Membership Benefits

As a member of the AAF, you become part of a network of talented professionals and gain access to tools, resources and connections you need to stay current in the industry.

  • History & Legacy: AAF-Houston is the oldest trade association in Houston
  • Professional Development: Education in leadership, technology, creativity and marketing
  • All-inclusive Membership: Brings advertisers, agencies & all media together in one place
  • Advocacy for the Rights of Advertisers: Protects and promotes advertising as an essential industry
  • Governmental Affairs: Works to protect the First Amendment, specifically freedom of speech in advertising. Efforts range from grassroots mobilization to national lobbying
  • District and National AAF Resources: Materials, website and professional staff to assist local clubs
  • College Chapters: Nurturing the industry's future practitioners and leaders
  • Advertising Excellence: Awards honoring achievement in our industry
  • Multicultural Initiatives: Actively supporting diversity & multicultural marketing
  • Public Service: Applying skills of members to help solve community concerns
  • Recognition: AAF-Houston members wear distinguished name tags at all luncheon events.
  • Local Discounts: Members receive discounted fees for Creative Thought Leadership Series programs featuring prominent industry leaders and speakers. Discounts on American Advertising Awards entry fees are also available to AAF-Houston members. A membership will pay for itself with the saving incurred with only a few entries.
  • District and National Discounts: Local membership also includes District and National dues complete with available event registration discounts. AAF-Houston members have exclusive access to National discount programs for goods and services – aaf.org.

Membership Forms and Payment

Membership Type
Corporate Membership Type

Individual Membership Levels

Professional

For $275, a professional membership includes one full-benefit professional membership

PREMIUM

For $485, a premium membership includes one full-benefit professional membership and pre-paid Creative Thought Leadership Series registrations to be used as desired to the programs scheduled for the year, with advanced registration

ACADEMIC

For $137, an academic membership includes one full-benefit professional membership

YOUNG PROFESSIONAL

Contact Ad 2 Houston for Young Professional Membership rates: ad2hou@outlook.com.


Corporate Membership Levels

Corporate platinum membership

For $3,375 a corporate platinum membership includes twenty-five full-benefit professional memberships at a savings of $3,500 per year.

CORPORATE GOLD MEMBERSHIP

For $2,000 a corporate gold membership includes ten full-benefit professional memberships at a savings of $750 per year.

CORPORATE SILVER MEMBERSHIP

For $900 a corporate silver membership includes four full-benefit professional memberships at a savings of $200 per year.