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2018 Southwest Advertising Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony & Awards Dinner hosted by AAF Dallas

  • Frontiers of Flight Museum 6911 Lemmon Avenue Dallas, TX, 75209 (map)

Jackie Dryden, Savage Brands, to be inducted into the Southwest Advertising Hall of Fame Class of 2018.

Jackie Dryden is the Chief Purpose Architect at Savage Brands. She is no stranger to blazing trails, as she broke ground decades ago when she led one of the few women-owned advertising firms. She has served as art director and creative director for both national and regional agencies, and has headed her own design firm representing various southwest area companies.

Jackie is an AAF-Houston Past President, Presidents Council member, artist, and cherished recipient of AAF-Houston's Living Legend Award and the AAF Silver Medal. Her work has been recognized with hundreds of awards for creativity. Jackie has gained national recognition as an author and popular speaker on parenting, creativity, and business skills. Her new book is helping companies of all sizes uncover the true reason they exist and connect with what sets them apart. 

The American Advertising Federation-Houston is pleased to recognize these former inductees also from Houston: 2008 David Keith, Fred Korge, Earl Littman.  2009 Richard J.V. Johnson.  2010 Audrey Gilbreath, Alex Lopez-Negrete, Willard Walbridge.  2011 Jean William Brown, Lyle Metzdorf.  2012 Chuck Carlberg, Rich Klein, Bill Fogarty.  2013 Cliff Gillock, Weldon T. Weekley.  2014 Dick Smith, Mike Turner.  2015 Locke & Camille Bryan, Brenda Love, Bill Young.  2016 Jack Sweeney.  2017 Ann C. Iverson.

AAF Dallas is hosting this year's Hall of Fame induction ceremony and awards presentation at a dinner in Dallas on Thursday, June 21, 2018 at Frontiers of Flight Museum. The induction will start of 6:00 p.m. with a VIP Reception followed by the Induction Ceremony and dinner at 7:00 p.m. The induction will be held in conjunction with the AAF Dallas "Shining Start Award" ceremony.

The Southwest Advertising Hall of Fame was created by the Tenth District of the American Advertising Federation to honor men and women from the region who have distinguished themselves. Inductees need not be a member of the AAF Tenth District. Inductees will automatically be nominated for the National AAF Advertising Hall of Fame as they become eligible.

For more information, please contact the AAF-Houston Office at or 713-237-9999.