2016 Chicago American Advertising Awards

Save The Date! Come Celebrate the Best Ads in Chicago! 

Registration information coming soon! 

2016 Judges:

  • Ted Koszuta, Creative Director, Amazon
  • Joe Bartolucci, VP, Executive Dreative Director, Babcock + Jenkins
  • Kevin Lynch, Executive Creative Director, BBDO - South China
  • Shawn Preston, Creative Director, CP+B, MUnited and more
  • Paul Greer, VP, Group Creative Director, Digitas NY
  • Ben Jones, Creative Director, Google
  • Paul Johnson, Executive Creative Director, Havas NY
  • John Dunleavy, President, m:united
  • Eric Korsh, Director of Mashable Studios, Mashable
  • Todd Ziaja, Creative Director, Razorfish
  • Lincoln Bjorkman, EVP Global Creative Director, Wunderman

2016 Creative Sponsor:

For Sponsorship information, click here.

2015 AAA Event Highlights:


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