Philly Ad Club Membership Options
When you join the Philly Ad Club--currently 2500+ members strong-- you join a community of influential advertising, marketing and media professionals working together to improve and promote the advertising / communications industry. And, your membership provides you with an opportunity to connect with people you need to know in an enlightening, entertaining and educational environment.
TO APPLY Please read through the categories below and click on the red membership level to apply.
TO RENEW Already a member and need to renew your membership? Click here for your online renewal form.
TO UPDATE Need to update your current membership information? Log in and click My Profile to update your information. If you are a Primary corporate member and need to add additional members to your existing corporate membership, Click here for a simple "Add a Member" form. To update current members in your corporate membership, log in, click My Profile, and then Relationships under the My Profile tab. If you need to delete a member, please email firstname.lastname@example.org with the name of the member you need to delete.
Corporate Membership – Price varies - Corporate membership dues are based on the total number of employees within the member company. Please make sure the Tier you select properly reflects the size of your company. All employee members of the Philly Ad Club qualify for discounted rates on programs and special events. All memberships purchased as corporate are the property of the company and can be transferred within the company at any time.
Tier 1: $550 – companies with 10 or less employees - Allowing 5 full corporate members
Tier 2: $1,100 – companies with 11-50 employees - Allowing 10 full corporate members
Tier 3: $2,200 – companies with 51-100 employees - Allowing 20 full corporate members
Tier 4: $3,300 – companies with over 100 employees - Allowing 30 full corporate members
Academic Membership - $300 - This membership is specifically designed for advertising, communications, and/or marketing departments at a college or university. As an Academic Member, your college or university identifies up to five individuals. These five receive membership to both the Philly Ad Club and the American Advertising Federation (AAF) – our national trade association.
Individual Membership - $125 - This membership is designed for adverting/ communications professionals, freelancers and consultants. You receive membership to both the Philly Ad Club and the American Advertising Federation (AAF) – our national trade association.
Young Professional Membership– $50 – For one year - This membership is specifically designed for individuals who are 35 years or younger. This membership category is available only to new members and may not have been a member for the past two years. YP members are entitled to membership in the Philly Ad Club only Verification of age is required.
Student Membership - $10/$25 - Student Memberships are designed for individuals at the undergraduate or graduate level in a 2-year or 4-year college or university in any major. Student members are entitled to membership in the Philly Ad Club only. Staff or Faculty Referral Required. All students who attend a school who is an Academic Member of the Philly Ad Club may join at the discounted $10 rate. More details are listed in the application with a list of member schools.
Associate Membership - $50 – For one year - This membership is a cooperative membership agreement with several other associations that serve the marketing and advertising industry as a way to provide broader benefits for its members. This is reciprocal agreement between the Philly Ad Club and three other associations: Philadelphia Direct Marketing Association (PDMA), Philadelphia Public Relations Association (PPRA), and the Art Directors Club of Philadelphia (ADCP). Associate members are entitled to membership in the Philly Ad Club only. Available to new members only. Anyone who is a member of any one of these three other organizations and is not a member of the Philly Ad Club, can join the Philly Ad Club for $50 for their first year of membership.
Renew Your Membership - Already a Philly Ad Club member? Renew your membership here. Your log in credentials will be needed. If you do not have your log in credentials, you may request them on the renewal log in page.