February 2018 Print

President's Report

2018 is off and running and AWM-DFW is gearing up for two of our biggest events in the next couple months, The 10th Anniversary of the Student Media Tour and The AWM Awards of Excellence Gala.  Please join us in support of these events as we fulfill AWM’s mission of advancing the impact of women, young professionals and students who endeavor to work in media.  Here’s to a great new year!

Stephanie McCallister
AWM President 2018

Student Media Tour 2018 Next Friday 3/2!

Does Your Company Have an Internship Available?

As we are Opening Media Doors for the Next Generation, quality industry experience is invaluable to our Student Media Tour participants!  Students will receive packets that contain information about area media companies, and most importantly, notices about Internship opportunities!  Please forward your company’s internship opportunities to Carla Vaughn at VaughnC@valassis.com for inclusion in the 10th Annual Student Media Tour participant packets.

Additionaly, AWM is rewarding 1 student who participates in this years tour with a $2,500 Scholarship! There is still time to register for the tour on 3/2 with openings in the North Dallas/Frisco tour and Fort Worth/Arlington tour. The Dallas tour is closed to registration. If you have or know a college student who is interested in media, have them register today!






We are excited to return to the Dallas Hyatt Regency Hotel for our premiere Gala event. This is AWM’s major fundraiser of the year when the media community turns out to support AWM and recognize the Awards of Excellence winners. Over 500 people attend each year. This year we are celebrating our 35th anniversary, with lots of surprises to be revealed. You won’t want to miss this event! #AWMGala2018

Thursday, April 5, 2018

Hyatt Regency Reunion Tower; 300 Reunion Blvd E; Dallas

Doors open at 5:30 pm

Cocktails – 5:30 pm

Dinner/Awards Ceremony – 7:00 pm

After Party to Follow at Hyatt Regency immediately after event

Individual tickets are $110 – Tables of 10 $1,100

After 3/21 -- $125 per person, $1,250 per table

Online ticket/table reservations can be made here:


Deadline for all ticket/table reservations is Thursday, March 24th

Overnight accommodations at the Hyatt Regency Reunion Tower are available,. Reservations can be made here https://aws.passkey.com/go/ALWM2018to get the special group rate.

For sponsorship information, please contact Adella Fremstad-Nolden at afremstad@radio-one.com


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