Upcoming Events

Feb 25

Hermes Awards Ceremony

Celebrate the best creative from Dayton at this year's Hermes Awards Ceremony

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Feb 28

Dayton Mosaic Project

Introducing the first AAF-Dayton Mosaic Project. Be a part of it!

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Apr 6

April Lunch Meeting with Dr. Pepper Snapple Media VP

Join us, along with PRSA Dayton to hear Blaise D’Sylva, VP of Media for Dr. Pepper Snapple Group.

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Standards for Membership

ADOPTED BY THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS JULY 28, 2004 EFFECTIVE JULY 28, 2004

  • AAF-Dayton (AAF-D) will open its membership to persons of all races, creeds, and places of national origin.

  • This code sets out the general standards which members of the (AAF-D) are asked to observe. To qualify for and maintain membership in the (AAF-D), a member must:

  • Be involved with or work in the advertising, marketing, graphic arts, PR, or related industries.

  • Pay the appropriate membership fees as set by AAF-D.

  • Agree to the policies and procedures established by AAF-D.

  • Maintain an ethical approach to both personal and professional conduct.

  • Strive to uphold the integrity of AAF-D and the advertising industry by adhering to the Advertising Ethics and Principles set forth by the American Advertising Federation (AAF).

  • Members shall abide by the Truth in Advertising Plan and all established advertising guidelines.

  • Members shall abide by all local, state and federal laws and regulatory agencies.

  • Members must use the appropriate channels for leveling challenges.

  • Any member who does not conduct himself/herself in an appropriate professional manner, or engages in any activity deemed inappropriate and unprofessional will be dealt with by the board of directors and could result in forfeiture of membership.

  • The board responds to and assists in resolving any complaints made to the AAF-D board, AAF, Better Business Bureau (BBB) or to state or local Consumer Protection Agencies (or other such agencies).