2018 Most Promising Minority Students
Most Promising Multicultural Students for 2018 will be recognized
February 12-15, 2018 in New York City
Eight advertising industry professionals gathered at the American Advertising Federation (AAF) headquarters in Washington, DC to select the 2018 class of Most Promising Multicultural Students (MPMS) on October 24. This year’s judging panel included representation from BBDO, FCB Health, fluent360, Leo Burnett, LMO Advertising, Octagon, Ogilvy Washington and True[X].
"The Most Promising class of students are selected from some of the most talented and diverse young people across the country. Leading agencies and companies have utilized Most Promising year over year as a recruitment tool including BBDO, FCB, Google, Leo Burnett, McCann Worldgroup, Omnicom Group, Turner and Wieden+Kennedy, among many others.
Students from AAF’s college chapter network were selected through a rigorous application process that included essays, letters of recommendation, résumé/portfolio submission and specific academic requirements. With an average GPA of 3.6, this year’s class represents 31 schools and 17 states.
Students selected from AAF District 6 include:
Rachel Grimmett, Olivet Nazarene University
Alex Gutierrez-Spencer, Western Michigan University
Soryane Song, University of Illinois
Abrahan Garcia, Western Michigan University