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March 2013 News


Congratulations to This Year's Advertising Industry Award Winners


  AMERICAN ADVERTISING FEDERATION – DISTRICT 13
  2013 Silver Medal Recipient
  JIM MYERS
  Hawaii Representative, Journal Graphics
  Operations Manager, Trade Publishing Co.

AMERICAN ADVERTISING FEDERATION -HAWAII
2013 ADVERTISING MAN OF THE YEAR
DAVE DANIELS,
Associate Creative Director, MVNP



AMERICAN ADVERTISING FEDERATION -HAWAII
2013 ADVERTISING WOMAN OF THE YEAR
DEBORAH MILLER,
Editor/Motion Picture Graphic Artist, Montaj9



AD 2 HONOLULU’s
2013 YOUNG ADVERTISING PERSON OF THE YEAR
KRISTANE GASPAR,
Account Executive, Salem Media of Hawaii

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Students Honored


Congratulations go out to Chaminade's CHELSEA SEKI & HPU's CHANEL WAYNE. The two Hawaii college students were among the top 50 advertising majors honored through the American Advertising Federation's Most Promising Minority Students Class of 2013,

Chanel Wayne of Hawai'i Pacific University and Chelsea Seki of Chaminade University of Honolulu. Wayne and Seki, were both selected to participate in the industry immersion program in New York City, on February 4 - 6, 2013.

The AAF's Most Promising Minority Students Program acknowledges minority students who are deemed exceptional by their college professors and advisers. As part of the selection process, students provide copies of their college transcripts, a resume of work and service activities, and must submit an original essay and recommendation letter from their nominating professor.


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Pre-Fight Pele Party


Join AAF-Hawaii and Ad 2 Honolulu as we get ready to rumble at a Pre Fight Pele Party.

Meet and mingle with fellow industry professionals as we unveil the 14 TV spot finalists for this year's Pele Awards.

Two "wildcard" seeds from the non-finalist entries will also be thrown into the mix. These 16 contestants will go head-to-head in a bracket-style competition. Vote for your favorites on Facebook in each round!

The People's Choice Champion will be announced at the 2013 Pele Awards Show on April 27th at the Royal Hawaiian Hotel. 

March 27, 2013
5:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
The M Nightclub, Honolulu
Free Entry
Complimentary Pupus and No-Host Bar

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Don't Forget the Main Event - The 2013 Pele Awards



Come celebrate our local creative talent at The Pele Awards, recognizing last year's best advertising and design work created in the 808 state.

Saturday, April 27 

The Royal Hawaiian Hotel 

2259 Kalakaua Avenue, Monarch Ballroom

Over 100 companies will be competing in 18 Category Groups, including Television, Interactive Media, Consumer/Trade Publication, Public Service, and more. Hundreds of art directors, copywriters, designers, and other industry professionals have been working towards this day to see how their creative stacks up to the competition.

Cost

Table of 12 (includes 4 bottles of wine): $960.00
Table of 10 (includes 4 bottles of wine): $830.00
Half Table of 6 (includes 2 bottles of wine): $500.00
Single Seat: $85.00
Note: There is a 3% service charge if paying by credit card.

Program

5:00 pm Wine Tasting Reception, Pele Awards Finalist Viewing & No Host Bar Jazz Music by: Davo & Friends
6:45 pm Awards Show and 3-Course Dinner
10:00 pm After Party (no-host)

Join us in honoring:
Best of Show in Advertising & Design for 2012
2012 National ADDY Silver Award winners from Hawaii

SAE DESIGN for the 'The Modern In-Room Collateral'
VOICE for the Book Design of "The Evolution of Freediving"
HANA HOU! for Photography – Campaign for Hawaiian Airlines
JILLIAN ROQUE, Honolulu Community College

Ad Woman of the Year: Deborah Miller, Montaj 9
Ad Man of the Year: Dave Daniels, MVNP
Outstanding Young Ad Person of the Year: Kristane Gaspar, Salem Media Group
Silver Medal Honoree: Jim Myers, Journal Graphics, Trade Publishing
Student Pele Awards

AAF's Most Promising Minority Student Honorees
CHELSEA SEKI of CHAMINADE UNIVERSITY
and CHANEL WAYNE of HAWAII PACIFIC UNIVERSITY.

Click here to make a reservation.

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"There are a lot of great technicians in advertising. And unfortunately they talk the best game. They know all the rules ... but there's one little rub. They forget that advertising is persuasion, and persuasion is not a science, but an art. Advertising is the art of persuasion."
- William Bernbach

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Upcoming Events


Pre Fight Pele Party
Wednesday, March 27, 2013
5:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
The M Nightclub, Honolulu
Free Entry
Complimentary Pupus and No-Host Bar

Pele Awards
Saturday, April 27
The Royal Hawaiian Hotel
2259 Kalakaua Avenue, Monarch Ballroom


AAF University
Coming Soon



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