Advertising Research Foundation


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Advertising Research Foundation

A non-profit organization in the United States that collects, analyzes and disseminates information on the American advertising industry. It conducts and publishes research in a number of ways; one of its most prominent tools is the Journal of Advertising Research, a peer-reviewed periodical it publishes. ARF was established in 1936 and is based in New York City.
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Paper Presented at the 7th Annual Advertising Research Foundation copy research workshop, New York.
That debate was laid to rest when Don Kanter revealed results of a major study of over 300 pairs of rough and finished commercials at the 1976 Advertising Research Foundation Conference to conclude that rough treatments were testable and very adequate barometers of the impact of finished commercials.
In The experts Report on the 1997 43rd Annual Advertising Research Foundation Conference.
Since my position as Advertising Research Foundation President left me with little time for such a task, I turned to Colin McDonald whose earlier work had been so essential to the Effective Frequency concept.
which provides a leading solution for increased ROI of television advertising, was acknowledged by the Advertising Research Foundation (ARF) today at the 2011 Audience Measurement 6.
Propaganda research during WWII trained some of the people who were later to become leaders in advertising research, including giving the Advertising Research Foundation one of its vice presidents, Charles Ramond, who was also editor of this Journal for about 20 years - and it also gave the industry a scientific underpinning of attitude research, which led to studies by agencies such as Foote Cone, Grey ("The Study of Brand XL"), and others, proving that attitude shift and sales were empirically related.
The new board members announced today include: Rick Boyko, Director & Professor, VCU Brandcenter; Brian Collins, Chief Creative Officer of COLLINS:; Gary Elliott, leader of Hewlett-Packard's Global Marketing Alliances, Corporate Sponsorships and Events; Nancy Hill, President - Chief Executive Officer of the American Association of Advertising Agencies; Mark Kaline, Global Media Director at Kimberly-Clark; and Ted McConnell, Executive Vice President of Digital for the Advertising Research Foundation and a 32-year Proctor & Gamble veteran who retired as Technology Fellow and Manager of Communications Services.
DUNN is technical consulting director of the Advertising Research Foundation.
Raymond Pettit, PRN vice president of market research, will speak at the Advertising Research Foundation (ARF) Audience Measurement 6.
In fact, the Advertising Research Foundation commissioned a large research project to investigate the validity of frequently used copy-test measures (Haley and Baldinger, 1991).
uSamp, one of the world's fastest growing technology and online sample companies, announced today that senior executives Chuck Miller and Melanie Courtright have been named winners of the Advertising Research Foundation (ARF) Innovation Award Certificate.
In 1990, before publication of the Appel and Mallett papers, the Advertising Research Foundation published a recommendation in their Guidelines Handbook that "There should be a question to screen for readership in the 'past week' for weekday newspapers and last 'four weeks' for Sunday newspapers.
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