AAF meeting scheduled for Feb. 10

Posted 2-3-2014 by Barrie Hill

The student chapter of the American Advertising Federation invites all students to attend the organization's next installment of the Ad Talks Speaker Series: Google AdWords & Internet Marketin. The guest speaker will be Linsey Fagan, Interactive Recruiter at Onward Search.

Fagan is an expert in online brand marketing. With experience launching her own eCommerce website and skills in a variety of online marketing platforms including SEO, branding and paid search, Fagan will share effective strategies to get noticed on the Web.

"Students will have the opportunity to gain insight into the analytics side of the advertising industry and to network with an industry professional," explained Jason Clayden, AAF chapter president. "Students from every major are welcome to attend."

The meeting will be held from 4 to 5 p.m., Monday, Feb. 10, in Room 409 of the Fine Arts building.

The AAF's upcoming meetings include:

Mon Feb. 17: General Body Meeting (FAB 409, 4-5pm)
Mon Mar. 3: General Body Meeting (FAB 409, 4-5pm)
Mon Mar. 17: General Body Meeting (FAB 409, 4-5pm)
Mon Mar. 31: General Body Meeting
Mon Apr 14: General Body Meeting
Mon Apr 28: General Body Meeting

AAF is also working on a special project this semester to help advertise and promote the Movin’ Mavs.

“The Movin’ Mavs have a national tournament hosting here at UTA in March, and we want to help them get a great fan turnout,” explained Jeff Williams, Department of Communication Advertising specialist and AAF faculty advisor.

The students spent a recent work day with the Movin’ Mavs to get the project underway and will be rolling out advertising and promotional materials in the weeks to come.

For more information on the student chapter of The American Advertising Federation at UT Arlington, check out the group's Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/AAFMavs or follow on Twitter: @uta_aaf.


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