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Salute to Students Luncheon

When: May 7, 2010, 11:30 a.m.
Where: Juban’s, 3739 Perkins Rd.
Cost: Free for AAF-BR members, $25 per Guest

RSVP by May 5, 2010

Join AAF-BR members for the last luncheon of the 2009-2010 club year as we salute our students and those individuals who truly made a difference in our club over the past year. We will watch the LSU National Student Advertising Competition team’s high-powered presentation, meet the Student Scholarship recipients and honor this year’s recipients of the Rising Star Award and the Ralph Sims Award of Advertising Excellence. Remember, after this luncheon, we’re on summer break till September!

District ADDY® Winners Announced

District ADDYs were announced Friday, April 23 in Mobile. All awards will be available to pick up at AAF-Baton Rouge’s May 7 luncheon. If you can’t attend May 7 for some reason, please contact Marielle Land Howard to make arrangements to pick up your awards at Marielle@BusinessReport.com
From AAF-Baton Rouge:

  • Call for Entries Instruction Video AAF – Baton Rouge AAF – Baton Rouge Silver ADDY® Award
  • Snapple “Bottled with Love” Alison Ruth Louisiana State University – Student Silver ADDY®
  • BCBSLAF/Angel Award Blue Cross Blue Shield of LA BCBSLA – Gold ADDY® Award
  • Primo Island Lager Bottle Tour BRZ Pabst Brewing Company – Gold ADDY® Award
  • Southampton Publick House BRZ Pabst Brewing Company – Silver ADDY® Award
  • Lone Star Beer ‘Banners of Texas BRZ Pabst Brewing Company – Silver ADDY® Award
  • College of Art and Design 2009 GDSO LSU – Student Silver ADDY®
  • Naked Cat Brewery Hannah Reed Louisiana State University – Student Silver ADDY®
  • Kreative Toy Company Stationery J. Chase Freeman Louisiana State University – Student Silver ADDY®
  • Bob Dylan Identity Jared Tanner LSU – Student Silver ADDY®
  • Decemberist’s Mariner’s Revenge Jared tanner LSU – Student Silver ADDY®
  • Ubermensch Federation Poster Jared Tanner LSU – Student Silver ADDY®
  • Swiss Army Print Campaign Jeffrey Noel Louisiana State University – Student Gold ADDY®
  • ‘Swiss in you’ Magazine Ad Jeffrey Noel Louisiana State University – Student Gold ADDY®
  • Devil’s Deliciously Dirty Food Melinda Thiessen LSU – Student Silver ADDY®
  • Belgard 2010 Consumer Catalog MESH Design Oldcastle APG – Gold ADDY® Award
  • Belgard Idea Guide MESH Design Oldcastle APG – Silver ADDY® Award
  • Belgard Environmental illustration MESH Design Oldcastle APG – Silver ADDY® Award
  • 20th Century Graphic Design: A Phil Winfield Louisiana State University – Student Silver ADDY®
  • Louisiana’s Old State Capitol Tiffanie Hunter Louisiana State University – Student Gold ADDY®
  • Wes Kroninger Website TILT Wes Kroninger – Gold ADDY® Award
  • COX Community Report TILT COX Communications – Silver ADDY® Award
  • Gulf Porter Logo Unreal Lazy Magnolia Brewing Company – Silver ADDY® Award
  • Phelps Dunbar – Christmas Card Zehnder Communications Phelps Dunbar – Gold ADDY® Award
  • You Can Be – :30 East Baton Rouge Zehnder Communications East Baton Rouge Parish School – Silver ADDY® Award
  • 100 Black Men Brochure Zehnder Communications 100 Black Men of Metro Baton – Silver ADDY® Award

Local NSAC Team Takes 2nd Place

On Friday, April 22, LSU’s National Student Advertising Competition (NSAC) team competed to represent District 7 and took home 2nd Place honors. See their award winning performance at AAF-Baton Rouge’s May 7 membership luncheon at Juban’s!

On Saturday, April 23, at a breakfast honoring achievement in this year’s National Student Advertising Competition, the following LSU representatives were honored:

  • Dr. Lance Porter – Donald G. Hileman Educator of the Year
  • Michelle Gallien – Mosaic Scholarship $1,000
  • Jeffrey Noel – Jan Gardner Memorial Scholarship $1,000

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
  • Diversity
  • Education
  • Public Service

2nd Place honors in:

  • Programs
  • Membership

3rd Place honors in:

  • Club Operations

From AAF National:

  • 1st Place honor in Division III in Public Service
  • 2nd Place honor in Diversity & Multicultural Initiatives