Entries by Christian Schmid

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 […]

Marketing Communications Specialist – Wellmont Health System

The marketing communications specialist works collaboratively with other members of the marketing communications team to support, promote and advance the Wellmont Health System brand. Assists co-workers in developing a variety of written and visual collateral, influencing community perception of the organization and effectively informing Wellmont’s internal audiences. Supports department with event planning and monitoring health […]

Marketing Coordinator – Face Amusement Group

Marketing Coordinator Face Amusement Group – Gray, TN 37615 Responsibilities: maintains email marketing campaigns and MVP customer loyalty program sets up online presence for new locations and manages existing location accounts manages SEO and online advertising creates and implements in-store/online promotions maintains Marketing budget collects and analyzes data for future Marketing efforts stays up to […]

Event Wrap-Up: Brad Magnus on 3D & Virtual Reality Video Editing

With the advent of new technology comes new opportunities to create immersive experiences for marketing and brand exposure. Brad Magnus joined us Tuesday to show us how 360 degree video and virtual reality can transform the creative scope of what agencies currently offer clients. While some technology may be fleeting, the investments major corporations like […]

Event Wrap-Up: Connecting the Unconnected

Thank you for attending Connecting the Unconnected We all packed into Main Street Pizza KPT to hear Mike Watson, founder of Heart-centric Leadership, speak on Connecting the Unconnected. He referenced Darwin, Einstein, and Picasso. He taught us about theme mapping and how we can discover what seemingly unrelated objects, like an automobile and a room, have in […]