Media Arts and Design

SMAD Spring Banquet 2017

Thu, 13 Apr 2017 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Joe Alexander
   Keynote Speaker: Joe Alexander

OPEN TO ALL SMAD STUDENTS. Join us for the SMAD Awards Ceremony and Dinner where we recognize our graduating seniors for their academic achievement and outstanding contributions to our concentrations. We’ll also be announcing the winners of the SMAD scholarships. Students, alumni, faculty, staff, donors, and friends of SMAD will be together for this annual evening of celebration.

We're pleased to announce our keynot speaker Joe Alexander, Managing Partner/Chief Creative Officer of The Martin Agency, an internationally acclaimed advertising agency. Joe oversees 500 people in Richmond, New York and London. He’s responsible for the creative output of the agency which includes making everything from TV commercials for GEICO, Snapchat filters for Tic Tac, online videos for Oreo, paint can designs for Benjamin Moore and branded content for Land ‘O Lakes. Joe has won every major advertising award, including the Grand Prix at Cannes and an Emmy. Last year, he was named one of the 50 most creative people in advertising and The Martin Agency was named Global Agency of the Year at The One Club. His proudest achievement?  His three daughters – Shannon, Mackenzie and Riley - all successful graduates of JMU. 

SMAD Spring Banquet 2017

Thursday, April 13 | 6:00 p.m.

Festival Ballroom A

Attire: Business

Tickets: $17.99 ($10.99 + JAC Dining punch)

Pre-register and pay by April 10th at:

Questions – Call 540-568-7007 |


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