AdFed Blog

Ad Tax Threat - How You Can Help!

Monday, September 30, 2013

There are serious discussions in Congress about decreasing or altering the ability of businesses to fully deduct expenses they incur for advertising or marketing. We’re hearing from multiple sources that this is more than just talk; it is expected that legislation will soon be introduced in the House Ways and Means Committee.

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September Member Spotlight - Sam Stern

Tuesday, September 24, 2013

Sam has generously agreed to sponsor the AdFed Suncoast Ad Student of the Year Scholarship fund for 2014 - 2015 and is also offering the next two scholarship winners a valuable internship at his agency.

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AdLibs - Season 1, Episode 3 featuring Joey Panek

Friday, September 13, 2013

Joey Panek, as seen on Sarasota Elf, The Art Whisperer, Saratopia and How Bout Joey, discusses how to successfully build a digital personality, engage audiences on social media and cope with negative comments. Plus, bloopers and a guest appearance from Lulu at the end of the video! 

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Remembering Don Adamec, 1937-2013

Wednesday, September 11, 2013

When AdFed Suncoast Past President Don Adamec passed away on August 28, 2013, we lost a dedicated family man, enormous creative talent, friend, mentor, Mad Man. We also lost a connection to advertising’s creative revolution.

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New Year, New Look, New Benefits

Thursday, August 15, 2013

I am pleased to welcome you to the 2013-14 year of AdFed Suncoast. First, I have to say a big thank you to all of our members, volunteers and sponsors, without whom our local club would not exist. We are endlessly grateful for your support, participation and passion.

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Advertising Deductibility on the Chopping Block?

Tuesday, August 13, 2013

As professionals who make a living in advertising and related industries, you should know there is talk in Congress of reducing or changing the deductibility of corporate advertising as a business expense.

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August Member Spotlight - Steve Boris

Friday, August 9, 2013

Steve has made several valuable contributions to AdFed Suncoast, the most recent being the redesign of our club logo to help us present a fresh, bold image.

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AdLibs - Season 1, Episode 2 featuring Marty Kohr

Friday, June 21, 2013

In this episode, get a sneak peek of Marty Kohr's guest speaker talk, "Keeping Your Brand Fresh" on June 26, 2013 at Gold Coast Eagle Distributing. Plus, a behind the scenes account of his work on Budweiser's "Wassuuup!" campaign.

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AdLibs - Season 1, Episode 1 featuring Matthew Anderson

Wednesday, June 12, 2013

What the heck is AdLibs? And why the heck should you watch? AdFed Suncoast President, Matthew Anderson, and Vice President, Vivian Owen, discuss these burning questions and more.

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