Silver Medal Award Celebration

The Chicago Advertising Federation is pleased to present the 2018 Silver Medal Award to Kathy Ring, CEO, Starcom USA. Please join us for a celebration at the Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel.

The CAF Silver Medal Award honors a distinguished member of the Chicago advertising community for his/her contribution and accomplishments. 

To learn more about Kathy Ring, click here.  

Recognize Kathy’s achievements by supporting the event through a sponsorship or a congratulatory program ad.  

Previous winners include:

Fay Ferguson
Chris Boothe
Tom Burrell
Betsy Holden
Jack Klues
Carla Michelotti
David Selby
Rishad Tobaccowala
Tony Weisman


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

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