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The Roanoke Chapter of the American Advertising Federation is the only professional organization devoted entirely to the business of advertising in the Roanoke and New River valleys.

Members enjoy the perks of staying up-to-date on trends in marketing, rubbing elbows with some of the best in the industry and will gain insights on how to succeed in this fast-paced and ever-changing business environment.

There’s a membership level for everyone from freelancers to agencies with programming and events rooted in professional development and networking.


The Unifying Voice of Advertising

BUZZ Kicks Off Season 3 with Happy Hour and Watch Party

To celebrate the premiere of Season 3 of BUZZ, all are invited to a Happy Hour on Aug. 3 at Olde Salem Brewery in downtown Roanoke and a free Watch Party on Aug. 9 at the Grandin Theatre.Launched in August 2020 on Blue Ridge PBS, BUZZ features Virginia nonprofit...

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2022 Western Virginia Advertising Award Winners

The best of advertising was honored Saturday, March 5, 2022 at the Western Virginia American Advertising Awards Gala in Roanoke. More than 150 were in attendance to celebrate the best of marketing and advertising in the region during the awards show at the Center on...

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Western Virginia Advertising Awards Call for Entries

AAF Roanoke will be honoring the best advertising created locally during 2021 and has issued its Call for Entries for the Western Virginia Advertising Awards. The annual competition recognizes exceptional professional and student advertising created in Southwest...

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