November Meeting with Erica Hanna

Join us on November 21st at Alliant Energy Center as our guest speaker Erica Hanna, Puke Rainbows presents Maximize Content Production to Avoid Wasting Time. Video content. Sounds like a big thing to tackle, right? It takes a lot of time to make a video. Resources, money, and people. So, how do you make the most of it? We’ll take a look at how video content intersects with social media, inbound marketing, PR, look at examples of folks who’re doing it right, and tell you what the video production pros WISH you knew BEFORE you started every project. Join us, and maximize that content you've been working so hard on. Check out Erica's message to AAF Madison:

Erica is a six time Emmy-award winning "Preditor" (Producer/Shooter/Director/Writer/Editor), Speaker, and Content Strategist. After spending 9 years in the creative department at WCCO-TV, she was brought on board at at the Director of Digital where she helped quadruple website traffic in just 10 months. Now...her company, Puke Rainbows ( specializes  in leading workshops for businesses looking to "up" their video game, consults with organizations needing guidance for content teams and structure, and handles high end video production spanning from commercial work to social microcontent.

Buffet lunch will be available at 11:30 am and our program begins at Noon and ends by 1:30 pm. Register here: November 2016 Meeting Registration. Guests are welcome to attend, $35 if registered by November 16th (late fees apply after this date).

You'll Learn...
• How video content intersects with social media, inbound marketing & PR
• Review examples from pros who are doing it right
• Tips from professionals to help maximize your content

A bit more about Erica....
Erica's had the chance to work with folks like Ellen DeGeneres, Lizz Winstead (Creator of the Daily Show) and Prince. She loves karaoke, sarcasm, and is an expert at losing her keys. In her spare time she concentrates efforts on raising funds for the non-profit @charitywater through social media. To date, she has raised $30,000 for water wells in Africa. Erica is also the 2014 & 2015 Top Twitter Personality in Minneapolis. Puke Rainbows clients include: Mayo Clinic, FOX, Thrivent, University of Minnesota, WINGS Credit Union, as well as many Grammy and Emmy winning Musicians

Sponsorship Opportunities
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Second Harvest Foodbank

On Wednesday, November 2 AAF Madison invites you to volunteer with us at Second Harvest Foodbank. We will be meeting at their facility and volunteering from 5 to 7 p.m. Afterwards, we plan to go to Waypont Public House (320 W. Broadway, Monona) for dinner an drinks (on your own tab). Below is some information that Second Harvest has provided us. Please register on our website with this link: Second Harvest Registration November 2016. We welcome your co-workers/friends to join us. We can comfortably have 12 volunteers.

Volunteers are absolutely vital to the efforts of Second Harvest Foodbank to end hunger in southwestern Wisconsin. As a volunteer, you will be getting food and other products ready for distribution to our partner agencies. This includes, but is not limited to, sorting pre-packaged food, packaging bulk food to individual packaging, and labeling and boxing items. Please select this link to read the warehouse rules, fill out the photo release form (new volunteers only), review directions & parking details, & arrival instructions: Second Harvest Details 


The Madison Advertising Federation Foundation would like to thank the applicants of the 2016 Scholarship and congratulate this year's winners:

Kiara Childs - The University of Wisconsin - Madison | Journalism & Mass Communications
Lily Hansen - The University of Wisconsin - Madison | Journalism & Environmental Studies
Anna Olla - The University of Wisconsin - Madison  | Communication Arts
Allyson Owen - Herzing University | Business Management: Marketing
Mikayla Simonson - The University of Wisconsin - Madison | Life Sciences Communication
Eric Tomlinson - Madison College | Graphic Design & Illustration
Amelie von Below - The University of Wisconsin - Madison | Marketing and International Business