Calendar of Events

Creative Marketing Conference Boston, May 14-15

Rockhurst University Continuing Education Center’s National Seminars Group sponsors the event at the Swissôtel. For info, call (800) 258-7246 or visit

AMA Crystal Awards Houston, May 15

Hosted by the Houston chapter of the American Marketing Association at the Houston Club. For info, visit

Belding Awards Los Angeles, May 15

The Advertising Club of Los Angeles holds the ceremony at The Wiltern. For info, call (323) 782-1044 or visit

Adstock Pittsburgh, May 16-17

The Pittsburgh Advertising Federation and District Two of the American Advertising Federation host “Adstock: Two Days of Peace, Love and Ads That Rock!” at the Omni William Penn Hotel. For info, visit; to register, contact Karen Love at (414) 364-4005 or

Clios Miami Beach, Fla., May 18-21

The 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

Strategic Marketing Conference Boston, May 19-21

Hosted by the American Marketing Association at the Boston Park Plaza. For info, visit

Marketing Financial Services New York, May 20

The Advertising Club luncheon, subtitled “The Fierce Competition for Share of Wallet,” takes place at the 200 Fifth Club. For info, visit

Radio for Breakfast Upper Montclair, N.J., May 20

Gianettino & Meredith hosts a roundtable discussion with WCBS-FM’s Bruce “Cousin Brucie” Morrow, Bob Shannon and Pat St. John at the Yogi Berra Museum. For info, visit

Corona: The Inside Story of America’s No. 1 Imported Beer New York, May 21

The New York American Marketing Association event takes place at the organization’s office. For info or to register, visit

Global wireless summit New York, May 22

Consect, a New York strategic-consulting firm, hosts “Generating Revenue From Mobile Content and Services” at the Japan Society. For info or to register, visit

Top 30 Companies for Executive Women New York, May 22

Advertising Women of New York and the National Association for Female Executives honor women in advertising and marketing at the New York Hilton. For info, call (212) 221-7969.

Atlanta ad club LUNCHEON May 27

The club hosts the monthly event at Maggiano’s in Buckhead. For info, visit

DM Days New York Conference & Expo June 2-4

Sponsored by the Direct Marketing Association at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center. For info, call (212) 790-1500 or visit

effie awards New York, June 4

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

AAF National Conference Los Angeles, June 4-7

Hosted by the American Advertising Federation at the Century Plaza Hotel. Addy Award winners will be announced at a June 7 gala. For info, visit

ADC Awards Gala & Exhibition New York, June 5

The Art Directors Club holds its awards show at its gallery. For info, call (212) 643-1440 or visit

OAAA/TAB National Convention and Trade Show Washington, June 8-10

Co-sponsored by the Outdoor Advertising Association of America and the Traffic Advertising Bureau at the Grand Hyatt. The Obie Awards gala takes place June 10. For info, call (202) 833-5566 or visit

AICP Show & Brand Integration honors New York, June 9

The Association of Independent Commercial Producers holds the Brand Integration Honors at MoMA Film at The Gramercy Theatre and the premiere of “The Art & Technique of the American Television Commercial” at The Metropolitan Museum of Art. For info, call (212) 929-3000, e-mail or visit

international advertising festival Cannes, France, June 15-21

For info, call 44 (0) 20 7291 8444 or visit

AAF Advertising Hall of Achievement Call for Entries deadline June 16

The American Advertising Federation seeks nominations of adver- tising superachievers age 40 and younger. The awards ceremony takes place Nov. 18 at The Waldorf-Astoria. For info, contact Lisa Rubin at (202) 371-2323 or

Print Advertising Forum New York, June 19

The Association of National Advertisers’ conference takes place at The Plaza Hotel. For info, visit

radio-mercury Awards New York, June 19

Takes place at The Waldorf-Astoria. For info, call (212) 681-7207, e-mail or visit


The Association of National Advertisers sponsors “Integrated Marketing Communications,” “Internet Advertising and Marketing” and “Mastering the Agency Relationship” at The Ritz-Carlton Phoenix. For info or to register, call (212) 697-5950 or visit