October 14, 2008

Sondra Hawkins of the Ad Council and her presentaton "How Public Service Advertising Changed America"

Sondra Hawkins
Sondra Hawkins

For over 65 years the Ad Council has helped address the changing social issues facing communities and our nation. In a unique collaboration with Ad Agencies, Advertisers and the Media these impactful messages have touched us all in one way or another. We will take a look inside at the history, partnerships, campaign development and executions, along with the amazing impact made on key social issues.


Sondra Hawkins is a seasoned advertising professional with community affairs, sales & marketing, special events, cause related marketing and management experience. During her 17 year media career, she has worked at leading media companies including CBS, Viacom, Paramount, TVX and Gulf + Western. Sondra is currently a Managing Director of the Southwestern Region for The Advertising Council. She is based in Dallas and works with broadcast, print and out-of-home media outlets in the Southwest to raise the visibility of The Ad Council’s public service campaigns.


October 14, 2008
11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Reeves Uptown
1639 Ryan St.
Lake Charles, Louisiana


Your RSVP must be received no later than 3 p.m. on Friday, October 10.
Lunch: $13 AAFLC members; $17 nonmembers/guests (please pay at door with cash or check to AAFLC)
RSVP to aaflakecharles@gmail.com or call 478-7396.

(The RSVP deadline is important because we have to send the number to Reeves for food preparation. We will be charged one meal for every RSVP, so if you RSVP and do not attend, we must bill you anyway.)