October Lunch & Learn: Get A Life!


As a recovering work-a-holic, Leigh knows it’s hard to be a successful professional, a good parent and still have time to volunteer. Let’s chat about work/life balance so you can be the best version of yourself in all of your roles. You’ll leave with several tips and new ways of thinking about your day. Registration is free […]

AAF Midlands Annual Oyster Roast & Auction

Swamp Cabbage Brewing Company 921 Brookwood Drive, Columbia, SC

It's almost time for one of the best events of the year - the American Advertising Federation of the Midlands annual Oyster Roast & Auction! Save the date, grab your ticket, and join us on Thursday, November 17th from 6-9pm at Swamp Cabbage Brewing Company! The Oyster Roast will feature our signature live media auction, […]

Jingle Mingle 2022

Femme X 1501 Richland Street, Columbia, SC

The local chapters of the American Advertising Federation, International Association of Business Communicators, American Marketing Association, and Public Relations Society of America are joining forces to host Jingle Mingle at Femme X on December 8th from 6-9pm! Holiday cheer will be in the air as we mingle, network, enjoy Hors-d'œuvres, and sip beverages! Tickets are […]


December Lunch & Learn ft. Simone Jackson with Spotify

United Way of the Midlands 1818 Blanding Street, Columbia, SC

Join us for our December Lunch & Learn featuring Simone Jackson with Spotify on December 13th from 11:45am-1:00pm at the United Way of the Midlands! Take a break from your busy workday and join us to learn from Simone's advertising brilliance. Click here to get your ticket!

American Advertising Awards Take-In Days

1411 Gervais Street 1411 Gervais Street, Columbia, SC

American Advertising Awards Take-In Days January 12, 2023: Noon to 5pm January 13, 2023: 9am to Noon Entrants must also upload a digital version of their work to the online submissions portal, which closes to digital submissions on Friday, January 13, 2023. For more information, please visit the American Advertising Awards page of our website […]

January Lunch & Learn ft. Laura Laire with Laire Digital Marketing Agency

Girl Scouts-Mountains to Midlands 1107 Williams Street, Columbia, SC

Join the American Advertising Federation for our January Lunch & Learn featuring Laura Laire with Laire Digital Marketing Agency! Click here to get your ticket 24 Tactics, Templates, and Tips to Help You Own and Crush Your Marketing Role Laura will walk you through some of the common marketing pain points that Marketers feel in […]

American Advertising Awards

Join us for A Gilded Gala on Saturday February 18, 2023 at Central Energy! VIP Entry: 6pm (VIP ticket holders get access 1 hour early for more networking and socializing in a smaller group and happy hour at the bar complete with champagne wall and special Gilded Age tasting with fun surprises.) General Admission: 7pm Awards […]

February Lunch & Learn ft. Adam Constantine with ACE Creatives

Girl Scouts-Mountains to Midlands 1107 Williams Street, Columbia, SC

Social Content Creation for a Younger Demographic Join the American Advertising Federation of the Midlands for our February Lunch and Learn on Thursday February 23rd at Girl Scouts-Mountains to Midlands! Enjoy lunch and learn expert tips and tricks from Adam Constantine, the CEO and owner of ACE Creatives, a social media and content creation agency. […]


March Lunch & Learn ft. Dean Browell with Feedback

Girl Scouts-Mountains to Midlands 1107 Williams Street, Columbia, SC

March Lunch & Learn with Dean Browell, Chief Behavioral Officer at Feedback Tough Talk About Generations: Generational Differences, Misconceptions, and Waning Usefulness in Targeting and the Workplace Boomers, Millennials, Generation X, Generation Z… Generations have gone from handy birth-year segmentation to massive descriptors of entire populations - that are often completely wrong. In this session […]