AAF Oyster Roast & Auction

Loading Events
Find Events

Event Views Navigation

Past Events

Events List Navigation

February 2018

ADDYS ROYALE: The 2018 American Advertising Awards

February 17 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
1208 Washington Place, 1208 Washington Street
Columbia, SC 29201 United States
+ Google Map
AAF-Eventbrite-Header_AAAwards

Advertising’s highest rollers come out for the industry's biggest night! Join us on February 17 at 1208 Washington Place to find out the winners of the 2018 American Advertising Awards! Please reserve your tickets no later than February 7. General Entry: 7 pm VIP Entry: 6 pm VIP* Access includes: - Early Admission at 6pm (first dibs on drinks and food!) - Exclusive Whiskey Tasting sponsored by Morganelli's - Special VIP Lounge during VIP Access *VIP ticket holders must be 21+…

Find out more »

Life After Work with the Carbone Smolan Agency

February 20 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
USC School of Journalism and Mass Communications, 800 Sumter Street
Columbia, SC 29208 United States
+ Google Map
AAF-Eventbrite-Header_FebLAW

Join us on February 20 for a special Life After work as we partner with USC’s School of Journalism & Mass Communications to hear from Leslie Smolan (Founding Partner) and Dave Mower (Executive Director of Strategy) from the Carbone Smolan Agency. This event will take place at the USC School of Journalism & Mass Communications in room 318. Happy Hour will begin at 5:30 pm followed by the presentation at 6:15 pm. RSVP HERE About the Carbone Smolan Agency Carbone Smolan Agency…

Find out more »
March 2018

March Lunch & Learn: Innovation Strategy / Agency Reviews

March 14 @ 11:45 am - 1:00 pm
The Venue on Main, 1620 Main Street
Columbia, SC 29201 United States
+ Google Map
devans-headshot-web

After conducting numerous agency reviews, Daryl Evans is ready to share MediaLink's latest insights into current industry trends. From shifts in agency relationships to the increasing presence of management consulting firms as agencies, learn about the shifting landscape of the advertising field. He'll discuss the return of truly full-service (creative and media bundling) agencies and fresh approaches to the organizational structure of combined agency teams. Speaker: Daryl Evans from MediaLink An award winning executive with a track record in strategic brand…

Find out more »
April 2018

SOLD OUT: April Lunch & Learn: A Return on Ideas

April 18 @ 11:45 am - 1:00 pm
The Venue on Main, 1620 Main Street
Columbia, SC 29201 United States
+ Google Map
admo-headshot-web

UPDATE: This event is sold out. Do creative ideas really work better? This question has been a constant debate between “creative” and “results” marketers for decades. Thanks to recent studies in neuroscience, we now have an answer. And it isn’t based on slanted case studies or one-sided examples. It's solid proof that explains why creative ideas are not risky or fluffy. Join us on April 18 for AAF of the Midlands's Lunch & Learn featuring speaker Adam Morgan, author of…

Find out more »
May 2018

May Lunch & Learn: Kip Voytek

May 16 @ 11:45 am - 1:00 pm
USC School of Journalism and Mass Communications, 800 Sumter Street
Columbia, SC 29208 United States
+ Google Map
May Lunch & Learn

“The Five (Most) Important Things Shaking the Marketing Services World” Voytek will highlight the the latest trends marketing services from his vantage point. They include: Realizing the promise of data and AI, keeping your talent ahead of the curve, being agile, and building the right infrastructure. About Kip Voytek Kip Voytek is the founder and CEO of Rumble Fox, a consultancy focused on helping companies manage their digital transformation efforts. Over the last 16 years, Kip Voytek has been at the…

Find out more »
August 2018

AAF Kickoff & Art Auction

August 16 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
City Market Place, 705 B Gervais Street
Columbia, SC 29201 United States
+ Google Map
Free

With beach trips and summer cookouts still on our mind, it’s hard to believe that August is right around the corner. But with August comes one of the best events of the year – the AAF Kickoff & Art Auction! Please plan on joining us at our for this annual event on Thursday, August 16, 2018! This year’s silent auction will be held at City Market, and it will be a great opportunity to mingle with your colleagues and add…

Find out more »
September 2018

September Lunch & Learn: Berwyn Hung

September 18 @ 11:45 am - 1:00 pm
United Way of the Midlands, 1818 Blanding Street
Columbia, SC 29201
+ Google Map

Innovation in the Era of Diversity and Inclusion There is a lot of research out there about how diversity and inclusion can drive innovation. Having a diverse group of people in the room engaged in solving problems together can help the team see things in a new light, and see problems that they may not have realized were problems before. Something the VCU Brandcenter is teaching is that diversity and inclusion can actually be an opportunity for creative problem solving…

Find out more »
October 2018

October Life After Work with Experience Columbia SC

October 10 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Za’s on Devine, 2930 Devine Street
Columbia, SC 29205 United States
+ Google Map

All work and no play makes all of us a dull boy (or girl)! Join us at Za's On Devine for our fall Life After Work to mingle with other communications professionals. We're excited to partner with Experience Columbia SC and AMA Columbia, so come out and expand your network, while learning more about how Experience Columbia SC is driving the rapidly growing tourism industry in the Midlands. We will also be collecting donation items for Palmetto Place Children's Shelter.…

Find out more »

October Lunch & Learn: Ryan Beck

October 16 @ 11:45 am - 1:00 pm
United Way of the Midlands, 1818 Blanding Street
Columbia, SC 29201
+ Google Map

Ryan Beck is a former Army Interrogator and linguist who speaks four languages and knows three alphabets. As an Army interrogator, he studied kinesics, and now applies his experience from the Army in business. Subtleties of eye & facial movements, body positioning, and gesturing can tell you a lot about what goes on inside someones head. Often these unspoken clues tell you much more about what someone is thinking than the words they use. It is applicable in anything from…

Find out more »
November 2018

AAF Oyster Roast & Auction

November 8 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

AAF of the Midlands is hosting its Annual Oyster Roast & Auction on Thursday, November 8. Join us for an evening of great food by F2T Productions, Management and Catering and live music by Dave Britt at The Carolina Haven Tailgating Facility! We will have our signature live media auction, in addition to a silent lifestyle auction. IT'S HERE! This Thursday is the day – the Annual Oyster Roast & Auction! Plan to join us this Thursday, November 8 for…

Find out more »
+ Export Events