TEXAS ADVERTISING GROUP

CONNECTING STUDENTS WITH PROFESSIONALS.

ABOUT US

Texas Advertising Group (TAG) is a student organization at the University of Texas for students interested in careers in the advertising industry. TAG serves as the official collegiate chapter of the American Advertising Federation and has a strong affiliation with the

Austin Advertising Federation.

TAG helps students form a network of advertising professionals as well as a community of peers with similar interests in order to foster professional growth beyond the classroom.

Meetings are on Tuesdays at 6:30 in BMC 1.202

 

MEMBERSHIP

Being a member of TAG comes with many benefits: 
 

  • National and local Austin Advertising Federation events and community access

  • On-campus weekly meetings and networking happy hours

  • In-depth marketing trips - NYC, Chicago, Dallas, San Francisco 

  • Emersion events - Ad Dash and Houston Advertising Federation Competition

  • Mentor program and portfolio reviews

  • NSAC: National Student Ad Competition

  • AAF fellowships, scholarships, MPMS, and the AAF honor society 

PAST SPEAKERS & AGENCIES VISITED

 
 

MEMBERSHIP

Being a member of TAG comes with many benefits: 
 

  • National and local Austin Advertising Federation events and community access

  • On-campus weekly meetings and networking happy hours

  • In-depth marketing trips - NYC, Chicago, Dallas, and Los Angeles 

  • Immersion events - Ad Dash and Houston Advertising Federation Competition

  • Mentor program, portfolio reviews, and informational interviews

  • NSAC: National Student Ad Competition

  • AAF fellowships, scholarships, MPMS, and the AAF honor society 

  • Food every meeting

  • Free TAG T-shirt

  • Making new connections!

 

News & Opportunities

TAG received AAF Award for highest chapter growth! 

 

TAG Increased Membership by 71% in 2019!

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TAG Officer Applications

Be a part of our 2020 board!

Apply Here!

Campus Environmental Center (CEC) Communications Coordinator 

Find out more Here!

Starcom Future Leaders Program 2020

Apply Here!

 

PAST SPEAKERS & AGENCIES VISITED

 
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OFFICERS

Meet the 2019 TAG Officer Board

Will Concklin

President

Christopher Li

VP of Industry Relations

Lauren Clark

VP of Special Events

Claire Hannigan

Chief Financial Officer

Hannah Jannssen

Membership Officer

Marty Abell

Communications Officer

Joel Linkewer

Chief Technology Officer

Jessica Mendez

Creative Director

Kylee McKinney

Community Engagement Officer

CONTACT US

Learn about agency & client-side life, find where you fit in, make connections.

The University of Texas at Austin

Belo Center for New Media

300 W Dean Keeton St

Moody College of Communication

Austin, TX 78712

BMC 1.202

 

Texas Advertising Group 2017

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