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.


Professional Development

Further your professional education through events, workshops and other tools such as AAF’s “From the Source” professional development webinars.



AAF Roanoke members represent the top marketers, agencies and industry suppliers in the area, making it a great place to find a new client, job or business opportunity.


Government Relations

AAF works to protect advertising from legislation and regulation on all levels of government through of grassroots activities.


Member Events

AAF Roanoke hosts events with renowned national speakers, featuring interesting, timely and relevant topics.



The American Advertising Awards of Western Virginia rewards the best of creative excellence in advertising.



AAF helps companies leverage growth opportunities in multicultural markets and build successful multicultural marketing and advertising teams.


Young Professional Development

Ad 2 Roanoke is designed for advertising and marketing professionals 32-years-old and younger. Members of Ad 2 benefit from networking with industry leaders while growing their talents and skills. For more information visit


National Network

When you become a member of AAF Roanoke, you’re also a member of the national American Advertising Federation, with more than 40,000 communications professionals.


Business Discounts

Members receive discounts with national companies like FedEx, Hertz, ADWEEK, Mutual of Omaha and others. Visit for a complete list of discounts!

*Memberships are billed and renewed annually.

*Memberships are billed and renewed annually.