AAF of the Midlands Kicks Off 2014-2015 Year with Creatives 50/50 Auction

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 COLUMBIA, S.C.— The award winning American Advertising Federation of the Midlands is kicking off the 2014-2015 year with the Creatives 50/50 Art Auction. The event will take place on Tuesday, August 19 at 5:30 p.m. at Stone River in West Columbia.

            Marketing, public relations, advertising and media professionals are invited to join AAF of the Midlands for this annual event to enjoy a few drinks with industry leaders, learn about upcoming AAF programs and discover how they can get the most out of AAF membership by joining a committee.

The Creatives 50/50 Art Auction will feature artwork by local artists in a silent auction. Fifty percent of the sale of each piece will go to the artist and the other 50 percent will go to AAF of the Midlands to support the club’s mission to protect and advance advertising interests and education.

The event is free, but RSVPs are appreciated. For more information or to RSVP, visit AAFMidlands.com.

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 About AAF of the Midlands

The Columbia Ad Club was founded in 1955 and is affiliated with the American Advertising Federation (AAF), the oldest national advertising trade association, representing 50,000 professionals in the advertising industry worldwide. By vote of the local organization’s Board of Directors, the affiliate’s name was changed in 2007 to AAF of the Midlands in order to enhance branding at the local, regional and national level. In 2011,2013 and 2014, AAF of the Midlands was honored as National Club of the Year. For more information, visit aafmidlands.com or follow us on Facebook at facebook.com/aafmidlands and Twitter at @AAFMidlands.