CAF News
The Chicago American Advertising Awards are back, so it's time to show us your stuff! Entry details here.
CAF is pleased to announce David Selby, President, Schafer|Condon|Carter, as recipient of their 2014 Silver Medal Award. The CAF Silver Medal Award honors a distinguished member of the Chicago advertising community for his/her contributions and accomplishments. Luncheon honoring David taking place on January 22. Read more.
The Chicago Advertising Federation's 33rd Annual Career Day, taking place Friday, February 20, 2015 at the Swissotel Chicago, is an intensive educational program designed to provide college students and career changers with an in-depth look at the advertising industry and a leg up on finding a job in Chicago's competitive market. Details here.
The Chicago Advertising Federation is pleased to announce Laura Desmond, Chief Executive Officer, Starcom MediaVest Group, as the 2014 Advertising Woman of the Year. To celebrate Laura's achievement, CAF held a luncheon in her honor at the Hyatt Regency Chicago on November 12. Photo highlights can be found here.


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  • Chicago Market & Industry Recognition
  • Networking
  • Community Involvement

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