John Philip Jones has compiled a comprehensive guide to the 77 key organizations and publications in the field of advertising and marketing communications. Entries are arranged alphabetically for easy access and include a thorough description of each organization's purpose, activity and contact information. The collection is balanced among industry trade organizations (American Association of Advertising Agencies), research organizations (Marketing Science Institute), academic organizations (American Academy of Advertising), and pro-social organizations (Partnership for a Drug-Free America). With 27 entries from outside the United States, the collection is global in scope. Key publications such as AdWeek, Advertising Age and AdMap are also included.
Admap is an influential British-based monthly marketing and advertising journal. When it was first founded in 1964, Admap strongly reflected the media research preoccupations of the times. Particularly in the United Kingdom, the inquisitive and intellectual nature of a new breed of media planner was reshaping all of marketing thinking, ...