Calendar of Events

Reaching the Yurban Consumer
Chicago, March 20

Burrell Communications’ Yurban division, which specializes in marketing to multicultural urban youth, sponsors this Chicago Advertising Federation seminar at the Hyatt. For info, call (847) 375-4728, fax (877) 734-9560 or visit

Entertainment-Marketing Event
West Hollywood, Calif., March 25

The Los Angeles Media Research Council hosts “Entertainment Marketing: Is It Worth the Price of Admission?” with Adweek national news editor Jack Feuer at the Wyndham Bel Age hotel. To register, contact Tracy Edwards at (323) 370-8563 or

Knowledge+Networking Event
New York, March 25

The New York American Marketing Association presents “Integrated Marketing: Opportunities and Challenges” at Lighthouse International. For info or to register, call (212) 687-3280, ext. 245, or visit

DTC Conference
Boston, March 25-27

The DTC National Conference and Exposition takes place at the Sheraton Boston. For info or to register, call (973) 328-9997 or visit

4A’s Account Management Workshop
Southfield, Mich., April 3-4

The American Association of Advertising Agencies Michigan Council seminar takes place at The Westin Southfield Detroit. For info, call Bob Linden at (212) 850-0750 or visit

Management Conference
New Orleans, April 9-11

The American Association of Advertising Agencies’ event takes place at The Ritz-Carlton. For info, call (212) 850-0735 or visit

Hip Hop Meets Madison Ave.
New York, April 14

The Center for Communication event takes place at the CUNY Graduate Center. For info, call (212) 686-5005, e-mail or visit

Auto-Marketing Conference
Detroit, May 6

The Automotive Interactive Marketing Symposium, presented by the Direct Marketing Association of Detroit, in affiliation with the American Marketing Association—Detroit Chapter and GLIMA, The Interactive Marketing Association, takes place at the Detroit Athletic Club. For info or to register, call (248) 478-4888 or visit

Miami Beach, Fla., May 18-21

The Clios Festival takes place at the Eden Roc Resort and Spa. For info or to register, visit; for questions, call (212) 683-4300, fax (212) 683-4796 or e-mail

Effie Awards New York
June 4

The New York American Marketing Association’s gala takes place at the Marriott Marquis. For info, contact Darin Aurvichitaroon at (212) 687-3280, ext. 222, or, or visit