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September 2019

Three Ways to Regain an Audience with Heather Cook

September 19, 2019 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Eastman Employee Center, 400 South Wilcox Drive
Kingsport, TN 37660 United States
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Our communications efforts, despite how thoughtful, do not always go as planned, so Dr. Cook will provide tips and tactics that help to regain that audience who just swiped right on your ad. The purpose of this session is to walk away remembering three words: Coke, Papaw, Kiddo. While that doesn’t make much sense now, Dr. Cook will use those three words to capture something memorable and useful. In today’s society, we are learning one headline at a time, and it…

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October 2019

Humanizing Healthcare with Chowning Aguilera

October 10, 2019 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Millennium Centre, 2001 Millennium Pl
Johnson City, TN 37604 United States
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This month, PRSA and AAF have partnered to bring you a new perspective on the evolving role of advertising, marketing and public relations in healthcare.  Healthcare is often lamented to be slow to change and behind compared to other industries. In what other setting do we go in without an understanding of what we will pay for before we make a purchasing decision? In fact, we’ve become adept at price shopping and comparison in most aspects of our lives—think about…

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November 2019

Change the Default with Erin Fenley

November 14, 2019 @ 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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Advertising and marketing play a large role in creating and supporting social norms in our society. During this talk, we’ll take a look at how these platforms can be utilized for the purposes of elevating sustainability through messaging techniques, behavioral economics, and best practices. We’ll also explore audience savvy, greenwashing, and other pitfalls along the way. Date: November 14, 11:30 am - 1:00 pm Location: ACFCU Community Room Food: Firehouse BBQ Erin Fenley is an experienced designer with a commitment…

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January 2020

How to Stand Out in a Crowded Market with Katie Elenberger

January 30 @ 11:30 pm
Eastman Employee Center, 400 South Wilcox Drive
Kingsport, TN 37660 United States
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Crucial to business and individual growth, is building your brand experience and attracting and only speaking to your ideal clients. This talk will cover ways that you can easily turn your clients into repeat customers, build brand evangelists and stand out in a way that is authentic. We will go over a few proven strategies and practical examples on how you can change things up, adjust your process and infuse new ideas to get you on your way to building…

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February 2020

Super Bowl Ad Breakdown

February 20 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Johnson City Public Library, 100 W Millard St
Johnson City, TN 37604 United States
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  For most people, the Super Bowl is all about the football game. For advertisers (certainly not most people), the Super Bowl is all about everything but the football game. It’s about the food. It’s about the party. And more than anything, it’s about the SUPER BOWL COMMERCIALS – the most expensive, most watched, and most criticized spots of the year. Whether you love them or you hate them, one thing’s for sure, you’re going to have an opinion on…

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The GreAAAtest Show

February 29 @ 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Blackthorn Country Club, 1501 Ridges Club Drive
Jonesborough, TN 37659 United States
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  Come one, come all to the GreAAAtest Show in the World! February 29, 2020   |   5:30-9pm   For one night only, you can witness daring feats never before seen in the history of advertising. Marvel at the fearless competitors as they trapeze the challenges of video production, juggle the facets of campaign development, place their head into the lion’s mouth of web development, and contort themselves with communication planning. These awe-inspiring feats and many more await you at the…

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March 2020

Operating at the Speed of Culture with Bradley Eshbach

March 26 @ 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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  In accordance with direction from AAF, the World Health Organization, and the Center for Disease Control, AAF Northeast Tennessee has decided to postpone our March lunch and learn event scheduled for Thursday, March 26, 2020. The health and wellbeing of our community, AAF members, students, and guest speakers are our top priority. We will monitor the situation and share a new date in the future. Social isn’t just another media channel-- it’s the only place you can actually connect…

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April 2020

How to Maximize Customer Engagement from Your Couch with Brad Bode

April 30 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Facebook Live TN United States

  In accordance with direction from AAF, the World Health Organization, and the Center for Disease Control, AAF Northeast Tennessee has decided to postpone our March lunch and learn event scheduled for Thursday, March 26, 2020. The health and wellbeing of our community, AAF members, students, and guest speakers are our top priority. We will monitor the situation and share a new date in the future. In this webinar, Brad will focus on how you can pivot your social media…

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May 2020

2020 VIRTUAL Student Portfolio Review

May 16 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
TN United States

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. This year students will have the chance to schedule 15-minute video call sessions with local professionals to review their portfolio.   In the past, our professional reviewers included freelancers and hiring managers from Creative Energy, Ntara, Eastman, Bed in a…

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How Publicizing the Pandemic has Affected the Newsroom

May 27 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Facebook Live TN United States

  The health and wellbeing of our community, AAF members, students, and guest speakers are our top priority, so this month's AAF luncheon will be a Zoom Event.  In this webinar, you will hear firsthand how the global pandemic has affected the newsroom from day one to current events. Each news media expert will explain their normal role in the newsroom and share how that role has changed due to the pandemic. Along the way, they have each learned what…

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