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Advertising Council Inc.

A non-profit organization in the United States established in order to promote the public good through advertisements. It disseminates ads encouraging civic duty, patriotism, hard work, lack of drug use and so forth. It was established in 1942 to encourage popular support for World War II efforts like war bonds.
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CEO and Taiwan Advertising Council (TAC) Chairman Luis Ko said earlier this year in a public event that the harm inflicted by drugs is a serious problem, especially among people of a lower socioeconomic status.
The National Association of State Foresters, the USDA Forest Service and The Advertising Council sponsor the awards, and nominations are considered and voted upon by the members of the Cooperative Forest Fire Prevention Committee.
Lacy is chairman of the board and CEO of Meredith Corporation, a media and marketing company, serves on the boards of Hormel Food Corporation, the Advertising Council and the International Federation of the Periodical Press, a member of Financial Executives International and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
Lacy serves on the boards of Hormel Foods Corporation; is chair of the board of The Association of Magazine Media; and serves on the board of The Advertising Council and The International Federation of the Periodical Press.
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- Turkey's Chamber of Electrical Engineers (EMO) has applied to the Advertising Council, demanding a halt to the broadcast of a TV commercial promoting a planned nuclear power plant, which is strongly opposed by environmentalists, in the southern town of Akkuyu.
The South Middlesbrough Conservatives now seem to have resorted to advertising council candidatures in their newsletters.
Beginning as the War Advertising Council in World War II, the organization has since spearheaded a variety of public service campaigns, often with measurably beneficial results.
Alcohol Concern's report is based on findings by its Youth Alcohol Advertising Council, a group of young people from across England and Wales who review alcohol advertising.
Colombia has the highest pay-TV penetration rate in Latin America, with eight out of io households subscribing to cable service, said Miami, Florida-based Latin American Multichannel Advertising Council (LAMAC) in a report.
Representatives of state governments, various central ministries, Advertising Council of India and consumer bodies attended the day-long seminar.
Siebert has served on the advertising council of Utah Tires Association, Murray City Public Power Board and as the president of two local property owners' associations.
The contest will be judged by executives from the Times, the Advertising Council and a variety of ad agencies and a grand prize of $1000 will be awarded.
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