AAF-Akron Silver Medal

AAF-Akron Silver Medal

2019 Silver Medal Award: Call for Nominations

AAF-Akron is accepting nominations through December 8, 2018.

The AAF-Akron Silver Medal is the industry's most prestigious advertising award that recognizes men and women in the Greater Akron area. It is a lifetime achievement award that recognizes those who have made outstanding contributions to our advertising community.

This is your opportunity to nominate a colleague, local icon, mentor, vendor or anyone you feel has made significant contributions to our industry and community.

Some important points:

  • You do not have to be a member of AAF-Akron to nominate someone.
  • The candidate does not have to be a member of AAF-Akron.
  • This lifetime achievement award is a big honor.
  • The recipient will be recognized at the Akron-Canton American Advertising Awards on Feb. 22, 2019.

A panel of judges will select the Silver Medal recipient using the following criteria:

• Contribution to His/Her Company
Must have achieved success in one of the following areas of work: advertising agency, advertiser, media or advertising service.

• Creative Ability
Must have shown a consistent, high degree of original thinking in his/her field.

• Contributions to the General Advancement of Advertising
Must have worked to increase the stature and raise the standards of the advertising profession.

• Contributions to the Community
Should be active in other groups dedicated to human or social welfare in their community.


NOMINATIONS CAN BE MADE HERE. Please provide a Word doument with a comprehensive explanation for the person you are nominating, including contributions within the industry and community involvement.


Questions? Email chairman@aafakron.com.