Upcoming Events

Sep 13

September Meet & Eat: How to Make Your Creative More Courageous

Speaker Shane Santiago of Braverly has brought big ideas to world-renowned brands like Disney, the NBA, Daytona International Speedway, Paramount Pictures and Sony Pictures, to name a few.

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Oct 1

October Meet & Eat : Learning, Loving & Leading - 10 Simple Lessons That Have Had A Profound Impact on My Life and Career

Speaker Jeff Jones, CEO & President of H&R Block. He was previously with Uber, Target, and agencies working with Coca-Cola and Gap.

Oct 11

AAF-Dayton Pedal Wagon Event

Join AAF Dayton for a fun evening of cardio and networking on Dayton’s Pedal Wagon! Seating limited to the first 15

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Public Announcements

 

2018 Hermes Winners

Congratulations to the 2018 Hermes/ADDY Winners!

And congratulations to the 2018 AAF Silver Medal recipient - David Bowman!

JUDGE'S CHOICE AWARDS 

  • paperreka for Glass Cactus - Glass Cactus Branding



  • paperreka for paperreka - 12 Musketeers 2018 Calendar



  • Real Art for Five Rivers MetroParks - Champions Campaign



  • Real Art for Palo Alto Networks - We Belive Wall


BEST OF SHOW

  • Boom Crate Studios for Dayton Children's Hospital - The Builder


     

ADVERTISING INDUSTRY SELF-PROMOTION

GOLD

  • paperreka for paperreka - 12 Musketeers 2018 Calendar




  • Real Art for Real Art Anthology Greatest Hits Vol 1




  • Wilson Advertising Inc for Wilson Agency Website



     

SILVER

  • Boom Crate Studios - Boom Crate Studios 
  • Boom Crate Studios - Boom Crate Studios Party
  • Jetpack for 12 Musketeers - 12 Musketeers 2018 Website Design
  • Jetpack for Jetpack Website Design
  • Wilson Advertising Inc for Wilson Agency Blogs
  • Wilson Advertising Inc for Wilson Beer Flight Mailer


BRONZE

  • Boom Crate Studios for Boom Crate T-Shirt
  • Boom Crate Studios for Boom Crate Studios Memorial Day Animation
  • Boom Crate Studios For Boom Crate Holiday Gifts
  • Dragonfly Editorial for Dragonfly Editorial Branding
  • Jetpack for Jetpack 2017 Holiday Card
  • Jetpack for Jetpack Brand Guidlines
  • Real Art for Real Art Projecting Success
  • Think Patented for Think Patented Noodle
  • Think Patented for Think Patented - Quanta Brochure

 

CROSS PLATFORM

GOLD

  • Warped Wing Brewing Company - Flyer Red

       


 

 

SILVER

  • Catapult Creative for Burkhardt Engineers & Surveyors - Branding
  • Submarine House for Submarine House Bottom Dweller IPA
  • Warped Wing Brewing Company - CreepShow Campaign
  • Warped Wing Brewing Company - Abominator Campaign
  • Wilson Advertising Inc for Teradata - Teradata Ten


BRONZE

  • Cox Media Group Ohio for Dayton.com - Dayton.com's Best of Dayton
  • School of Advertisng Art for SAA 2017-18 Be Campaign
  • The Ohlmann Group for Hartzell Propeller - Props and Hops 2017
  • Warped Wing Brewing Company - Self Starter campaign
  • Wilson Advertising Inc for KEIR Educational Resources 
  • Wilson Advertising Inc for Teradata - Teradata PARTNERS Conference
  • Wilson Advertising Inc for Teradata - Teradata Executive Forum

 

ELEMENTS OF ADVERTISING

GOLD

  • Boom Crate Studios for Dayton Children's Hospital - The Builder copywriting



  • Boom Crate Studios for Dayton Children's Hospotal - Tall Tales copywriting



  • paperreka for Glass Cactus - Glass Cactus Logo



  • Real Art for Krush Technologies - ooVoo Logo



SILVER

  • Boom Crate Studios for Dayton Children's Hospital - The Builder cinematography
  • Boom Crate Studios for Dayton Children's Hospital - Tall Tales cinematography
  • Boom Crate Studios for Dayton Children's Hospital - GWN People
  • Boom Crate Studios for PSA Airlines - The PSA Way
  • C-3 Group for Imbrium Systems - Stormceptor 3D Modeling & Animation
  • paperreka for paperreka 12 Musketeers 18 calendar animation
  • Real Art for Lowes Home Improvement - Lowes Black Friday Product Photos
  • School of Advertising Art - Be Campaign Chalk Photo Series
  • Wilson Advertising Inc for Teradata - Teradata PARTNERS Conference


BRONZE

  • Boom Crate Studios for PSA Airlines - Leading the Way
  • Boom Crate Studios for PSA Airlines - Flight Attendant
  • Catapult Creative for City of Trotwood - Logo Design
  • Kettering Health Network for Cancer Center Commercial-Super Bowl
  • ManaVision, Inc. for Butler Heating and Air Conditioning - Butler Branding Spots
  • Premier Health for Neal Gittleman Social Takeover
  • Premier Health for Winter Sports Medicine Ad
  • Real Art for One10 Marketing - One10 Logo
  • The Ohlmann Group for Trimbachs Body Shop - Wreck Theme Campaign
  • Wilson Advertising Inc for ASG Technologies - ASG "Interesting Times"
  • Wilson Advertising Inc for Teradata - Teradata Ten
  • Wilson Advertising Inc for PARTNERS Robot Wars Experience

 

FILM, VIDEO, & SOUND

GOLD

  

SILVER

  • Boom Crate Studios for Dayton Children's Hospital - TallTales
  • Boom Crate Studios for PSA Airlines - PSA Way
  • Boom Crate Studios for School of Advertising Art - SAA Gabbi
  • Fahlgren Mortine for Emerson - New Compressor Teaser
  • Kettering Health Network - Kettering Cardiac Patient Story
  • Miller Creative Strategies, MMC for Park-N-Go Airport Parking, Inc. - Family
  • Real Art for Bonbright Distributors - Bonbright-Building the Tasting Room
  • Real Art for Danis - Portrait of a Building
  • Real Art for GE Aviation - T-901 Video
  • Real Art for Lowes Home Improvement - Lowes Black Friday DIY Escape Room
  • The Ohlmann Group for CareSource - Covered with Kindness Mobile App
  • Victoria Theatre Association for Making History: Victoria Theatre

 

BRONZE

  • Boom Crate Studios for Dayton Children's Hospital - TallTales Ortho
  • Boom Crate Studios for PSA Airlines - Flight Attendant
  • Boom Crate Studios for School of Advertising Art - SAA-Be You
  • Cox Media Group Ohio for Dayton Daily News - DDN-Worth Knowing
  • DHProductions for Spectrum Sports - Dayton Flyers Top 10 Players
  • Kettering Health Network - Cardiac Spot-Wilson Health Version
  • Kettering Health Network - Cardiac Spot (KHN Version)
  • Kettering Health Network - Cancer Center Commercial-Super Bowl
  • ManaVision, Inc. for Butler Heating and Air Conditioning - Butler Branding Spots
  • Miller Creative Strategies, LLC for Park-N-Go Airport Parking, Inc. - Park-N-Go Airport Parking Business 
  • Real Art for Globe Food Equipment Co. - Globe Foods "More" Movie Trailer
  • Real Art for LexisNexis - "Open" Mailer Video
  • Real Art for Premier Health Partners - Volume to Value
  • Real Art for Premier Health Partners - Virtual Visit
  • Sabatino West/Yeck Brothers Company for Tennessee Valley Authority - This Little Light of Mine
  • Sabatino West/Yeck Brothers Company for Tennessee Valley Authority - Stay Connected
  • School of Advertising Art - SAA Graduate Story-Caitlin
  • The Ohlmann Group for CareSource - Indiana HIP TV "The Lift"
  • University of Dayton Media Production Group for University of Dayton - Senior Campus Visit Intro

 

ONLINE/INTERACTIVE

GOLD

 

SILVER

  • Fahlgren Mortine for Emerson - Virtual Store Interactive
  • Jetpack for Babbage Simmel - Website Design
  • Jetpack for Daavlin Phototherapy - Website Design
  • Real Art for Ali Industries, Inc. - Finish First Website

 

BRONZE

  • Fahlgren Mortine for Emerson - Fit Matters Campaign
  • LMG for VolunteerHub - Website
  • Premier Health - Neal Gittleman Social Takeover
  • Premier Health - Jenny's Journey
  • Real Art for GE Honda - FASTER Web Pate
  • Real Art for Winsupply - Libby AR App
  • Real Art for Kaiser Permanente - Kaiser Permanente Games
  • Wilson Advertising Inc for Teradata - TDTen "Balloon Pop" Contest

 

OUT-OF-HOME & AMBIENT MEDIA

GOLD

  • Real Art for Audi of America, Inc. - 2017 AFI Event Installation



  • Real Art for Palo Alto Networks - We Believe Wall


 

SILVER

  • Real Art for Annette Miller Architects - Miami U-Shriver Welcom Center
  • Real Art for Dayton Freight Lines, Inc. - Learning Center Environment Design
  • Real Art for ITW Food Equipment Group - 2017 Game Night Mixer & Stickers
  • Real Art for Palo Alto Networks - Marble Run
  • Wilson Advertising Inc for Conagra Foods - ANC Food Truck Booth

 

BRONZE

  • Boom Crate Studios for Dayton Children's Hospital - Tall Tales
  • Cox Media Group Ohio for Cox Media Group/K99.1FM - Concerts for a Cause
  • Premier Health - Accolates Campaign
  • Real Art for Annette Miller Architects - Miami U-Shriver Center Wayfinding
  • Real Art for Palo Alto Networks - PRYSM Wall
  • The Ohlmann Group for Graceworks Lutheran Services - Rock Steady Boxing at Bethany
  • TriComB2B for Flottweg Separation Technology - Flottweg Trailer Design
  • Wilson Advertising Inc for Teradata - PARTNERS Signage

 

PRINT ADVERTISING

GOLD

  • Real Art for GE Aviation - You Can't Manufacture Trust Ad


 

SILVER

  • Fahlgren Mortine for Swisslog - Industry 4.0 Print Ad Campaign

 

BRONZE

  • Kettering Health Network - Spiritual Message Ad Campaign
  • LexisNexis - LexisNexis Rule of Law Ad

 

PUBLIC SERVICE

GOLD

  • LMG for Mathile Institute - Website

  • Real Art for Five Rivers MetroParks Foundation - Champions Campaign


 

SILVER

  • Boom Crate Studios for Good Samaritan Hospital Foundation - Rays of Hope
  • Boom Crate Studios for Stand With Jean Fundraising - Hope Jean T-Shirt
  • Knack Creative for YWCA of Dayton - We Are YWCA Girls Inc. Girls

 

BRONZE

  • Boom Crate Studios for National Aviation Heritage Area - NAHA-Erik Lindbergh
  • DHProductions for Miami Valleu Regional Planning Commission - MVRPC #6
  • Kettering Health Network - Pause Toolkit
  • Kettering Health Network - Week of Renewal booklet
  • The Ohlmann Group for Area Agency on Aging - Annual Report-Support is Our Strength
  • The Ohlmann Group for Wright Image Group - Triumph of Flight Campaign
  • Wright Brothers Institute - Historical Spirit-Modern Innovation

 

SALES & MARKETING

GOLD

  • paperreka for Glass Cactus - Branding




  • School of Advertising Art - 2018-19 Catalog & Student Handbook




  • University of Dayton - Tuition Plan Outcomes Campaign

       


  • Warped Wing Brewing Company - Liquid Picnic cans



 

SILVER

  • LMG for Mudlick Tap House - T-Shirt
  • paperreka for Audrey Sells - Skinfoodie Packaging
  • paperreka for Audrey Sells - Skinfoodie Collateral
  • Real Art for Bonbright Distributors - Bonbright Crowler Design
  • Real Art for Old Scratch Pizza - T-Shirts
  • School of Advertising Art - Reveal32 Invitation
  • School of Advertising Art - 2017-18 Open House Invitiation Set

 

BRONZE

  • Cox Media Group Ohio - Camp CMG Ohio
  • Kargl Graphic Design for University of Dayton Student Development/Edel Jesse  - UD Student Dev Annual Report
  • Kettering Health Network - Sacred Nursing Stories Book
  • LexisNexis - Daylight Savings Mailer
  • LMG for Sychrony Financial - Luxury Holiday Dealer Kit
  • Real Art for First Four Events Foundation, Inc. - 2017 First Four T-Shirts
  • Real Art for GE Honda - FASTER Brochure
  • The Ohlmann Group for CareSource - Annual Report "Purpose"
  • Think Patented - Bitstorm Connect Business Cards
  • Wilson Advertising Inc for Teradata - Executive Forum Direct Mail/Invite
  • Wilson Advertising Inc for Teratata - TDTen Party-in-a-Box

 

STUDENT

THE DAN JOHNSON AWARD FOR CREATIVE EXCELLENCE

  • Sean Cloonan of School of Advertising Art - Pinchflat Poster




  • Hadley Rodebeck of University of Dayton - Orpheus Fall 2017


 

SILVER

  • Megan Bollheimer and Hadley Rodebeck of University of Dayton - Orpheus Magazine Spring 2017
  • Hadley Rodebeck of University of Dayton - Trail Town Pale Ale Beer Can Design
  • Catie Burton of School of Advertising Art - Discover Bar Harbor
  • Hailey Burchfield of School of Advertising Art - Personal Branding
  • Laura Roberts of School of Advertising Art - Tacos and Whatnot Branding
  • Schyler Fehr-Hemmerle of School of Advertising Art - Scoops Branding
  • Schyler Fehr-Hemmerle of School of Advertising Art - Barios Branding
  • Cesar Escobar of School of Advertising Art - Tres Amigos Branding
  • Catie Burton of School of Advertising Art - Sleeping Bar Packaging
  • Emma Geswein of School of Advertising Art - Amaranthine Packaging
  • Anne Beneke of School of Advertising Art - Sidekick Branding
  • Caitlin Schneider of University of Dayton - Facing Dayton Book Design

 

BRONZE

  • Emily Buerschen of School of Advertising Art - Flower Poster Series
  • Cheyenne Broaddrick of School of Advertising Art - Crafty Trash
  • Sydney Rose of School of Advertising Art - Humane Society Website and App
  • Megan Miller of School of Advertising Art - Courthouse Website
  • Aryn Landes of School of Advertising Art - Young's Jersey Dairy Website
  • Aryn Landes of School of Advertising Art - Passpark
  • Lucky New of School of Advertising Art - ISFF Event Brochure
  • Caleb Ritter of School of Advertising Art - Woolly Mammoth Packaging
  • Megan Miller of School of Advertising Art - Arrow Flight Packaging
  • Jake Rinehart of School of Advertising Art - Doughnuts and Deadlifts
  • Camryn Newsom of School of Advertising Art - Lego Movie Video Game Packaging
  • Jake Rinehart - Thirsty Monk Packaging
  • Hunter Rupp - Personal Branding
  • Catie Burton of School of Advertising Art - Bug ID App
  • Catie Burton of School of Advertising Art - Food Truck Raly Website
  • Catie Burton of School of Advertising Art - Star Date Website
  • Lucy Bratton of University of Dayton - Facing Dayton Project-I stayed.
  • Nyla Sauter of University of Dayton - Facing Project: Gwen's Story
  • Josie Libecap of University of Dayton - Politicized
  • Emma Kauffman of University of Dayton - Facing Dayton Poster