Blog

  • National Student Advertising Competition – 2014 National Champions

    Purdue University Calumet advertising and marketing students are national champions!

    A team of 31 students placed first Friday (5/30) in the finals of the National Student Advertising Competition at Boca Raton, Fla.

    Tops field of 140
    The competition, sponsored by the American Advertising Federation, challenged 140 college and university teams to think creatively and strategically in developing a $10 million, fully integrated advertising campaign for corporate sponsor and cosmetic direct sales company Mary Kay. Competing teams targeted Mary Kay’s 18 to 25-year-old female market.

    “Winning this competition introduced the advertising industry to Purdue Calumet,” university Marketing Instructor Matt Hanson, who directed and mentored the students throughout their winning effort, said. “Countless professionals and agency recruiters have been congratulating us through email, phone and social media.”

    - Read more -

  • 2014 ADDY Awards – Local Gold, District Silver

    Members of Agency 429 advertising club received two additional ADDY awards (Now the American Advertising Awards) this year for their “Marathon Print Campaign”. Students received a Gold at the American Advertising Federation North Central Indiana awards ceremony and a Silver at the AAF District Six competition. This marks the ninth and tenth ADDY awards for the group in the last three years.

past clients

AS A STUDENT RUN ADVERTISING AGENCY, AGENCY 429 HAS DEVELOPED A VARIETY OF MULTIMILLION DOLLAR NATIONAL MARKETING CAMPAIGNS FOR CORPORATE SPONSORS IN THE NATIONAL STUDENT ADVERTISING COMPETITION AND COLLEGIATE ECHO CHALLENGE, AS WELL AS LOCAL CAMPAIGNS FOR REGIONAL SPONSORS.

Team

Contact

Your Name (required)

Your Email (required)

Your Message

Loading map...

Loading

GET IN TOUCH

Contact us if you’re interested in joining, have questions about our ongoing activities, or if you just want to talk about your project ideas.

2200 169th Street, Anderson Building 382, Hammond, IN. 46323
(219) 613-8104
hello@agency429.com