Congratulations to Madison's Andrea Barber



Our new District 8 AAA Chairperson......
At the June AAF National Conference in Las Vegas Andrea Barber was elected as the American Advertising Awards Chairperson for District 8. Andrea has been a vital influence for AAF Madison for years and served as President in 2011-12 and 2012-13. Andrea is excited to take on this new challenge. Be sure to congratulate Andrea on this new position.



Ad2 Madison Mallards Game

On Friday, July 17 Ad2 Madison welcomes you to join the fun at the Madison Mallards Game in the Duckblind. You can join the group to take a free shuttle from the Nitty Gritty at 223 N. Frances Street in Madison to the game or meet up with them at the Duckblind. Game time is 7:05 pm. Tickets will be available for purchase from Ad2 Members or can be purchased at the game. Check out more details at Ad2 Madison's website.


Summer Party - Join the Fun!

Join us at Capital Brewery in Middleton for our Annual Summer Party on Thursday, August 13 starting at 5:00 pm. We will also be celebrating the many years of dedication our Executive Director, Lois Weiland has provided to AAF Madison. Please come to share memories and laughter with Lois and wish her happy retirement #2. Many of you have already met Sharon Pertzborn-Jensen at our meetings during this past year. Lois has been transitioning responsibilities to Sharon throughout the year. As we say goog bye to Lois, please also help welcome Sharon to AAF Madison. Food will be catered and of course there will be plenty of Capital Brewery beer. The Scott Wilcox Band will be providing music for our entertainment starting at 6 pm. Take a chance on the raffle wheel to win great items. Everyone is invited to attend this fun event.

The cost is $10 for AAF Madison members and $15 for nonmembers (guests). This includes your food and a drink ticket. Food provided by Bob's BBQ Emporium. Registration link: Summer Party

Summer Party Sponsors
Become a Summer Party Sponsor and promote your Company: Summer Party Sponsorship Opportunities

Raffle Prize Contributions
Contact us if you would like to contribute raffle prizes for this event: Summer Party Raffle Prize Details

Special thanks to the following companies for contributing raffle prizes for the Summer Party:
Adams Outdoor Advertising - $25 Club Tavern Gift Card, $25 Bandung Indonesian Gift Card & $25 Hawks
Kennedy Communications - Three $50 Target Gift Cards & $50 Best Buy Gift Card
Madison No Fear Dentistry - Sonic Care Toothbrush
TMA+Peritus - Golf for two at the House on the Rock
WMTV NBC15 - $25 Whoops & Co Gift Card & $25 Madison Bead Co. Gift Card


Special thanks to Robert M. Wydra Photography for taking photo's at this event and to our Photography Sponsor EZ Office Products.


Ad2 Madison Birthday Bash

Let's help Ad2 Madison celebrate their birthday at Great Dane Hilldale on Thursday, August 20 from 6 to 8 pm. Drink tickets and food will be provided. The event is $10 for members and non-members and $5 for students. Tickets can also be purchased at the door for $15. Be on the look-out for an eventbrite link and Facebook event coming soon. Check out more details at Ad2 Madison's website.


AAF Past Presidents - Dedicated Leaders




AAF Madison Past Presidents joined us at the May 18th Annual Meeting at Alliant Energy Center. Our Presidents have provided AAF Madison with years of dedication, leadership and forward thinking. We were honored to have them join us and continue to benefit from their experiences. Pictured back row: Tom Ruse, Bob Pagura, Jim Sendecke, Nick Topitzes, Todd Tiefenthaler & 2014-15 President Alan Bergstrom. Front row: Tom Marks, Bill Kennedy, Annette Knapstein, Sara McCormack, Georgia Roeming, Andrea Barber, Rod Ritcherson, & Michael Knapstein.

Congratulations - AAF 2015-16 Board Of Directors



The 2015-16 board members were elected at the May 18th Annual Members Meeting. Our new board members will strive to fulfill our mission of providing a wide range of valuable educational, networking and social opportunities for our members and guests. Pictured left to right: Vice President-Kristin Schmidt, Fundraising-Travis Wichmann, Social Events-Ashley Taylor, Membership-Emily Shea, Community Outreach-Sandy Weisberger, President-Candace Clark, Communications-Jessica Morrison, Hospitality-Brian Unitan, Secretary/Treasurer-Becki Noel, & Past President-Tom Marks.