Calendar Of Events

Association of National Advertisers Agency Relations Forum

New York, Sept. 15

Relations between clients and agencies are under pressure due to an extremely short-term business environment, the complexity of delivering integrated marketing communications and financial stress. Learn how to improve relations for optimal results at this event, held at the Grand Hyatt. For more info, e-mail Lesley Weiner at, or visit

CMO Perspectives®: Making the Right Connections

Colorado Springs, Colo., Sept. 18-20

Discuss the latest in marketing technology and learn how to gain the trust of senior management. For more information, call Nate Towne at (207) 793-2600, or e-mail

45th annual francis w. hatch awards

Boston, Sept. 20

This ceremony, to be held at Avalon, will celebrate creative excellence in New England advertising. The exhibit will be available for viewing prior to the show. For more information, call (617) 262-1100, ext. 17.

What The Best Agencies Do Differently

Cleveland, Sept. 22

What makes ad agencies innovative, financially successful and respected? Find out what sets great agencies apart from the crowd so you can improve your own at this 4A’s event. For more information, e-mail Bob Linden at


Las Vegas, Sept. 22-23

Featured speakers include Bartle Bogle Hegarty’s John Hegarty, Coca-Cola’s Esther Lee and Leo Burnett Worldwide’s Mark Tutssel. This event will be held at the Green Valley Ranch Resort. For more information, visit

Hispanic Retail 360

Dallas, Sept. 26-27

The only conference designed to help retailers target, segment and execute merchandising and marketing plans effectively to Latino consumers. Integrated data and insights from VNU’s world-leading information companies, including ACNielsen, will be featured. This event will be held at the Wyndham Anatole Hotel. For more information, call (770) 291-5409, or visit

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