New York, Feb. 25
The New York American Marketing Association hosts “Influential Marketing: Targeting the Source of Consumer Trends” at Lighthouse International. For info, call (212) 687-3280, ext. 245, or visit www.nyama.org/network40.htm.
MIMC FINANCIAL-SERVICES SERIES
Boston, Feb. 25
The Massachusetts Interactive Media Council holds its “Technology in Financial Services Series” at Bingham McCutchen’s offices. To register, call (617) 227-2822, ext. 203, or e-mail email@example.com, with “Financial Services Series” in the subject line.
MARKETING TO BOOMERS WORKSHOP/SEMINAR
Short Hills, N.J., Feb. 26
Gianettino & Meredith hosts “Are You Talking to Me?: Truths About Marketing to 50+ Boomers” at its office. For info, call Pat Tesman at (800) 497-0622, ext. 414; to register, visit www.gandmagency.com/seminar_signup.asp.
Charlotte, N.C., March 1
The Charlotte Ad Club holds its awards show at the North Carolina Blumenthal Performing Arts Center. For info, visit www.charlotteadclub.com.
Design Competition Deadline
Entries for Print magazine’s Regional Design Annual 2003 are due March 3; art directors, designers, illustrators, photographers or other design professionals may submit printed communication published or appearing in the U.S. in 2002. For info, call (646) 742-0800, fax (646) 742-9211, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.printmag.org.
Directo days Conference
New York, March 3-4
The Direct Marketing Association Directo: Council for Hispanic Marketing presents “Beyond the Media Hype: Effectively Implementing and Executing Strategies for the Hispanic Market” at The Roosevelt Hotel. For info, call (212) 790-1500 or visit www.dmadirectodays.org.
The Denver Advertising Federation will hold its awards ceremony at the Denver Pavilions. For info, e-mail email@example.com or visit www.daf.org.
San Diego Ad Fund Ball
The San Diego Advertising Fund for Emergencies hosts its Black & White Ball to Benefit S.A.F.E. at Culy Trucking Warehouse Building. For info or tickets, call (858) 576-9833.
TELEVISION AD FORUM
New York, March 13
The Association of National Advertisers’ Television Advertising Forum takes place at The Plaza Hotel. For info, call (212) 697-5950. To register, visit www.ana.net.
ANA MARKETING SEMINARS
Chicago, March 17-19
The Association of National Advertisers hosts marketing-skills-enhancement seminars at the Hyatt Regency Woodfield. Topics include creative advertising, media strategy, and TV and print production. For info or to register, contact William Zengel at (212) 455-8022 or firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit www.ana.net/2003 seminars.
ADVERTISING HALL OF FAME
New York, March 18
The American Advertising Federation hosts the Advertising Hall of Fame at The Waldorf-Astoria. Inductees include Hall “Cap” Adams Jr., Phil Dusenberry, John H. Johnson, David Sarnoff and Dave Thomas. For info, contact Lisa Rubin at (800) 999-2231 or email@example.com, or visit www.aaf.org.
PHARMACEUTICAL MARKETING CONFERENCE
Princeton, N.J., March 18-19
The Strategic Research Institute hosts its Multicultural Pharmaceutical Marketing & PR conference, “Strengthening Relationships With Physicians, Consumers & Communities,” at the Hyatt Regency. For info or to register, call (888) 666-8514 or visit www.srinstitute.com.
ADVERTISING AGENCY EVOLUTION POST
9/11 Denver, March 19
The Denver Advertising Federation presents Louis Rubin, evp and chief marketing officer for Doremus, at the Marriott City Center. For info, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.daf.org.
Boston, March 25-27
The DTC National Conference and Exposition takes place at the Boston Sheraton Hotel. The DTC National Advertising Awards and the Top 25 DTC Pharmaceutical Marketers Awards will be presented. For info or to register, call (973) 328-9997 or visit www.dtcnational.com
Tysons Corner, Va., April 5
The DC Ad Club holds its awards ceremony at the Sheraton Premiere. For info, call (703) 683-5954.
The Dallas Society of Visual Communications holds its awards dinner at Fair Park. For info, call (214) 474-2900 or visit www.dsvc.org.
New York, April 28
New York Women in Communications holds its awards ceremony at The Waldorf-Astoria to honor women with outstanding career achievements. For info, visit www.matrix.nywici.org.
BRANDED ENTERTAINMENT SUMMIT
Beverly Hills, Calif., April 28-30
The International Institute of Research event takes place at the Beverly Hilton. For more info or to register, visit www.iir-global.com.
Miami Beach, Fla., May 18-21
The Clios Festival takes place at the Eden Roc Resort and Spa. For info or to register, visit www.clioawards.com; for questions, call (212) 683-4300, fax (212) 683-4796 or e-mail email@example.com.
INTERNATIONAL ADVERTISING FESTIVAL
Cannes, France, June 15-21
The entry deadline for film, outdoor and press is March 14; for Lions direct, March 21; for media Lions, March 28; for cyber Lions, April 11. For info, call 44 (0)20 7291 8444 or visit www.canneslions.com.
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