About Ad 2 San Diego

San Diego. The home of Ron Burgundy and his Channel 4 News Team, California Burritos, and craft beers, we not only claim some of the most badass things in pop culture, but we also possess some of the most badass young professionals in marketing and advertising out there.

Our focus here at Ad 2 San Diego is to provide our members access to career building tools, tours of local agencies and networking events that have you rubbing elbows with CEO’s and the like. Additionally, we participate in National Ad 2 and AAF contests, bringing home awards and solid street cred. 

As the junior chapter of SDX, our members consist of a network of young professionals who are 32 years or younger, We are invited to any Ad Club event, at an Ad 2 discount. We mingle with them at social events and learn with them at educational ones. We graduate to Ad Club once we turn 33 years old. Essentially, we are their younger counterparts and have the exciting opportunity to learn from their experience and knowledge, while growing with the successes of ourselves and our peers in Ad 2.

Whether you’re a young professional just getting into the industry or looking for a new job while wanting to meeting people with similar interests and gain exposure to the world of marketing and advertising Do you have suggestions for event topics or locations? Looking for a new job or to make some new contacts?

Join Ad 2 San Diego today!


Relationship to AAF

By joining Ad 2, you will also receive membership in AAF (American Advertising Federation). In addition to being part of one of the largest advertising organizations, other benefits include:

  • Discounts on cutting edge advertising magazines such as Adweek, Advertising Age, and Brand Week
  • Discounts on services such as Fed X deliveries and Hertz car rentals
  • Access to AAF’s job bank, with many advertising and marketing job listings and opportunities