EFFIE TIME The New York American Marketing Association will host the 2002 Effie Awards Gala at the New York Marriott Marquis. At the event, Visa and Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia will be inducted into the Marketing Hall of Fame. June 5. For more info or to purchase tickets, call (212) 687-3280, ext. 222, or visit

GOING GLOBAL The Association of National Advertisers’ 2002 Global Marketing Conference will take place at The Ritz-Carlton, Key Biscayne, Fla. June 9-11. For more info or to register, visit

40 AND UNDER The American Advertising Federation seeks nominations of adver tising “superachievers” ages 40 and under for its Advertising Hall of Achievement. Nominees will be evaluated on the basis of their leadership, career achievements and personal qualities. The deadline for sub missions is June 14; inductees will be announced at a cere mony to be held in New York on Nov. 19. For info, contact Lisa Rubin at (202) 371-2323 or