June Meeting

On Monday, June 20 we will be at the Alliant Energy Center, 1919 Alliant Energy Center Way in Madison. Our Wisconsins Success Story guest speaker is Mac Malchow, Director of Field Marketing for Toppers Pizza. The meeting begins at 11:30 with a buffet lunch and the program will start around noon. We try to get you back on the road to work at 1:00. Please register by Wednesday, June 15. Guests are welcome to attend this meeting. The guest fee is $35 if registered by June 15 ($8 late fee after this date). Register here: June Meeting Registration

Toppers Pizza - Small Wisconsin College Town Favorite to Midwest Powerhouse

Toppers Pizza was able to grow from one location in a small rural college town in Southern Wisconsin to 73 locations in 12 states and counting! Come to learn more about this exciting journey.

Join us to learn how:
· Embracing your core customers can change your brand overnight
· Welcoming technology into the business can provide huge long-term benefits
· Building brands in new markets takes traditional advertising supported by strong local engagement

Mac Malchow started with Toppers Pizza as a Delivery Driver for a Franchisee over 7 years ago while attending the University of Wisconsin – La Crosse, where he earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing.  After college he began working in the Field Marketing Department at Toppers Pizza Headquarters in Whitewater, WI.  During his time at HQ, he has helped plan and execute Market Introduction Programs over 50 new restaurants in 13 states.  He is currently the Director of Field Marketing for the company.

Our Partner Sponsor for this event is Big Shoes Network.

Consider Sponsoring an AAF Meeting to gain exposure for your company. Learn more by selecting this link
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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

We look forward to the Scholarship Presentation on Monday, October 17, 2016 at the AAF Madison Meeting at Alliant Energy Center at 11:30 am.