Tuesday, August 18, 2009

Advertising Week DC 2009

The number of marketing professionals in the Washington , DC area is on the rise every year. To address this increasing interest in the advertising industry, the DC Ad Club, a not-for-profit organization for area communications professionals, is again hosting their fall event. Advertising Week DC 2009 will bring together advertising industry leaders, professionals and university students on September 14-18 for presentations and speeches by some of the most successful and inspirational individuals in the field.
This year’s event will include keynote speakers: Shelly Lazarus, Chairman, Ogilvy & Mather Worldwide; Liz Dolan, Chief Marketing Officer, The Oprah Winfrey Network; Stuart Elliott, Advertising Columnist, The New York Times; Mark Whitaker, Washington DC Bureau Chief, Senior Vice President, NBC News; Chuck Todd, NBC News Chief White House Correspondent, NBC News Political Director, Contributing Editor, ‘Meet the Press,’ along with other great names. This week of seminars and networking will provide a wealth of information to anyone in the communications field from interested up-and-coming university graduates to industry veterans. Additionally, ticket prices are significantly discounted for students.
For more information, and to register please go to http://www.adwkdc.com/.
Reprinted with permission from Melissa Madaio [MelissaMadaio@lmo.com].

1 comment:

  1. Great post Dr. Flaherty. I Googled "DC Advertising Week" and your blog was ranking. I attended the ADWKDC session this morning. All I have to say is that the DC Ad Club did an amazing job organizing this event. It was my first time attending ADWKDC and I'm sure it is the first of many. I would highly recommend any communications professional or student to attend.

    Here's my write-up of today's session:
    http://www.silverbackstrategies.com/blog/advertising-week-dc-attendance

    Best regards,

    -Joe

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