Advertising For Change is a coalition of Atlanta advertising and marketing agencies committed to Diversity & Inclusion as a means for better business for our agencies, our clients and the city of Atlanta. We will attract, mentor and retain talent from all over the world, not only to cement Atlanta as the city for diverse advertising and marketing professionals, but to also set a new standard that crosses industry lines.”
- AFC Live Presents: Using Your Platform to Evoke Change
Your voice is your biggest platform, not just your job title. We’re gathering podcasters, brands, advertisers and activists alike to tell us how they made change happen in their own way – and how you can do the same. Join us for an in-depth discussion on giving rise to change. Whether at work or in your social circles, walk away inspired to be the change you want to see.
SEPTEMBER 19, 2019
9 a.m. to 11 a.m.
1170 PEACHTREE STREET NE, ATLANTA, GA 30309
President of the NAACP Atlanta Chapter
Our guest speaker, Richard Rose, President of the NAACP Atlanta Chapter has been at the forefront of change since the Civil Rights movement. Come listen and discuss how his grassroots approach helped us get where we are today. You’ll be sure to walk away inspired to use your own platform to make a difference.
Host of Woke Wednesdays Podcast
Meet change-maker, Hannah Mason, host of the Woke Wednesdays podcast, dedicated to discussing the issues that matter with a new subject each week. Come listen and discuss how Hannah uses her platform to evoke change. You’ll be sure to walk away inspired to use your own platform to make a difference.
22squared’s very own Annette Sally is one of the brilliant brains behind P&G’s “Like A Girl” campaign. Come listen and discuss how she helped move one of the largest brands to make a bold statement. You’ll be sure to walk away inspired to use your own platform to make a difference.
Advertising for Change approaches our outreach to diverse talent by targeting three specific areas:
- High school students
- Entry-level and college grads
- Professionals already working who have transferable experiences and skills relevant for ad careers
We plan our programs to be of value in providing knowledge and information, career opportunities, as well as networking and mentor connections.