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Our mission is to inspire creativity and enhance the professional development of the advertising and marketing communities in the Greater Lehigh Valley Area. Our main focus is to educate, provide local philanthropic outreach and celebrate the excellence of advertising in our community.

For Professional and Student Alike

When you join the AAF/GLV, you gain access to a vibrant community of influential advertising and marketing professionals who are all working together to improve and promote the advertising and communications industry right here in the Lehigh Valley.


Gain influence in a professional club that impacts the future of advertising in the Lehigh Valley and nationally through its affiliation with the American Advertising Federation.

Membership Opportunities

  • Interact professionally and personally with local industry leaders.
  • Enjoy professional development through club meetings and events.
  • Free admission to our Lunch and Learns and 20 Minutes and a Beer series.
  • Receive recognition and honor for accomplishments and industry contributions.
  • Receive reduced entry fees for ADDY® Award Competition.
  • Participate in our philanthropy outreach program that directly impacts the well-being of the Lehigh Valley.
  • Take advantage of being part of a national organization and receive exclusive club benefits provided through the AAF such as discounts on publications, industry events and conferences.

Member-to-member Benefits

In addition to the exclusive membership opportunities, there are also several member-to-member discount programs, which all members are encouraged to offer.

  • Specific benefits coming soon!

Renewal Fee Structure

  • Self-employed or individual: $100 annually
  • 2-10 Employees: $160 annually
  • 11+ Employees: $315 annually
  • Professor: $80 annually
  • Student: $40 annually

A Message from the President

Presidents message

This is an exciting time to get involved in the AAF/Greater Lehigh Valley Ad Club. We have certainly come a long way since our humble beginnings. But we’re not slowing down. If you are not currently a member, now is the perfect time to join.

It’s a great way to connect with the people you need to know who work in the communications field. The club brings together the area’s leading advertisers, agencies, media companies, designers, and vendors.

Membership is open to anyone involved in creating advertising, whether you are a freelancer, an agency, a media sales representative, or a corporate in-house art or marketing studio. Student memberships are also available.

So please consider joining the club today and help us continue our mission to inspire creativity and enhance the professional development of the advertising and marketing communities in the Greater Lehigh Valley Area.

Creatively yours,
William Childs
AAF/GLV Ad Club President

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