from District 7 College Chapters are eligible, and criteria

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