In this issue: Subway and NBA Panelists added to Dec.10 Sports Marketing event, AWNY Woman of the Year Call for Nominations, NEW Event: Gaining Ground.
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Upcoming Events
Media Insights Breakfast: Sports Marketing 2014 with new panelists! 
Tuesday, December 10th, 2013, 7:45 am - 9:30 am
Use promo code AWNYSM for $25 off your ticket or save $250 table with promo code AWNYSMT.

Learn how brands, sports franchises, and media companies create 360 marketing experiences to engage a global fan base and grow market share.
  • Moderated by: Bob Stohrer, SVP Marketing, Yahoo! 
Confirmed panelists: 
  • Paul Bamundo, Director of Sports Marketing, Public Relations & Partnerships, Subway 
  • Emilio Collins, SVP Global Marketing Partnerships, National Basketball Association
  • Annis Lyles, VP Connections Planning and Investment, The Coca-Cola Company
  • Andrew Judelson, SVP National Sales/ IMG, College and US Business Development, IMG 
  • Dan Pincus, Assistant Vice President - Sponsorship and Promotions, MetLife

InterContinental New York, 300 W 44th St

Member Tickets: $75 / Guest Tickets: $155 / Table of 10: $1500

Gaining Ground: A Woman’s Guide to Winning in the Business World
Wednesday, January 8, 2014, 6:00 pm- 8:00 pm

This intimate program is limited to 30 AWNY members.

Women need practical tools to achieve their full career potential. AWNY is proud to offer a custom program, designed exclusively for AWNY's mid to senior level members. Developed by UP Business Communications. Gaining Ground offers women an opportunity to discover their most powerful, personal communication style and an actionable strategy to advance in the workplace.

Mary Jo Romeo, President, UP Business Communications
Ellie Heyman, Chief Creative Officer, UP Business Communications

MediaVest: 1675 Broadway @ 52nd Street-7th Floor Atrium
Tickets: $25

Annual Roast
Tuesday, January 28, 2014, 6:00 pm — 9:00 pm 

2014 Roastee: Dana Anderson, SVP, Marketing Strategy and Communications, MondelÄ“z International
2014 Roasters:
  • Bonin Bough, VP of Global Media and Consumer Engagement, MondelÄ“z International
  • Lisa Cochrane, SVP, Marketing, Allstate 
  • David Droga, Founder and Creative Chairman, Droga5
  • Wendy Clark, SVP, Global Sparkling Brand Center, The Coca-Cola Company
  • Nina diSesa, Former Chairman, McCann, and  Creative Management Consultant, R3:JLB
Cipriani, 110 E 42nd St
Early Bird Ticket Pricing (10% discount!) Ends December 30th:
Members: $335 / Guests: $425 / Tables: $4050
AWNY Mentoring Program: We Need You!
The AWNY Mentoring Program has an urgent need for mentors. We  have over 100 applicants and in order to pair them all up – we need you!  The deadline for mentor applications has been extended to this Friday, December 6th. Please get your application in so we don’t disappoint our young members eager to work with our experienced members. Click here to apply
Save the Date: 
FEB 12: What’s Hot in Media
AppNexus, 28 West 23rd Street, 8:00 am — 11:00 am
Tickets: Members: $95 / Guests: $175

FEB 27: Advertising Working Mothers of the Year Awards
Marriott Marquis, 1535 Broadway, 11:00 am — 2:00 pm
Tickets: Members: $225 / Guests: $325 / Tables: $2500
Call for Nominations: NOW OPEN
AWNY Woman of the Year, June 10, 2014
A prestigious award given to a woman for her outstanding achievement in the advertising industry, and to her community, with particular importance placed on this year. Nominate someone today,
click here!
Nomination Deadline: January 31, 2014
Just Launched: AWNY Blog
AWNY Asks: What's Your AWNY?

"My AWNY is being surrounded by smart, dynamic women, many of whom have become friends"--Rachel Honig, Principal at Shankman|Honig

"My AWNY means access, exposure, and learning from dynamic women in a rapidly changing landscape."--Meredith Ellin, Senior Marketing Manager at Citi

"My AWNY is an opportunity to get young women involved and stand out in the chaos of NYC"--Dayana Falcon, Global Marketing and Partnerships Associate at BPN

Event Recap

The 57th Annual Advertising Career Conference was a huge success: see the pictures here
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