Call for 2019 silver medal Award nominations
Nomination Deadline: by Friday, May 3rd, 2019
Ceremony Date: TBD (May)
Charlotte members are invited to submit nominations for the prestigious 2019 Silver Medal Award. This year's Silver Medal winner will be honored locally during a luncheon for all AAF Charlotte members and guests.
How it works.
Step 1: Who do you know or work with that deserves to be recognized by the Charlotte advertising community?
Step 2: View the nomination criteria below to see if they would be a good fit?
Step 3: Fill out the below form or email the nomination essay to firstname.lastname@example.org.
What is the AAF Silver Medal Award?
The AAF Silver Medal Award Program was established in 1959 to recognize men and women who have made outstanding contributions to advertising and who have been active in furthering the industry's standards, creative excellence and responsibility in areas of social concern. Annually, AAF clubs around the nation bestow this honor upon outstanding members of their local advertising communities. Past winners include:
Donna Forbes – Director of Accounts at White Advertising
David Oakley – Creative Director at BooneOakley
Jason Hausman – GM at Groundcrew Studios and Owner/Composer at Hot Sake
Peggy Brookhouse – President at Luquire George Andrews
Theckla Sterrett – Founder of Saturday Brand Communications
Jennifer Appleby – President and CCO at Wray Ward
Russ Dymond – Author and Retired Creative Director of Sterrett Dymond Advertising
John Causby – COO at Groundcrew Studios
Bill Loeffler – Past Chairman at LKM
Jim Mountjoy – Past CD at LKM and Director of EYE Creative Lab at BooneOakley
Steve Luquire – CEO at Luquire George Andrews
Larry Sprinkle – First Warn Storm Team Forecaster at WCNC
Silver Medal Award Criteria
The Silver Medal winner will be selected by a panel of judges made up of past winners and AAF Charlotte board members and officers. Judges use the following criteria when making their selections:
Contribution to His/Her Company: The recipient must have achieved success in one of the following areas of work: advertising agency, advertiser, media or advertising service.
Creative Ability: The recipient must have shown a consistent, high degree of original thinking in their field.
Contributions to the General Advancement of Advertising: The recipient must have worked to increase the stature and raise the standards of the advertising profession.
Contributions to the Community: The recipient should be someone who has been active in civic, religious, or other groups dedicated to human or social welfare.
Silver Medal Award nomination Form
Using the selected criteria above, please tell the committee why this person should be the 2019 Silver Medal Award recipient. Please use as much space as necessary to explain how this person fulfills the qualities of the Silver Medal Award.
Questions? Email your nomination to email@example.com