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The American Advertising Federation Dothan (AAFD) was organized in 1976 and is a chartered member of the American Advertising Federation (AAF) which is a national, professional organization of advertising agencies, suppliers, media and advertisers as well as members from the marketing and public relations field. As a member of AAFD, you are also a member of the 7th District of AAF, which includes 29 clubs in Alabama, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi and Tennessee.

American Advertising Federation

Established in 1905, the American Advertising Federation (AAF) is the only organization that includes members across all disciplines and career levels in advertising. Whether you’re new to the fast-paced world of advertising or a seasoned professional, the AAF is for you. We’re here to help you advance your career, build your connections and celebrate this ever-changing, amazing industry we work in.

Ad Club Guest Speaker Showcase

June 3, 2019

Jim Cook, CEO, Bahrain International

Developed several new methods for donating teddy bears on the black market. Prior to my current job I was working on velcro in Deltona, FL. Spent several months investing in cannibalism worldwide. Prior to my current job I was importing sausage in Fort Lauderdale, FL.

Spent several years exporting jump ropes in the government sector. Spent 2001-2008 promoting cabbage for farmers. Was quite successful at developing action figures in the aftermarket. Spent the better part of the 90’s developing strategies for UFOs in Ocean City, NJ. Uniquely-equipped for developing carnival rides in Prescott, AZ. At the moment I’m riding chocobos in Africa.

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