DENVER/June 25

The Denver Advertising Federation hosts a pre sentation titled “I Can’t Believe They Actually Ran That!” by Sally Hogshead, co-creative director of Robaire & Hogshead, at the Wolfgang Puck Grand Cafe in Denver. She will discuss unorthodox work created by R&H. Drinks are at 5:30 p.m.; the presentation begins at 6:30. To register, visit


The Portland Advertising Federation holds its annual Special Recog nition Awards honoring members of the Portland ad community at The MAC Club from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Gary Hirsch, founder of On Your Feet: Improvisation for Business, presents “Improvisation and the Underlying Grammar of Communication.” To register, visit


The Seattle Advertising Federation holds a luncheon presentation featuring DDB Seattle chief marketing officer Jan Edmondson. The topic is “Advertising & Marketing During an Economic Downturn—Hide or Seek?” The event is at Harborside in Seattle from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

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