Marketing and Communications Resources

Advertising
Adweek
Adweek is the advertising newspaper with the latest marketing news, advertising trends, in the advertising industry. Ad news is covered thoroughly.

Advertising Age
Ad Age is the leading global source of news, intelligence and conversation for marketing and media communities.

American Advertising Federation - Cleveland
AAF-Cleveland is Northeast Ohio’s premier resource for communications professionals. The association offers its 550+ members continuing professional educational courses, social activities, planned fundraising events, and a networking, breakfast and luncheon speaker’s series. Our membership includes: public relations specialists, media experts, marketing professionals, writers, artists and creative professionals.

Marketing

American Marketing Association
Marketing and advertising articles and tips, thousands of companies and firms, careers and jobs, and more from the official American Marketing Association website.

Northeast Ohio Communications Advocates (NOCA)
NOCA represents the marketing communications industry in Northeast Ohio, which is comprised of 2,750 companies, 39,000 employees and generates nearly $5 billion to the local economy. Also, NOCA acts as an umbrella organization for 28 separate marketing communications organizations from the region, including Lake Communicators.

Public Relations
Public Relations Society of America
Largest professional organization of public relations specialists representing business, consulting firms, government, associations, schools, and non-profits.
 
 
Job Resources
Kelly Blazek's Communications Job Bank
Twice a month, subscribers will receive the latest hand-selected list of new jobs and internships in marketing, PR, events, fundraising, non-profit management, media, journalism and graphics.
Software
Adobe
Manufacturer of opular software used in print and web advertising media such as Photoshop, Illustrator and DreamWeaver.

QuarkXPress
Desktop publishing company

Internet
Clevelandwebstandards.org
The Cleveland Web Standards Association exists to promote a relaxed environment for developers across the spectrum to associate and promote best practices in web development.

Internet.com
Internet resource for up-to-date news, reviews, forums, videos and tutorials covering IT, Development, Personal technology, Small Business, Storage, Networking and Security.

Builder.com
IT news, articles, and how-to guides by developers for developers.

Awards & Shows
Clio Awards
The CLIO Awards is the world’s most recognized global awards competition for advertising, design, and interactive.
   
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