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.
Membership Offerings and Beyond
Your support allows us to continue our Public Service, Diversity, and Government Relations efforts. With your membership, we will continue to promote advertising as a profession to high school students through AAF in the Classroom and AdScape. We will continue to donate advertising resources to local non-profits with our public service initiatives. We will continue to represent the interests of the advertising industry, both locally and nationally, through our Government relationship efforts.
Being a member of AAF Roanoke has a lot of perks, including the following.
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.
AAF works to protect advertising from legislation and regulation on all levels of government through of grassroots activities.
AAF Roanoke hosts events with renowned national speakers, featuring interesting, timely and relevant topics.
The Western Virginia American Advertising Awards 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.
Members receive discounts with national companies like FedEx, Hertz, ADWEEK, Mutual of Omaha and others. Visit aaf.org for a complete list of discounts!
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.
Small Business (3 seats): $500
Corporate (5 seats): $760
Programming and Gala Tickets will be a la carte. Gala tickets for members will be $75 each for the number of seats in your membership. Programming ticket costs will be determined on a case-by-case basis.
We want to invite you to grow with us through professional development and community enrichment as part of the advertising industry. Join us!