Communications & PR

The Communications & PR committee promotes the activities of AAF-Akron through media releases, special promotions and outreach to the advertising community in the Akron area. Responsibilities include, yet are not limited to:


  • Notify membership of club, district and national programs, special events, promotions and legislative alerts.
  • Coordinate development of AAF-Akron marketing and promotional materials, logos and creative pieces.
  • Work closely with Membership and Program chairs to ensure communication of most current info to appropriate recipients.

Online Updates

  • Act as the primary contact for website, facebook and other forms of online media communications.
  • Work closely with Website Administrator on website functionality.

Event Emails and Mailings

  • Prepare all invitations and other mailings for club programs, social and fundraising events.
  • Coordinate with the Membership chair to ensure that the membership contact information is updated prior to the mailing/emailing.

Club Newsletter (Details still TBD)

  • Compile all articles for email newsletter.
  • Format the newsletter and blast to all members and prospects.


  • Develop and distribute press releases for upcoming events and other club public relations and promotion opportunities.
  • Work with the President to finalize the releases and to update the club’s media list.
  • Provide club information to any media contact that requests information.

To join, or for more information, email the Communications Chair at [email protected] now!