When you join AAF you become a member of the District and National organization. At all three levels you are granted access to a wide variety of benefits to help you, your company and your industry. From educational and networking opportunities to discounts and RFP opportunities, membership is well rewarded. New benefits are always being added so be sure to check back often.

Local Chapter Benefits

10 Free Lunches provided by Ovations Catering at The Lakeland Center.

Members receive a discount on American Advertising Awards entry fees.


District Benefits

AAF 4th District members can submit a press release or job position for publishing on The listing will appear here and on the Fourth District Facebook feed.

National Benefits

AAF SmartBrief

An opt-in e-news service available to AAF members that delivers the most essential advertising news of the day. By hand-selecting only the critical industry news from hundreds of media sources and condensing it into a succinct, easy to read e-mail, AAF SmartBrief will save you time and keep you informed. AAF SmartBrief’s 10,000 readers rave about this must-have news source. SmartBrief is Available FREE with your AAF membership. Click here to get more info and sign up!

Ad-ology Research

Ad-ology research is used by more than 2,000 advertising agencies, media properties, economic gardening programs and corporate marketing departments across North American, and is sourced by leading trade and consumer media.

The AAF’s members can save 15 percent on any Ad-ology PRO subscription package or a single report purchase. Click here for more info and the discount.


The definitive source of news and information for advertising executives, Adweek covers the stories that move the needle in the advertising and media communities. As a benefit of your membership to the AAF, you have access to Adweek‘s substantial discounted subscription price.

Start your subscription today by calling 800.684.1873 using reference code 585-AAF or access your discounted subscription online here.

Advertising Age

Save 25 percent on your Advertising Age subscription with the AAF’s special member discount. The AAF’s members enjoy a member-only price on renewals and subscriptions of $74.00 (a $25.00 savings on the published subscription price of $99.00).

Take advantage of discounted rates by calling 877.320.1721, requesting the “Advertising Age Circulation” and identifying yourself as a member of the American Advertising Federation.

The Award Group

As a member of the AAF, you gain access to The Award Group’s services, including:

  • AAF Club Website: Take advantage of 20 different types of awards, allowing you to create a tier system that recognizes different achievement requirements. Order online 24/7 at
  • Custom Award Programs: The Award Group can design and manufacture custom awards to fit your budget and aesthetic requirements.
  • Existing Award Replication: Have The Award Group replicate an existing award. Contact them for a quote – it may save you money.

The Award Group is also the exclusive provider for ordering your duplicate National ADDY Awards. Login to and see all available awards with prices that are available to you as members of the AAF.

FedEx Shipping

Members of the AAF gain access to up to 25 percent savings on FedEx services. The AAF’s members have saved an average of $178 per year on shipping and $136 per year on FedEx Office services.

  • Save up to 25 percent on select FedEx Express U.S. shipping
  • Save up to 18 percent on select FedEx Express International shipping
  • Save up to 12 percent on select FedEx Ground shipping
  • Save up to 20 percent on select FedEx Office services
  • Access these discounts online or call 877.269.0605 and use code 58R5R113.


Members of the AAF receive up to a 20 percent discount at participating locations in the U.S. and around the world.

Visit and complete your reservation information. When prompted, indicate that you have a “discount, coupon or other offer” and include code CDP#1570434 in the discount plan number field. You can also call the Members Only Reservations Line at 800.654.2200.

Nationwide Insurance

AAF members can get reliable protection for all the things that matter to them, including exclusive discounts for select Nationwide® products and services. And when you purchase a policy through Nationwide, it helps to support the American Advertising Federation directly.

Call 1-886-688-9144 or get a quote today!