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August 2018

What you need to know about GDPR with Rachel Cain

August 21, 2018 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Eastman Employee Center, 400 South Wilcox Drive
Kingsport, TN 37660 United States
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Rachel Cain is the Corporate Digital Marketing Manager for Eastman and responsible for Eastman's Global Marketing Communications' GDPR strategy. GDPR, or the General Data Protection Regulation, applies to organizations that are established in one or more Member States in the EU. It also applies to organizations established outside the European Union if they process personal data or monitor the behavior of EU residents. Find out how Eastman prepped for this mammoth privacy law and what was learned along the way.…

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September 2018

Cultivating Community through Story

September 13, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
International Storytelling Center, 116 W Main Street
Jonesborough, TN 37659 United States
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Thursday, September 13 at 6:30 PM - 8 PM International Storytelling Center 116 W Main St, Jonesborough, Tennessee 37659 Join us, Thursday, September 13th at 6:30pm at the International Storytelling Center for a workshop on Cultivating Community through Story with Kiran Singh Sirah, President of the International Storytelling Center. Storytelling is one of the most exciting and effective tools we have to build an understanding within our communities here in the U.S. and around the world, but all too often,…

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October 2018

The American Advertising Awards: Setting the Stage for Success, with Stefanie Brown

October 18, 2018 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Appalachian Community Federal Credit Union Community Room, 5034 Bobby Hicks Hwy #2
Gray, TN 37615 United States
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During this event, you’ll learn why the AAA’s are important to your business, your career and your community. Learn how to make the most of your entry presentation and what judges look for in a campaign. Even if you’re a one-person marketing department, this event will give you some pointers on how to stand out amongst a sea of competition. Stefanie Brown, APR, is a Strategic Communications Account Executive with ndp, a nationally recognized advertising and public relations agency with…

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November 2018

The Big Pitch with Shameika Rhymes

November 15, 2018 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Johnson City Public Library, 100 W Millard St
Johnson City, TN 37604 United States
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With journalists inundated with emails, press releases, and phone calls, how can you grab the media’s attention to give your client or event coverage? Learn some tips on crafting a pitch that will leave them wanting more! Once the pitch lands, now what? Appearing as a guest on various radio shows, various podcasts, and television is a great way to gain credibility and shine a light on your product or service. Learn some pointers on how to rock that interview…

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January 2019

Encouraging Creativity with Samara Anderson & Chris Ammons

January 17 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Eastman Employee Center, 400 South Wilcox Drive
Kingsport, TN 37660 United States
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Creativity, while intangible and abstract, has provable benefits—you just have to know how to cultivate it. For us, creativity has both stemmed from and led to innovation, experimentation, and a diverse portfolio of clients. We’re going to give insight into fostering creativity across a wide range of applications. From your personal, creative side hustle to your team’s ongoing flow of thought, we’ll discuss tips and tricks for getting the most out of your creative process. Key Takeaways: You’ll learn how…

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February 2019

Drop-off Party: Raiders of the Lost Addy

February 12 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Poblanos, 2697 Boones Creek Rd
Johnson City, TN 37615 United States
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Finalize your award submission by stopping by the Raiders of the Lost Addy drop-off party. You’ll need to bring two copies of each submission. Drop Off Party Date: Tuesday, February 12, 2019 Time: 5:30 - 8:00 pm Place: Poblanos in Boones Creek The holy grail of advertising prowess. You must choose…but choose wisely. For as true advertising genius will bring you life…anything else will send you home with no Addy. Yes, it’s that time of year when all advertising professionals…

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From Great to Good with Gary Mueller

February 15 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Reece Museum, 363 Stout Dr
Johnson City, TN 37614 United States
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From Great to Good A Creative Director’s journey from finding fame to finding his mission in life. At age 37, one of Wisconsin’s most legendary Writer/Creative Directors, Gary Mueller had it all. An amazing family. A prestigious job at one of Milwaukee’s largest and best agencies (BVK). A seemingly endless stream of national creative awards and accolades. Yet he was unsatisfied. Hear what happened to change Gary’s life and lead him to finding his true mission-starting the country’s only all-volunteer,…

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March 2019

Create Content with Brandon Arolfo

March 21 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Millennium Centre, 2001 Millennium Pl
Johnson City, TN 37604 United States
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Learn How to Create Content that Educates, Entertains and Inspires Large Audiences Learn how to grow audiences on YouTube, Facebook Watch and Instagram. In this session, PBS’ Brandon Arolfo will provide steps you can take to develop content that resonates with target audiences and accomplishes your goals. He will give several examples from his own career, including how PBS leads the market in creating videos about STEM and Humanities that educate, entertain, and engage viewers around the world. At the…

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April 2019

2019 Student Portfolio Review

April 16 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
VENUE, 300 E Main St, Suite 200
Johnson City, TN 37604 United States
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AAF NETN invites students to bring their resumes and portfolios to be reviewed by industry professionals from around the region. There is no charge for students or professionals, and you do not have to be an AAF member to attend. In the past our professional reviewers included freelancers and hiring managers from Creative Energy, Ntara, Eastman, Bed in a Box, Bristol Motor Speedway, Hillhouse Graphic Design and other regional agencies and businesses. Students – Looking for an internship or entry-level…

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Detecting Biases in Advertising with Erica Green of Mattel

April 25 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Carnegie Hotel, 1216 W State of Franklin Rd
Johnson City, TN 37604 United States
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Location: Carnegie Hotel, Taylor Salons (lower level) Time: 6:00 - 7:30 p.m. Food: Variety of hors d'oeuvres and cash barErica Green, Global Creative Director and Sr. Director, Global Marketing Communications, Mattel Senior Director, Global Creative Director at Mattel, Erica is responsible for all Global Advertising, Branding and Creative across all mediums for the Barbie brand, as well as all other dolls within the Mattel portfolio. Most recently, Erica was a pivotal leader on the Barbie brand’s social mission initiative, Project…

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