Arnold Wins Diversity Prize

BOSTON Havas’ Arnold today received the Arnold Rosoff Award honoring outstanding diversity initiatives.

The Ad Club of Boston and the Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce present the prize.

“Arnold Rosoff founded our agency 60 years ago based on the principles of inclusion and creativity,” said Fran Kelly, Arnold’s CEO. “We are so proud to continue his legacy and look forward to growing the initiatives we are being honored for.”

In the past year, Boston-based Arnold spearheaded the development of the “AdColor Industry Initiative,” in collaboration with the Ad Club of New York, the Association of National Advertisers, the American Advertising Federation, the American Association of Advertising Agencies and the Advertising Research Foundation. AdColor promotes increased diversity and inspire current and future multicultural professionals by celebrating the accomplishments of diverse role models.

Arnold also established the AAF “Most Promising Minority Student Alumni Rising Star Award,” which honors an alumnus of the program for career achievement, community involvement and commitment to a career in advertising. Winners are awarded a $2,000 scholarship.