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].