AAF SWVA is honored to announce our third annual Media Auction. Local and regional media and creative outlets donate broadcast advertising time, newspaper and magazine advertising space, creative and media services, out of home, direct mail, and interactive media to be auctioned off live to the highest bidder! We want to connect local businesses with the best in advertising to grow their business and expand their reach.

Donors Win. Agencies and companies donating media for auction get a captive audience with the key decision makers buying advertising in our region.

Bidders Win. By participating and buying media in the auction, a bidder can stretch their budget further and try new avenues to reach their audience.

The Club Wins. AAF SWVA uses the funds raised to support the local advertising community through professional development programs, educational outreach, public service initiatives, scholarships, and recognition opportunities in right here in Southwest Virginia.

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May 5, 2016
JJ’s Restaurant & Sports Bar
6:00pm – 8:00pm

Doors open at 6:00pm
Live auction begins at 6:45pm

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See something you want, but unable to attend? Absentee Bidding is available.
2016 Media Auction Absentee Bidder Form


LOT 1 - ThoseGeeks - Custom WordPress Website

ThoseGeeks – Full WordPress Website

Ramp up your online presence with a completely new, professionally developed website. Fully SEO optimized, responsive and integrated with social media. Easy to use back-end built on WordPress, up to 10 pages, no e-commerce. Includes in-depth consultation and one year of hosting. Domain name not included.

Retail Value: $5,000

LOT 2 - ThoseGeeks - Consulting Package

ThoseGeeks – Consulting Package

Spend two hours with a professional website developer. Ask anything from performing a site audit, to improving SEO, from integrated a blog to email marketing or analytics.

Retail Value: $250

LOT 3 - Ken Heath's Bow Tie Professional Music and Sound Services - DJ Services

Ken Heath’s Bow Tie Professional Music and Sound Services – DJ Services

Make your next corporate event one to remember with Southwest Virginia’s most awarded DJ Service. Includes 3 hours of live music, announcements, you name it! Offer good on available dates, SWVA or NETN  – Kingsport to Wytheville.

Retail Value: $525

LOT 4 - Voice Magazine for Women - Print Advertising Schedule

Voice Magazine for Women – Print Advertising Schedule

Get your message delivered to 65,000 month readers our region with the area’s largest women’s magazine! This package provides a half page ad that will give you exposure to this key market. Includes FREE design!

Retail Value: $700

LOT 5 - Clinch Valley Printing & Kathryn Shrotenboer Design - Branding Package & Printing

Clinch Valley Printing & Kathryn Shrotenboer Design – Branding Package & Printing

Custom Logo and Branding design package including – consultation with designer Kathryn Schrotenboer ofKathryn Shrotenboer Design, custom logo design and branding, printing of 2 business cards of 500 each by Clinch Valley Printing.

Retail Value: $500

LOTS 6 & 7 - Clinch Valley Printing - Two (2) Brochure Printing Packages

Clinch Valley Printing – Two (2) Brochure Printing Packages

Printing of 1,000 9″x12″ brochures on 100# gloss or satin text. Includes a PDF proof and delivery via UPS Ground shipment.

Retail Value: $387 each

LOT 8 - Clinch Valley Printing - Retractable Banner

Clinch Valley Printing – Retractable Banner

One Dragon Fly 2-sided retractable banner stand with carry case. Includes 2 graphics 33.25″ wide by 78.25″ tall. Also includes snap top graphic rail, swivel feet and 3-piece bungee pole.

Retail Value: $357

LOT 9 - Apple Ridge Photography - Photography Package

Apple Ridge Photography – Photography Package

Family or event photography session includes a CD of edited photos and copyright release. Can be used for a personal, lifestyle session (i.e. family, senior portraits, engagement, etc.) or for an event (i.e. banquet, awards, corporate event, etc.). Multiple locations and outfit changes also included if needed.

Retail Value: $200

LOT 10 - Briana Morris - Company Lifestyle Photography

Briana Morris – Company Lifestyle Photography

Show off your company’s story! This lifestyle photo session by photographer and designer Briana Morris allows for your company to showcase the production process, the shopping experience, or the atmosphere of your location.

Retail Value: $700

LOT 11 - Wordsprint - Multi-Channel Marketing Package

  • 1000 full color postcards
  • strategy & planning
  • design & setup
  • variable data printing
  • list cleansing and address updates
  • turnkey mailing service
  • auto-triggered follow-up emails
  • link to website
  • email and website graphics included
  • all you provide is list & postage!

Retail Value: $1,500

LOT 12 - Studio Bristol - Photography Package

One half day studio or location photography. Specializing in product and architectural work.

Retail Value: $500

LOT 14 - WCYB - Television Advertising Schedule

Reach 17 counties in our region and 335,000 households with an advertising package tailored to your exact needs! The winner will determine the airtime and have their choice of any/all stations: News 5, Fox Tri-Cities, WEMT and the CW.

Retail Value: $1,500

LOT 15 - Dogwood Marketing - 25 T-shirts With Your Logo

Proudly strut your company’s stuff with 25 t-shirts emblazoned with your organization’s logo from Dogwood Marketing.

Retail Value: $250

LOTS 16 & 17 - Dogwood Marketing - Two (2) x One Dozen Logo Hats

Show off your organization to the world with a dozen hats with your logo from Dogwood Marketing. There are two of these packages available.

Retail Value: $150

LOT 18 - Euclid Creative & Clinch Valley Printing - Identity & Print Package

Get your business a new logo and branded identity! Includes new brand development or rebranding of an existing. Full digital logo suite to get you well on your way, business stationary including design business cards, letterhead and envelope. Includes in-depth initial consultation. Includes printing for two sets of 500 Business Cards from Clinch Valley Printing

Retail Value: $1,100 

LOT 19 - Piedmont Station - Venue Rental

Four hour venue rental at Piedmont Station for your next corporate event.

Retail Value: $200

LOT 20 - Brian Tibbs - Video Slideshow for Social Media

Engage your customers with a custom slideshow video highlighting your brand/mission. You provide photos and we will work together to create a narrative voice over. This is a great way to highlight important milestones for your business. Video includes custom branded intro/outro which may be used for other projects afterwards. Video will be delivered in 1080p HD.

Retail Value: $200

LOT 21 - Lincoln Theater - 1/2 Page Print Ad

More than 10,000 event programs are distributed throughout the region. Each program has up to seven months of events listed, so your ad will have a long ‘shelf-life’. Every patron who enters The Lincoln Theatre receives the events program. Dimensions are 3.875×5″ (horizontal, b&w)

LOT 22 - Jerry's Signs - 10 Yard Signs w/ Wire Stakes

Yard Signs, Single-sided, one color, Wire stakes

Retail Value: $170

LOT 23 - Emory & Henry (WEHC) - Radio Spots (Package Details Pending)

< 30 second Radio spot to run at least 20 times over the course of two weeks.  The spots will be produced by WEHC in partnership with auction winner. Language of the spots must adhere to non-commercial regulations and underwriting guidelines of the station.

Retail Value: $500

LOT 24 - A. Veatch Design - Wild Card Package - Whatever You Need

It’s a wild card…get 15 hours of marketing consultation, social media help, strategy sessions, photography, graphic design – you name it! I’ll work with you a single project or a few smaller projects. It’s whatever you and your business needs!

Retail Value: $1,125

LOT 25 - Leah Prater - Brochure Design

This is a lot for a 2-page color brochure design. Up to 10 hours.

Retail Value: $300