AAF Asheville kicks off another banner year

September 15, 2015

TheAmerican Advertising Federation Asheville (AAFA) welcomes everyone in the marketing industry of Western North Carolina to help the club kick-off its 2015-2016 season with free food and a chance to mingle with industry professionals. Beverages will be available for purchase at the event, to be held at one of Asheville’s newest brewing locations, Hi-Wire Brewery’s Big Top in Biltmore Village.

AAFA Kick-Off

Monday, Sept. 21 at 6 p.m.

Hi-Wire Brewing‘s new Biltmore Village location

2 Huntsman Place, Asheville, NC

It’s an exciting time for the club, which will announce its new board and a slate of dynamic speakers. The annual event will be part party and part chapter business,giving members and prospects the perfect opportunity to meet the new board, mingle and network with peers, sign up for committees and grab a few brews.  

“I’m really excited about our new board and the vision they bring to AAFA,” says new club presidentMarty Steinberg. “I feel confident we’re ready to take this club to the next level.”

As Asheville continuesto reign as one of the premierdestinations for small and mediumsized businesses across the country, the face of the AAFA needs to play a vital role in that growth. The AmericanAdvertising Federation is the voice for the advertising industry,comprising more than 210 affiliates nationwide. Participation locally gives Asheville marketersthe chance to compete with the big dogs in the nationalAmerican Advertising Awards competition, formerlyknown as the ADDYs. Members also get a chance to participate in nationalconferences and tap into a huge networkof advertising professionals.