AdFed News

Press Release: 2021 American Advertising Award : A Roaring Good Time

Posted Monday, March 1, 2021

SARASOTA, FLORIDA --- AdFed Suncoast hosted the 2020-2021 American Advertising Awards gala on February 20th at the Bazaar on Apricot & Lime. Open to entries throughout Sarasota, Manatee, Charlotte, Hardee, DeSoto, Highlands and Glades counties, the American Advertising Awards honors creative excellence.

American Advertising Awards gala celebrates ADDY winners, scholarship

Posted Monday, March 2, 2020

For Immediate Release

Date: February 28, 2020

Contact: Shane Hughes, (941) 376-3475,

Judges Named for American Advertising Awards

Posted Sunday, January 5, 2020

AdFed Suncoast has confirmed the 3-member creative panel that will judge entries in its local 2019-2020 American Advertising Awards competition. 

Advertising Agencies Win Big at the Suncoast American Advertising Awards

Posted Monday, February 25, 2019
Sunday, February 24th was a big night for the advertising industry on Florida’s Suncoast as entrants from Manatee, Sarasota, Charlotte, Lee and Collier Counties congregated at the Cinébistro Theater in Southgate, Sarasota to attend the 2019 American Advertising Awards. Conducted annually by the American Advertising Federation (AAF), the local

AdFed Suncoast Recruits Southwest Florida Liaison

Posted Monday, September 3, 2018

Please extend a warm AAF welcome to the newest member of AdFed Suncoast, Mr. Tim Hennessy.

AdFed Suncoast Selects New Board President

Posted Monday, July 16, 2018

Shane Hughes, Creative Director at Michael Saunders & Company has been selected as board president of AdFed Suncoast.

ADDY 77 Celebrates Suncoast Winners of the American Advertising Awards

Posted Thursday, March 8, 2018

A disco ball never sparkled so bright as it shined on the local stars of advertising at AdFed Suncoast's ADDY 77 - American Advertising Awards Gala at Cinebisto, in Sarasota, Florida. It was an especially groovy crowed that gathered to celebrate the 2018 ADDY winners on Sunday, February 25th.

AdFed Suncoast Welcomes Judges to Sarasota for the Local American Advertising Awards Competition

Posted Thursday, January 25, 2018

On Friday, January 26, 2018, three judges for the American Advertising Awards will be visiting Sarasota, Florida to participate in the first tier of the three-tiered competition.