Texas State 2020 National Advertising Student Competition finished second nationally

Student Achievements

Manuel Garcia | June 19, 2020

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The American Advertising Federation (AAF) team at Texas State University won second place in the national competition with their “Control Your Story” campaign. 

The AAF National Student Advertising Competition is the premiere advertising competition in the country dating back to 1973. 

Texas State competed against 102 teams each representing a different university working on a B2B campaign for Adobe. 

Texas State’s presenters were Shelby Atkinson, Selena Casiano, Monica Dyess-Martinez, Kelsey Fording, Joseph Gabrintina, Celeste Tidwell, Chandler Walker, Joshua Atwood, Steven Hernandez, Katherine Kuykendall, Amy Rivera, James Traeger, Paola Bakker, Claudia Boone, Jorge Charles, Ashlyn Cramblit, Christopher Hardy, Kelly Harrison, Caroline Janes, James Dylan Knight, Haley Peters, and Dulce Villarreal.

The AAF team is a multi-disciplinary team with marketing, advertising, public relations, and communication design majors.

For more information, contact University Communications:

Jayme Blaschke, 512-245-2555

Sandy Pantlik, 512-245-2922