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“Mad Men” Panel: A Real Life Discussion of Advertising in the 60’s

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“Mad Men” Panel: A Real Life Discussion of Advertising in the 60’s
January 18, 2010
POSANA CAFÉ
1 Biltmore Avenue, Asheville
Luncheon & Program 11:30am to 1:00pm

The popularity of the AMC “Mad Men” TV series about a New York advertising in the 1960’s has inspired this real life discussion of what advertising was really like back then, offering insights into lessons learned and what is different about advertising today for better or worse.

PANELISTS (scheduled) include:
Ralph Callahan, Former CEO, Henderson Advertising, Greenville; Dick Murray, Retired Advertising Executive, New York & Dallas; Bob Crowe, Executive Director, Asheville Creative Services Group and former International Marketing Executive; Bob Hooper, Retired Radio and TV Personality, WESC Greenville, WLOS Asheville (Panel Moderator)

Luncheon Meeting: Check-in/Networking 11:30a to 12:00p, Club Business 12:00p-12:15p, Speaker Presentation 12:15p-1:00p

RSVP: January 14 to AAF-Asheville.org

($15 members; $25 guests. Sorry. No shows will be billed)

The First AAF Asheville ADDY Party – February 20th

Everything you need to know about the party is at the AAFASHEVILLE.org website.

http://www.aafasheville.org/aaf-asheville-addyr-awards-party.html

However, the down and dirty is:
When: Saturday, February 20, 2010

Where: The Venue, 21 N. Market Street, Downtown Asheville

How much: $40 if you buy tix before February 14h. $45 until February 18th

Why: To celebrate the premiere Addy Award party!

Join some funloving Ad pros for dinner!

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Hey, you gotta eat! Come enjoy a pre-fixe meal at a super price at one of Asheville’s great Italian restaurants. Just $22.50 per person….a super, incredible discounted deal! AAF Asheville are graphic designers, media types, marketing mavens…and we know how to party! Come have a great time….and enjoy a great deal!!!!!