Get involved

Membership is open to anyone interested in the Dallas advertising industry who will be 32 years old or younger on July 1st of the current year. Members are not required to be students or professionals in the industry.


By joining, you get:

  • Dual-membership in both Ad 2 Dallas and AAF Dallas and generous discounts to all events

  • Opportunities to meet and mingle with leaders from all facets of the communications industry

  • Valuable mentorship from AAF Dallas members

  • An awesome posse to hang out with outside of work

  • Workshops, luncheons, and projects to sharpen your skills and acquire new expertise

  • The chance to make the world a better place by participating in the Ad2 Public Service Competition

  • Access to the AAF job bank and mentorship program

  • Note: members are not required to be students or professionals in the industry.

You’ll receive complimentary discounts for:

  • AAF Smart Brief

  • Ad-ology

  • Adweek

  • Advertising Age

  • Fedex

  • Hertz

  • NYT

  • Office Depot

  • Translate Media

How much does it cost?

Annual membership cost:
$75.00 a year

Employees at these agencies are eligible for Ad 2 Dallas memberships:

  • Blue 449

  • Dallas Film Commission

  • Johnson & Sekin

  • Launch Agency

  • MaryKay

  • Publicis Hawkeye

  • The Richards Group

  • TM

  • Wealthy Mind Creative



How to Volunteer


Reach out to Erika Long, Ad 2 Dallas President, if you are interested in joining one of our teams! We’ll give you plenty of opportunities to work on real projects that not only benefit the club, but also look great on your resume or portfolio. Talk about a win-win!

  • Communications

  • Creative

  • Diversity & Multicultural Initiatives

  • Education

  • Government Relations

  • Membership

  • Programs & Social

  • Public Service


Become a sponsor

When you partner with Ad 2, you will be working with the top young talent in the Dallas area, reaching the decision makers of tomorrow, and making an investment in the local advertising industry. Sponsoring gives your organization an immediate and guaranteed way to reach a select group of young advertising industry professionals. Below, learn how a sponsorship with Ad 2 can help you and your organization!


Promote Your Business or Brand

By partnering with Ad 2, you’ll have the opportunity to promote your brand during Ad 2 events, and have a presence on Ad 2’s website, emails, and social media channels.

Connect with Young Talent

With over 200 members, Ad 2 is one of the largest young professional organizations in Dallas. Key word: young. A sponsorship gives you the chance to get to know our talented club members, and possibly meet your next rockstar employee.

Support the Local Advertising Community

Nothing feels better than giving back, especially to the local community. A sponsorship with Ad 2 provides us the means to host networking events, educational series, and more - all for the benefit of our members and Dallas’ advertising community.