Chicago Advertising Federation's 37th Annual Career Day

Date: Friday, February 15, 2019
Location: Venue Six10, 610 S. Michigan Avenue, Chicago
Time: 7:30 am - 3:30 pm

Are you a student or a career changer looking to pave your path in the advertising industry? Take advantage of our annual career day! Come out to network and learn the do's and don'ts of applying. Hear from the people reviewing your resumes and learn of any job openings or internship programs that might interest you!

This is not your typical Career Fair. The agenda includes the following:

  • A keynote presentation by the 2018 CAF Ad Woman of the Year, ET Franklin, EVP Managing Director Strategy and Cultural Fluency at Spark Foundry – a Publicis Company
  • A career success story from a past attendee
  • A panel on How to Stand Out in the Hiring Process
  • Breakouts based on relevant marketing/advertising topics
  • A networking lunch with a key industry table sponsor
  • A Meet the Sponsor expo with over 20 potential employers such as Leo Burnett, Burrell, DDB, Digitas, Edelman, Energy BBDO, McGarry Bowen, Northwestern Medill, Ogilvy, SCC, Starcom, Spark, Verizon Media Group, Viacom, the Wall Street Journal and more.

Interested in sponsoring? Check out the exhibitor prospectus and contact Leslie Laguardia.


$65 Early Registration (SOLD OUT)
$75 Registration (SOLD OUT)
$95 Late Registration until Feb 13 (SOLD OUT)


For more information on Career Day, contact the Chicago Advertising Federation at


The Chicago Advertising Federation exists to foster momentum in Chicago’s advertising industry. The four pillars of the Chicago Advertising Federation are:

  • Professional Enrichment
  • Chicago Market & Industry Recognition
  • Networking
  • Community Involvement

CAF is supported by the following sponsors:




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