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2018 Tucson ADDY Awards CFE
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The AAF Tucson Board of Directors and ADDY Committee are excited about the new ADDY season! 

We want to make you aware of some changes that will showcase your outstanding creative work in this year's competition. We hope you are already thinking about the great work you have created in 2016 and what you plan to enter!

ALL entries submitted in the competition will be on display in our Creative Showcase Gallery for a celebration of advertising at the ADDY Awards event on March 3, 2018, at Casino Del Sol.

Be sure to submit TWO copies of each entry and one 4 x 6" printed copy of your company or school logo to be displayed with your work.

The entry deadline date is Wednesday, January 10, 2018, with volunteers available to accept entries from 9 am until 3 pm

All local Gold AND Silver winning entries will be automatically forwarded to the District level competition without an additional entry fee. 

Gold & Silver District winners will be eligible to compete at the national level. Gold winners will be automatically forwarded and Silver winners will be notified by AAF of their eligibility to compete.

Please mark your calendar and plan to join us at the 37th Annual Tucson ADDY Awards 
on Saturday, March 3, 2018, at the beautiful Casino Del Sol Resort!

We look forward to seeing your outstanding work in this year’s competition!


 

Meet this year's judging panel:

R Campbell
Robert Campbell
, CD
808 Productions

          

Robert Campbell is Partner and Creative Director of 808inc., a Houston-based creative and production studio. Formerly a senior writer with BBDO Houston, Robert has created memorable, award-winning advertising for a variety of national and regional clients. He’s written for print, web, broadcast, outdoor, bathroom walls—and has directed numerous commercials. In addition to receiving a Cannes Lion, his work has been featured in Ad Age, Creativity, Adweek, AdCritic.com’s Top 10, TBS’s Funniest Commercials on Television and a BBC Documentary on Advertising, which he hasn’t seen.

C Smith
Courtney Smith Kramer, 
CCO
Purematter Brand Marketing + Interactive
 

Courtney Smith Kramer is the co-founder and Executive Creative Director for Silicon Valley marketing firm Purematter, named as one of 2016’s “Top 50 Most Influential Social Media Marketing brands” by Onalytica. She is proud to be one of the only 3% of female creative directors in the United States.

An accomplished creative strategist, storyteller, writer and designer, she has earned hundreds of creative awards and jurors’ creative competitions across the country.

Her first book, “21 Reasons Creativity is Like Sex”, launched as a #1 Business Humor book on Amazon in Fall 2016 (and was blacklisted subsequently for 2 months because they literally judged a book by its cover as adult content. It’s back up now.)

Courtney and her business and life partner, Bryan Kramer, just launched a new online membership community called “Own Your Line” that helps entrepreneurs grow their bottom lines by getting clear in their brand and marketing. They also co-host “#H2Hchat together, a live weekly show about Humanizing Business that airs Mondays at 12 noon PST.

C Cooke
Craig Cooke, CEO
Rhythm Interactive

 

Craig Cooke brings more than 20 years of interactive, marketing and management experience to Rhythm Interactive, based in Houston.

As CEO, Craig drives the direction of the company through his vision, strategic development, and execution. Craig is actively involved in marketing initiatives, research and development, business development, vendor selection and strategic partner development. Craig takes a consultative approach to problem-solving with clients. Essentially, Craig believes in helping people achieve their goals and demands excellence and accountability of himself and his team.

Favorite quote: Personality can open doors, but only character can keep them open. - Elmer G. Letterman