Entries by Christian Schmid

Event Wrap-Up: Mitch West of Nexstar Media Group

Mitchell West, Regional Director of Nexstar Media Group, spoke to the club today about digital content marketing trends, mobile marketing, the Internet of Things, and much more. To listen to the full audio from today’s program or download the speaker’s presentation, click play below. Huge thanks to everyone who contributed to our animal advocacy public […]

Job Opening – Account Executive

Account Executive Opportunity The Business Journal of Tri-Cities Tennessee/Virginia We are seeking a dynamic professional to join the sales team of the region’s leading business-to-business publication, The Business Journal of Tri-Cities TN/VA. This is a base plus commission position and is a great fit for a seasoned business professional with a high level of verbal, […]

Event Wrap-Up: AAF 101

Today, in our first program of the fiscal year, we inducted our 2017-2018 board (pictured above). We also conducted an AAF 101 panel. Here are some of the FAQs our veterans answered for the group today: What are the benefits of AAF at the local and national levels? Personal benefits: By getting involved with the […]

Job Opening – Director of Public Relations

Creative Energy is a full-service advertising, digital and public relations firm with a 25- year history of leadership. The company specializes in the food, building materials, financial and tourism industries. We are in search of a public relations leader with a history of great storytelling in print, digital, social and trade environments. The director of […]

Event Wrap Up: Pal’s CEO Thom Crosby

Thank you to Pal’s for hosting our March 24th lunch at their corporate headquarters in Kingsport! A big thank you also goes out to Tony and Teresa Treadway of Creative Energy for convincing Thom to host. Pal’s has been a Creative Energy client for over 25 years – a tremendous partnership that’s very different from most food/agency […]

2016 – 2017 Scholarships Awarded

The American Advertising Federation of Northeast Tennessee (AAF-NETN) has awarded academic scholarships for the first time, to Milligan student Gloria Vazquez and East Tennessee State University (ETSU) student Olivia Page. The awards were announced by AAF-NETN’s education co-chairs: Dr. Carrie Swanay, chair of Milligan College performing, visual, and communicative arts; and Art Brown, Milligan College assistant professor of graphic design. […]

Event Wrap-Up: How to Find Your Flavor with Jose Castillo

On December 15th, entrepreneur and 3rd generation advertising pro Jose Castillo shared his story with AAF NETN at the Birthplace of Country Music. From his grandfather’s advertising firm in Mexico City, to his father Joe’s stint on America’s Got Talent, to Jose’s company Flavor Inc, the Castillos have cemented their legacy for doing “spicy” things […]

Art Director, Copywriter, & Front End Developer – Creative Energy

Art Director We’re looking for an Art Director who is both exceptionally qualified and fun to work with, including qualities such as: A sense of humor and curiosity Excellent conceptual and design skills with a strong portfolio showing your interactive talents as well as print and motion Strong experience on large cross-channel and/or direct-marketing initiatives […]

Event Wrap-Up: Radio Advertising with Pandora

San Francisco-based Pandora advertising executives Mark Gill and Chase Martin brought their expertise in using the Pandora platform to the Tri-Cities on Oct. 13th. Gill and Martin shared how companies are using Pandora to reach their customers in unique and successful ways as well as some general information about the Pandora network. 3 Advertising Truths Today Attention Economy […]