American Advertising Federation of Des Moines


2016 GRiT Student Event

Event Details:

Event Type: Open to members and non-members
Registration: Required
Registration Fees:
Member $30.00
Guest $30.00
Non-Member $30.00
Last Day to Register: Tuesday, November 1, 2016
Location: Principal Park, 50 309, 1 Line Drive, Des Moines, IA 50309
Time: Friday, November 4, 2016 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM (After-hours networking begins at 4:30)

Location Description:

Principal Park

50 309, 1 Line Drive

Des Moines, Iowa 50309

Parking Available

Map and directions

Event Description:

**Park in the North Lot and use the Club Entrance. Event takes place in Room 208-210. Either ask the receptionist or call Caleb for directions.


Join us on November 4th at Principal Park for the two great American past-times, baseball and advertising. Below is your starting lineup for an all-day experience in the Des Moines Ad Community:

First Pitch

The game starts with All-Star client, the Iowa Cubs, taking to the field with some curveballs from the local community. Your team is on deck, ready to knock ‘em out of the park, with the best ideas the Des Moines Ad-Land series has ever seen.  

7th Inning Stretch

Take a well-deserved lunch break as pro players from Strategic America stop in for a run-down of their Ad-Land Series win with the Aureon Rebrand case study.

Victory Lap

Finally, you’ll hop on a bus for a victory tour of the Des Moines Area market. You and your team will get a chance to visit the pros players in their home stadiums at the Integer Group, Lessing Flynn, and Trilix.

Begin your road to glory by registering for the 2016 GRiT Student Event today. Bargain $30 tickets gets you on the field for best damn game in the Des Moines Ad-Land series.

The clock is ticking so register now for the chance to hit an Ad-Land home-run!  


9-9:30a: Registration & Breakfast

9:30-9:45a: Welcome and Agenda

9:45-10a: Client presents case study

10-12p: Student Agencies build and Present Marketing Plan

11a-12p: Student Agencies present Marketing Plan to Iowa Cubs


1p-4:15p: Tour of Local Agencies: Integer Group, Lessing-Flynn, Trilix


4:30p: After-Hours networking event

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