Each week, AAF-Cleveland will post Quick Hits on our Portfolio blog. Our goal is to give our members a snapshot of the people, shops and brands that are making news in a concise format. You’ll be able to keep up on your industry without going to multiple places on the web.
Republican Tax Reform Proposal Released
Senior Congressional and Administration officials have released their Unified Framework for Fixing our Broken Tax Code. The so-called “Big 6” (Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, National Economic Council Director Gary Cohn, House Speaker Paul Ryan, House Ways and Means Chairman Kevin Brady, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Senate Finance Chairman Orrin Hatch) have been negotiating the details of the plan for weeks.
Congratulations to the team from Marcus Thomas LLC for defending their Bocce Ball crown. Thanks to all the teams that participated and to the Alta House for their hospitality.
See all the photos here.
It is with tremendous sadness that I inform you of the passing of Howard Bell, who served as President of the American Advertising Federation for 24 years. In passing he follows his beloved wife Chan, known affectionately to many AAFers as “Ma Bell”, to whom Howard was married for 61 glorious years.
Hitchcock Fleming & Associates, Inc. (hfa) announced that it has been named agency of record by Rinnai America Corporation, manufacturer of North America’s number-one selling tankless water heater brand. hfa will lead strategic planning and campaign development for Rinnai to professional trade and consumer audiences in the United States and Canada.
AAF-Cleveland is proud to highlight the many creative service companies in NE Ohio that make up our corporate member roster. Corporate membership in AAF-Cleveland is a great way to get your entire team involved with NE Ohio’s premier advertising and marketing professional growth organization.
AAF-Cleveland exists to shine a light a light on the individuals and organizations that make up the region’s advertising community. And we know that the brilliant, strategic work coming out of Cleveland is just the tip of the iceberg. Our 5 to 9 posts will feature work from members of the Cleveland advertising community that has been created outside of office hours.
The Think Media Studios team attended the 48th Annual Emmy Awards gala this past Saturday night held at the Hilton in downtown Cleveland. It was a night full of anticipation waiting to see if our work would stand out among the best the television of our region.
Congratulations to 4 local shops for winning Silver ADDYs at the recently held American Advertising Awards Gala in New Orleans. This is the 3rd and final leg of the American Advertising Awards process.
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Flourish – Cleveland, Ohio
Vitamix Corporation – Vitamix Brand Promotion Box
The Adcom Group – Cleveland, Ohio
The Ridge Tool Company (“RIDGID”) – 2017 RIDGID Calendar Illustrations
Keith Berr Productions, Inc.