AAF members are also eligible for discounts at other industry events and conferences.
AAF Job Bank
If you are looking to jump-start your career or are seeking channels to identify and recruit new talent, the AAF can help!
The AAF Job Bank, part of the Marketing Career Network, is a valuable benefit of your AAF membership, putting you directly in front of job seekers or employers in your industry.
As an AAF member, you receive discounted rates using the AAF Job Bank. To get started, simply visit the AAF Job Bank.
An opt-in e-news service available to AAF members — delivers the most essential advertising news of the day. By hand selecting only the critical industry news from hundreds of media sources and condensing it into a succinct, easy to read e-mail, AAF SmartBrief will save you time and keep you informed. AAF SmartBrief’s 18,000 readers rave about this must-have news source. SmartBrief is Available FREE with your AAF membership. Visit www.smartbrief.com/aaf today to view a sample issue and sign up!
Ad-ology is the science of applying consumer insights for strategic advertising and marketing. Our affordable research focuses on the specific demographic, psychographic, geographic, or vertical market segments most likely to be your best customers – as well as their needs, wants, and what motivates them.
Ad-ology Research is used by over 2,000 advertising agencies, media properties, economic gardening programs and corporate marketing departments across North America, and is sourced by leading trade and consumer media.
AAF members can save 15% on any Ad-ology PRO subscription package or single report purchase. To save on single reports, enter discount code AAF.ORG in our Research Store at www.ad-ology.com. For Ad-ology PRO subscriptions, contact Tim Londergan at 877.423.6255 ext. 124 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The definitive source of news and information for advertising executives, Adweek covers the stories that move the needle in the advertising and media communities. Adweek offers AAF members their exclusive professional subscription rate of $49. Click here to obtain your subscription and please reach out to John Sartoris by email at John.Sartoris@adweek.ciom or by phone at (212) 493-4231 if you have any questions.
Save 20 percent on your Advertising Age subscription. Click here to choose your Basic, Premier or Premier Plus renewal or subscription plan. Call (877)320-1721 if you have any questions, ask for Advertising Age circulation and identify yourself as an AAF member to take advantage of the discount.
The Award Group
The Award Group is the official awards company of the AAF. We designed and manufacture the National ADDY Awards. The AAF has appointed us the company that can help clubs handle their award needs. We have three approaches to making your awards event easy and affordable.
- AAF Club Web site: www.theawardgroup.com/aaf offers 20 different types of awards allowing you to create a tier system to recognize your different achievement requirements. This can be ordered online 24/7.
- A custom award program: We can design and manufacture custom awards to fit your budget and your esthetic requirements.
- An existing award – If you have an existing award that you would like us to quote we may be able to save you money.
Duplicate National ADDY Awards are also available for purchase by recipients by simply login in to www.theawardgroup.com/addy.
Get Connected! Log onto www.theawardgroup.com/addy to see all the awards with prices that are available to you as easy as click, click, click.
At Electronic Data Payment Systems
At Electronic Data Payment Systems, we understand the needs of American Advertising Federation members and are committed to giving you the attention, prices and service that you deserve.
If you currently accept credit cards or have thought about implementing a credit card program, the AAF Member Credit Card Processing Program can provide you with tremendous savings. There are no enrollment fees, no monthly minimums and a variety of low priced equipment solutions. In addition to cost effective processing, you also have access to toll-free customer support 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Additional services are also available to AAF members, including Internet Payment Gateway and Check Guarantee and Conversion services.
Explore the savings available through this exciting program by faxing your most recent processing statement to 866-528-3854.Visit us online for more information or to chat with a live enrollment specialist today!
Events In America
Find the Best Trade Shows and Events for Your Clients and Your Agency, FREE!—Get detailed information on over 12,000 business trade shows, events, symposia, conferences and annual meetings in 15 major categories and 100-plus sub-categories at EventsInAmerica.com. Quickly build lists of preferred events and schedules by geography, industry, attendance figures and other criteria. No more need for labor-intensive research. No more need to purchase big, expensive trade show directories. EventsInAmerica.com has what you need and is free for all to use. Ideal for client research, sales prospecting for your own business, experiential marketing, industry awareness and more. If you’re looking for business, we’ve got business! www.EventsInAmerica.com
The American Advertising Federation has entered into an agreement with Experian as a direct marketing list provider for the AAF. All AAF members will receive a 15% discount on direct marketing data and services from Experian.
Experian is the leading provider of customizable mailing lists, market research reports, and online print and mailing services that help small businesses target and engage with more than 210 million consumers, 110 million households and 14 million active U.S. businesses — so they can attract the customers most likely to buy their products and services.
FedEx provides the shipping and office support solutions your small business needs to succeed.
Save up to 25% on select FedEx Express® U.S. shipping
Save up to 18% on select FedEx Express international shipping
Save up to 12% on select FedEx Ground® shipping
Save up to 20% on select FedEx Office® services
Members saved an average of $178 per year on shipping and $136 per year on FedEx Office services.
Hertz is offering AAF members up to a 20 percent discount at participating locations in the U.S. and around the world. Please visit www.hertz.com, fill in your reservation information and indicate that you have a “discount, coupon or other offer.” On the next page, enter CDP# 1570434 in the discount plan number field. Or call the Members Only Reservations Line at (800) 654-2200 or your travel agent.
The New York Times
Now the convenience of New York Times delivery is available to AAF members at a special discount! Save 50% for 6 months when you subscribe now to home delivery. Weekdays in The Times you’ll find unrivaled coverage of national and international news, media and advertising, and renowned feature sections like Science Times, Home and Dining. Enjoy fresh perspectives Sundays in Arts & Leisure, the Book Review, Sunday Styles and The New York Times Magazine. And, As a home delivery subscriber, you get our All Digital Access package free. That includes unlimited access to NYTimes.com, *plus full access to the NYTimes app for your smartphone and tablet. Nonsubscribers will need a digital subscription for unlimited access to these services.
*Mobile apps are not supported on all devices. Does not include e-reader editions, Premium Crosswords or The New York Times Crosswords apps. Other restrictions apply.
Click here to take advantage of the special offer.
This offer is available only in areas served by The New York Times Home Delivery Service and to individuals who have not had home delivery of The Times within the past 90 days and who are not currently subscribers. Your credit card will be automatically billed in advance for each four-week billing period.
Premier Global Services
Significant saving to members on conferencing and other managed virtual meeting solutions from Premiere Global Services. Choose audio, video, Web or Webcast solutions. Comprehensive programs bring you seamless, turnkey events reinforced by exceptional customer service and support.
TranslateMedia is an award winning translations agency with offices in London, Paris, New York, Brussels, Hong Kong and Munich. The company specialises in translations for multinationals and organisations in both the private and public sectors and employs more than 5000 translators covering over 80 languages and multiple specialities.
TranslateMedia is preferred translation supplier to many of the world’s leading media, advertising, marketing and creative companies. It is one of a shortlist of agencies to have been awarded the European Standard EN 15038:2006 for quality assurance. The company is a member of the ATC and ATA.
Use promo code ‘AAF’ and receive a 9% discount off of all TranslateMedia’s services.
AAF members, large and small, can have access to Warc’s flagship online service – warc.com – a comprehensive global information service for marketing professionals.