Creative Crawl: 1 Day, 4 Tours, Nonstop Rain

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

Auxiliary Tour 2017

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

Team Detroit Agency Tour

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

Advertising Club takes Chicago!

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!