The AAF, or American Advertising Federation, is the nation’s oldest national advertising trade association, and the only association representing all facets of the advertising industry. Every year the local AAF branch, AAF Chattanooga, recognizes advertising talent in and around the Chattanooga area. Of the hundreds of entries received, only a few gold and silver ADDY awards are presented each year. Entries are judged based on creativity, originality and creative strategy.
A Cleveland advertising agency was recognized at this year’s award ceremony. Tabor Media Group, an advertising and marketing agency in Cleveland, received a silver ADDY for it 30-second video promoting Front Runner Athletics.
This wasn’t the first time Tabor Media Group represented Cleveland at the ADDY award ceremony. In 2013, Tabor received two silver ADDYs for its “I Dream” and “Life Less Complicated” TV spots. The list continues with awards such as: two 2013 Bronze Telly awards, a 2010 bronze Telly award, and the 2013 Communicator Award.
The personnel of Tabor Media Group have been using their talents to help promote local Cleveland and Chattanooga businesses for more than three years.
The ADDY Awards Competition is a three-tiered national competition conducted annually by the American Advertising Federation. The ADDY Awards Competition is the advertising industry's largest and most representative competition for creative excellence.