By Alex Knaisel After months of constant contact with 4 renown agencies and broadcasting to our members, Creative Crawl had finally arrived. The evening began around 5 pm at Grand Rapids Brewing Company. Students mingled and buzzed in excitement before choosing their travel group. Each group started at one of the four agencies participating in… Continue reading Creative Crawl: 1 Day, 4 Tours, Nonstop Rain
By Joey Parks Last Monday, a handful of Ad Club members visited Auxiliary Inc, an advertising and design agency in downtown Grand Rapids. Opened in 2006 under Tom Crimp, Auxiliary is dedicated to creating long-lasting relationships with their clients both large and small. The agency works with brands such as Chacao, Amway, Steelcase, Uncle John’s… Continue reading Auxiliary Tour 2017
By Michelle Marinos On March 18th, eight of our Ad Club members had the opportunity to travel to Dearborn for a tour of Team Detroit. We started the day learning about the success of a growing company, and ended with a free concert from an up-and-coming music artist. As Mathew McConaughey would say, this agency tour was… Continue reading Team Detroit Agency Tour
By Lauren Lesniak Started from the bottom, and now just look where he is! Rob Jackson, the Creative Director at Extra Credit Projects (ECP), has had so much success throughout the years that his company has been established. GVSU Ad Club had the privilege of touring Rob’s agency on February 19th of this year. As soon… Continue reading ECP Agency Tour
By Dan Goubert 7 A.M., waking up in the morning… No, those aren’t Rebecca Black lyrics, but they do describe the beginning of a particularly memorable Friday for members of Grand Valley Advertising Club. Up at the crack of dawn, dressed to impress, and with coffee in hand, 16 club members (and our wonderful faculty… Continue reading Advertising Club takes Chicago!