Since 1918, AAF DC has served as the premier industry organization for area advertising professionals.

AAF DC hosts events for two primary purposes: To accelerate your professional success and to improve your company's performance. AAF DC membership represents all segments of the industry: clients, agencies, production companies, freelancers, photographers and the media. Ad 2 DC, a subset of the AAF DC membership, represents and provides programming for young professionals (age 32 and under) in the industry.

Regardless of your profession, what you learn, and who you meet at AAF DC events will be an investment that will return value over time. Member attendance to most events is covered in the membership fee.

As a member, when you attend events, you will 

  • To develop talent.
  • To build business.
  • To solve problems.
  • To improve reputation.
  • To find new employees.
Event Calendar: Plan ahead and see the events coming up
Premium: These are marquee events that attract our largest audiences.
Monthly: These are events that focus on professional develop, networking, and sometime good old social fun.
Sponsorships: By partnering with AAF DC, your brand will get in front of a diverse audience of the DC Area’s finest creators and communicators (aka triers and buyers).