Bend, OR (PRWEB) January 23, 2012
The Oregon ADDYs announced today its Call for Entries is officially open; deadline for creative submissions is Wednesday, January 25. Advertising and marketing individuals, agencies, and students from throughout Oregon are invited to enter their work for award recognition and participate in the ADDY® Awards gala March 17 at Sunriver Resort in Sunriver, Oregon.
The Oregon ADDY® Awards is a part of the advertising industry’s largest and most representative competition attracting over 50,000 entries every year nationally and conducted annually by AdFed, an American Advertising Federation (AAF) club as the first of a three-tier, national competition. The ADDY® Awards represent the true spirit of creative excellence by recognizing all forms of advertising from media of all types, creative by all sizes and entrants of all levels.
“We are thrilled the inaugural ADDY® Awards program is in full swing,” said Georell Bracelin, Advertising Federation of C.O. President. “The quality of top notch creative work entered in the ADDYs will sure to impress; raising awareness of the creative work produced by professionals throughout the State of Oregon,” added Bracelin.
Visit http://www.oregonaddys.com for more information about the entry process, judging, and awards gala details
Events and Deadlines:
Call for Entries submissions party
When: January 25, 5:30 – 7:30 pm
Where: Combined Communications, 63088 NE 18th Street, Bend, OR
Entry submissions from outside of Central Oregon can also be submitted at the following locations in person or by mail (full instructions for submissions can be found at http://www.oregonaddys.com):
Attn: Jeff Wagner
309 W. 4th Ave.
Your Town Press
Attn: Terry Romero
2773 Cherry Ave. NE
Attn: Laurel Burton
240 N. Broadway, Suite 301
When: March 17
Where: Sunriver Resort, Sunriver, Oregon
Tickets can be purchase for $75 per person for professionals, $50 for students at http://www.oregonaddys.com. Discounted lodging rooms are available for event participants at Sunriver Resort (http://www.sunriver-resort.com, reserve at 800-547-3922 and reference OR ADDYs).
Entry winners will be announced at the gala on March 17. Entries that win a Gold or Silver Award are automatically forwarded to the next level of competition, via AAF’s District XI. District XI includes Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Montana and Alaska. Gold winners from the District XI level are then eligible to compete in the AAF National ADDY® Awards.
“We are thrilled the inaugural ADDY® Awards program is in full swing,” said Georell Bracelin, Advertising Federation of C.O. President. “The quality of top notch creative work entered in the ADDYs will sure to impress; raising awareness of the creative work produced professionals throughout the State of Oregon,” added Bracelin.
Visit the http://www.oregonaddys.com for more information about the entry process, judging, and awards gala details.
About the Advertising Federation of C.O.and ADDY® Awards:
The Advertising Federation of Central Oregon (AdFed) is a non profit, membership based organization of advertising, marketing and public relations professionals who are dedicated to upholding high ethical standards for communications in Central Oregon by supporting educational opportunities that promote the value and functions of advertising and by assisting in the promotion of socially responsible community service projects. AdFed of Central Oregon is an affiliate of the American Advertising Federation (AAF), which represents a national network of over 50,000 professionals in the advertising industry. AdFed is the only advertising-based club in Central Oregon and has been recognized as Club of the Year for District XI for three years and counting. More information about AdFed can be found at http://www.adfedco.org and the Oregon ADDY® Awards at http://www.oregonaddys.com.