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FREE BEER! Now that we have your attention, it’s time to tell you how you can get free Fulton beer, that doesn’t involve any illicit activities.
Ad 2 is thrilled to be hosting our annual networking event at Fulton Brewing on Thursday, February 28. This “hoppy hour” is a fantastic opportunity to join the Ad 2 [...]

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At the most recent Ad 2 event, a packed house of advertising and marketing professionals had the unique opportunity to hear a rock star panel of industry heavyweights discuss how they each found success. The panel consisted of Tracie Curb-Crowser, Creative Director/Partner of Curb Crowser, Stacy Janicki, Director of Account Management, Senior Partner of Carmichael [...]

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The presidential election may be over, but politics is a hot topic that will never end. On November 29, Ad 2 hosted a Media + Politics event. Republicans and democrats alike gathered at the beautiful, tastefully decorated, Minneapolis Club to listen to Andy Brehm and Bill Hillsman talk about, you guessed it, politics. Not only [...]

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There are small Ad Fed events, there are larger Ad Fed events and then there is The Show. The Advertising Federation of Minnesota’s The Show event this year was themed “The Passive and Aggressive,” and did not disappoint as many from the Twin Cities’ advertising community gathered at Mill City Nights on November 9th.
The unique [...]

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Inspiration To Do BIG Things from Michael Fanuele

by Steve Wallace September 25, 2012

‘People aren’t inspired to do small things.’
-  Michael Fanuele
It was a standing room only crowd in what was actually a bar –  Kieran’s Titanic room. As such, there really weren’t chairs, but barstools. So no one wanted to sit and there really wasn’t room to sit. But it made a perfect locale for one of [...]

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Party With The BrandLab: We’ve Got Pulled Pork Sliders!

by Forest Taylor August 27, 2012

Spots are filling quickly for The BrandLab’s Back to School party on September 6th, and it’s not hard to understand why.
We’ve got it all:

We’ve got live music from The Still Sound, Better Bones, Heavy Handed and Foreston .
We’ve got Lucid Brewing on tap.
We’ve raffle items – lunch with important people, beer baskets, a year-long supply [...]

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Day-Break on the Green: Golferoo 2012

by Grant Spanier July 30, 2012

When I climbed out from my car into the parking lot I was immediately confronted by the scent of freshly cut grass. As I stood and began to walk towards the brown building across the street, little droplets fell from above and struck my face. A mist hung heavy in the air. All was still, [...]

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Pre-Golf Pep Talk: Get your golf on at Ad Fed’s Golferoo

by Grant Spanier July 18, 2012

If you weren’t aware, the annual advertising industry golf tournament, Golferoo, is this Friday, July 20. I had the chance to sit down with the event director, Cory Vandenberghe to discuss this year’s event…
1. Introduce yourself
Cory Vandenberghe, Director of Special Events for Ad Fed. This includes Bowl-o-Rama, Golferoo and Alphabet Bash (Aug. 9th) www.alphabetbash.com
2. How [...]

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Mad Men and Mad Women of Minneapolis

by Matthew Martin June 19, 2012

Isaac Newton has been credited with the saying, “If I have seen further, it is by standing on the shoulders of giants.” On Thursday June 14th, more than 200 advertising and marketing professionals current and alumni attended the first Ad Fed event of its kind, The Mad Men and Mad Women of Minneapolis. This event [...]

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They came, they saw, they devoured. Summer OlympiAD2 Pub Crawl 2012.

by Tim Putnam May 21, 2012

What a great night we had last Thursday at The Summer OlympiAD2 Pub Crawl! A slew of advertising and marketing professionals and students alike gathered at Williams in Uptown Minneapolis for the first stop of the night. They  networked, competed, and enjoyed the food/beverage specials offered especially for pub-crawlers. The dart boards, foosball tables, and [...]

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