IABC/ATLANTAInternational Association of Business Communicators presents “Branding: Put Your Brand to Work in the Marketplace.” At the Peasant Uptown at Phipps Plaza. Begins 11:30 a.m. Info: (770) 457-2358NOVEMBER 28

IAA/MIAMIInternational Advertising Association’s holiday party. Bring a toy for free admittance. Info: (305) 461-3254DECEMBER 7

MAX/ATLANTAEntry deadline for the annual Marketing Award for Excellence, sponsored by Georgia State University’sCollege of Businessand the Atlanta Business Chronicle.Info: (404) 651-2740DECEMBER 13

DMA/ORLANDO, FLA.Direct Marketing Association sponsors a sales workshop. At the Sheraton Safari Hotel. Info: (212) 790-1500DECEMBER 14-15

AAF/SAN ANTONIOAmerican Advertising Federation’s call to entries deadline for the2001 Addy awards. Info: (210) 657-9437DECEMBER 15

DAL/DALLASEarly deadline for the local TOPS and Addy awards, sponsored by the Dallas Advertising League. Info: www.dallasadleague.orgDECEMBER 15