AAF.jpg The American Advertising Federation protects and promotes the well-being of advertising. We accomplish this through a unique, nationally coordinated grassroots network of advertisers, agencies, media companies, local advertising clubs and college chapters.
chamberofcommerce.jpg The San Francisco Chamber of Commerce is the city’s largest and most vibrant business network. The Chamber’s mission is to keep San Francisco vibrant and prosperous by attracting, developing and supporting business. The Chamber partners with more than 1,500 member business organizations and their 200,000 employees to support local business, promote commerce and cultivate a vibrant economy
Screen-Shot-2012-01-24-at-6.11.59-PM.png The Bay Area Advertising Relief Committee is a nonprofit organization providing emergency financial support and other key resources for our colleagues in the Bay Area advertising and marketing community.
Screen-Shot-2012-01-24-at-6.12.42-PM.png All corporations involved in marketing communications need a pro-active partner and advocate for freedom of commercial speech.The IAA is a one-of-a-kind strategic partnership which champions the interests of all the disciplines across the spectrum of marketing communications – from advertisers to media companies, agencies to marketing companies and agencies – as well as individual practitioners.
Screen-Shot-2012-01-24-at-6.08.21-PM.png We are Ad 2 San Francisco, dedicated to creating tomorrow’s advertising and marketing industry leaders. 
As an official chapter of the AAF and Ad 2 National, we are a part of a nationwide network of movers, shakers and industry guardians. 
Our programs are designed to build your professional network and portfolio, as well as encourage you learn from the latest accomplishments of your peers and mentors.
Screen-Shot-2012-01-24-at-6.11.46-PM.png The San Francisco chapter of the American Marketing Association is the leading organization for professional and student marketers in the Bay Area. Founded in 1937, our chapter reflects the innovation, standards of excellence, and industry and population diversity for which the Bay Area is known and celebrated.Our goal is to advance our members’ professional capabilities and career development opportunities, while connecting with the leading-edge Bay Area marketing professionals. 
iab.jpg The Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB) is comprised of more than 500 leading media and technology companies that are responsible for selling 86% of online advertising in the United States. On behalf of its members, the IAB is dedicated to the growth of the interactive advertising marketplace, of interactive's share of total marketing spend, and of its members' share of total marketing spend. The IAB educates marketers, agencies, media companies and the wider business community about the value of interactive advertising. Working with its member companies, the IAB evaluates and recommends standards and practices and fields critical research on interactive advertising. Founded in 1996, the IAB is headquartered in New York City with a Public Policy office in Washington, D.C. For more information, please visit www.iab.net.
Screen-Shot-2012-01-24-at-6.13.05-PM.png The Advertising Research Foundation (ARF) is an open forum where the best and brightest from every avenue of advertising gather to exchange ideas and research strategies. Together, we challenge conventional maxims, take on the latest issues, and discover new insights that benefit us all.
This collaboration yields something invaluable: knowledge. Knowledge that is meaningful, actionable, and indispensable. Knowledge that empowers our members to have a true impact on their marketing programs and their organizations. Knowledge that changes perspective and changes the game.
Since 1936, our goal has been to lead our industry forward. As an openminded, unbiased environment, free of partisan interests, the ARF facilitates a smarter, stronger, and more effective advertising community.
Screen-Shot-2012-01-24-at-6.13.32-PM.png Our mission is to create ideas that deepen and advance our understanding of management and with those ideas to develop innovative, principled, and insightful leaders who change the world.
Screen-Shot-2012-01-24-at-6.14.18-PM.png At USF we believe in education for the whole person - not factual knowledge only, but personal development for leadership and service.

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