It is time to nominate those exceptional people who make a difference in our industry, our community, and our lives for the highest award AAF Memphis has to offer - the Silver Medal Award.
The Silver Medal Award recognizes an entire career of outstanding accomplishment and contribution in advertising. Nominations must be made in writing according to the following criteria, and the nominee must meet all the criteria to be eligible.
Contribution to company: The nominee must have achieved success in one or more of these areas of work: ad agency, advertiser, media, academia, or advertising service.
Creative ability: The nominee must have shown a consistent, high degree of creative, original thinking in the area of advertising in which the nominee has worked.
Contributions to the general advancement of advertising: The nominee must have worked to increase the stature and raise the standards of the advertising profession.
Contributions to the community: The nominee must have been active in civic, religious, or other groups dedicated to some phase of human or social welfare.
Anyone can make a nomination for this award. Nominees need not be members of AAF Memphis.
A panel of past Silver Medal recipients serves as the selection committee.
Nominations should be no longer than 2,000 words and must include contact information for the person making the nomination. There is no particular form to follow. Previous nominations may be resubmitted for consideration. All nominations should be sent as an attachment to your e-mail. A video will need to be produced for the honoree, covering his/her achievements. This will need to be arranged by the nominator.
Nominations must be received by 5pm, Tuesday, October 31, 2017.
Email your nomination to aafmemphis [at] gmail [dot] com.read more
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