In just one week, the 6th Annual ADCOLOR® Awards and 2nd Annual ADCOLOR® Industry Conference will kick off at Las Vegas' Bellagio Hotel. From Thursday, October 18th through Saturday October 20th guests will get exclusive access to cutting edge conference panels and panelists from many of the industry's best: BET Networks, Draftfcb, Kang & Lee, Time Warner, Univision, GTM, DIAGEO, TBWA\Chiat\Day, Omnicom Group, The Ghetto Film School, CNN - just to name a few.
On the final day, attendees will experience a one-of-a-kind Award Show where industry elite will be honored for their exceptional contributions to the advertising, marketing, media and public relations industries.
To secure your space for the 6th Annual ADCOLOR® Awards and 2nd Annual ADCOLOR® Industry Conference, visit Adcolor.org.
Below is a breakdown of the schedule and sponsors:
Thursday, October 18 - Saturday, October 20
The Bellagio Hotel, Las Vegas, NV
Thursday, October 18
ADCOLOR® University powered by Global Novations presented by I'mPART, a program of The ADVERTISING Club of New York - 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday, October 19
The 2012 ADCOLOR® Industry Conference presented by TBWA\ & Time Warner - 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
The 2012 ADCOLOR Industry Conference Opening Night Reception sponsored by BET Networks 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Saturday, October 20
The ADCOLOR® Red Carpet Reception sponsored by DAS Global - 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
The 2012 ADCOLOR® Awards Show & Dinner hosted by Antonio Neves, Thinqaction, Inc., Music provided by DJ Irie - 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
The 2012 ADCOLOR® Awards After Party sponsored by GTM - 9:30 PM - 2:00 AM
(a full list of sponsors available at adcolor.org/sponsors)
Hear from thought leaders, industry legends, influencers and rising stars, and network with individuals from advertising, marketing, media and PR as ADCOLOR® promotes increased diversity & inclusion and supports the future of the communication and marketing service industries with the launch of ADCOLOR® University (10/18) and ADCOLOR® Futures (10/18 - 10/20)
This year's conference theme is ADCOLORin: Inspire, Learn and Share!
Each panel and breakout reflects ADCOLOR's desire to inspire our attendees to make their agencies and companies more diverse & inclusive, to learn from experts the tools and strategies needed to "adcolor in" and to share the stories of adversity, triumph and success of industry notables, ADCOLOR® alumni & honorees and diversity champions!
To find out more about this year's conference schedule, awards and new programs, go to adcolor.org
2012 ADCOLOR® AWARDS PRESENTING SPONSORS (PREMIERE)
The All-Star Award Presented by Omnicom Group
The MVP Award Presented by CNN
The Catalyst Award Presented by Draftfcb
The Rising Stars Presented by Google & The ADVERTISING Club of New York
The Change Agents Presented by Deutsch
The Innovators Presented by Wieden + Kennedy
The Advocates Presented by GLAAD & McCann Worldgroup
The Legends Presented by DIAGEO
The Lifetime Achievement Awards Presented by American Advertising Federation
The One Club | ADCOLOR Creative Awards Presented by The One Club & Publicis USA
2012 ADCOLOR® AWARDS A-LIST SPONSORS | The ADVERTISING Club of New York | Omnicom Group | TBWA\Chiat\Day| Wieden + Kennedy
2012 ADCOLOR® FUTURES FUND SPONSORS | The ADVERTISING Club of New York | BBDO | DDB Worldwide | Google | The Home Depot | Microsoft Advertising | Saatchi & Saatchi
2012 ADCOLOR® AWARDS RED CARPET INDUSTRY CONFERENCE SPONSORS | BET | DAS Global | SBS Studios LLC | TBWA\Chiat\Day | Time Warner
2012 ADCOLOR® AWARDS EXCLUSIVE TRADE MEDIA PARTNER | ADWEEK
ADCOLOR® 2012-2013 CORPORATE MEMBERS | 4A's | The ADVERTISING Club of New York | American Advertising Federation | Améredia | CNN | DIAGEO | DDB Worldwide | Draftfcb | Deutsch | GTM, Inc.| Huemanitas | Omnicom Group | Publicis USA | TBWA\Chiat\Day
2012 ADCOLOR® AWARDS VIP TABLE SPONSORS | Team Detroit | Barefoot Wines & Bubbly | OmnicomMediaGroup | Pepsi
2012 ADCOLOR® AWARDS & INDUSTRY CONFERENCE PREFERRED VENDORS | Events on a Mission, LLC | SBS Studios LLC | DavElle PR | Akande Music + Publishing | DAV Productions | GMACK Creative | FM ADS LLC | POP Media | Creative Printing Services | NV Magazine