AAF Nebraska Holiday Party

"Mingle & Munch" | Wednesday, December 7, 2023 | 11:15 am - 1:00 pm | Early Bird Registration Discount Deadline is November 24! Each year, AAF Nebraska, hosts a holiday party and silent auction to benefit a worthy, local non-profit organization and AAF Nebraska’s mission.                                      Raffle prizes during the event and a silent virtual auction open online November 28th closing during the event on December 7th.  

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AAF Nebraska Award Nominations Open

Every year, AAF Nebraska salutes three members who have demonstrated their commitment to their club and their community in outstanding ways. Well-respected and recognized in the advertising industry, these prestigious accolades salute our industry’s best and brightest. Nominate a worthy AAF Nebraska colleague by clicking on the AAF Nebraska Nomination form below.

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AAF Nebraska Named AAF Club of the Year & President of the Year Division III

Congratulations to our members, board members and president Jenna Baird! On June 3rd during ADMERICA in St. Louis, MO, AAF Nebraska was named the AAF National Division III Club of the Year led by President of the Year Jenna Baird. Thank you to our members for your support throughout the year. Not currently a member? Find out more about AAF Nebraska today.

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Ad Executive Ethics Certification

Ad execs can now be professionally certified in ethics. The Institute for Advertising Ethics created a self-guided, online professional certification program that covers ethics in advertising, developing an ethical organizational culture and legal issues. Advertising is “virtually the only profession without an independent ethical standards or ethical certification,” says IAE’s Andrew Susman of the need for the program. The Institute for Advertising Ethics (IAE) has rolled out the first official version of a training and testing program to certify industry pros as ethical advertising executives.

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American Advertising Awards | Creative Nebraska

Please join the brightest minds in Nebraska Advertising as we honor the freshest, most original and most daring advertising work found in the state. Entry in Creative Nebraska the local level of the American Advertising Award is open new through January 1.  Show and Dinner will be held on         February 23, 2024 at the Rococo Theatre in Lincoln, NE.

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With more than 275 professional and student members, the American Advertising Federation Nebraska is the unifying voice for advertising throughout Nebraska and Western Iowa. AAF Nebraska offers an organization to educate, inspire and bring an inclusive sense of community to the advertising professionals of Nebraska so that we, and future generations, can continue to do the work we love.


Panel Discussion "Going for Gold"

November 15, 2023

AAF Nebraska Virtual Panel Discussion "Going for Gold" Wednesday, November 15, 2023      5 - 6:00 PM Free to AAF Omaha Members | $5 Non-Members & Guests ($5 guest fee will be refunded if the guest enters the American Advertising Awards & becomes a Member of AAF Nebraska)      Have you wondered how to enter the American Advertising Awards, how winners are selected, how to choose the work you want to enter and see how to take home a Gold ADDY? Join us on November 15th and learn how you can #WinAnADDY.


AAF Nebraska Holiday Party "Mingle & Munch"

December 7, 2023

AAF Nebraska Holiday Luncheon "Mingle & Munch" Early Bird Registration Discount Deadline is November 24th! Each year, the American Advertising Federation Nebraska (AAF Nebraska) transforms the holiday season into a heartwarming celebration of giving and joy. This time, we're turning up the excitement with a luncheon you won't want to miss at the legendary Gorat's Steak House in Omaha, Nebraska! What's in store for you at this year's spectacular event, Mingle & Munch? -Bid big on exclusive silent auction items! -Win fabulous raffle prizes that will leave you grinning ear to ear! -Participate in our enchanting wine pull and discover hidden treasures. Mark your calendars because the silent auction kicks off on BiddingOwl this November 28th and closes on December 7th at 12:30 pm. Your chance to make a difference is just around the corner, so don't miss out! Indulge in the spirit of the season, mingle with like-minded individuals, and come together to support a local non-profit organization and champion AAF Nebraska's mission. It's more than an event; it's a holiday memory in the making! Join us and let's make this holiday season unforgettable. Get your tickets now and be part of the magic! ✨



Swanson Russell Promotes Jason Schmaderer, Patrick Finnegan to Executive Leadership Team

November 14, 2023

Lincoln, Neb. (Nov. 14, 2023) – Jason Schmaderer and Patrick Finnegan are Swanson Russell's newest executive vice presidents. As a result of their promotions, the two longtime agency leaders are now also members of the agency's Executive Leadership Team. Read More

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October 2023 AAF Nebraska AdMuse Newsletter

October 25, 2023

It sounds cheesy but it’s true; when great minds come together, good things happen. AAF Nebraska brings individuals involved in advertising, marketing services, media and related businesses together for growth, service and fun. Our programming offers a mix of educational, service-based, community-focused, and downright fun opportunities to connect, develop and release with colleagues, competitors and friends. Check out upcoming events and area industry news in the latest issue of AdMuse. Read More

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The Next Era of Ervin & Smith

October 24, 2023

Ervin & Smith Celebrates 40 Years The next era of Ervin & Smith: a letter from the President Read More

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