Brace yourself for oddities, mysteries and astounding acts of advertising illusion. AAF-Akron holds its annual American Advertising Awards (locally known as the Akron-Canton ADDYs) at The Akron Civic Theatre on Friday, February 22, 2019.
The prestigious American Advertising Awards event is a three-tiered national competition conducted annually by AAF. It honors creative excellence and cultivates the highest standards in the industry. With entries from Akron, Canton and surrounding areas, it is the largest advertising and marketing event in the area.
This year’s theme is ADDY Cadabra and is hosted by Eric Mansfield. The reception, beginning at 5 p.m., includes the Taste of the ADDYs, a gallery of creative and cash bar. The award ceremony begins at 7:30 p.m. Immediately following the awards, the official ADDYs After Party will kick off right on stage. Don’t miss this opportunity to celebrate and network with 400 area advertising and marketing communications professionals, industry suppliers and students.