Sep 25, 2017

Karen Zuckerman, HZ Founder and CCO, to Receive AAF DC's Silver Medal Award

The Capitol Communicator featured HZ's very own President and CEO, Karen Zuckerman, on her prestigious Silver Medal Award from DC's American Advertising Federation. Read the full article here.

"AAF DC, in collaboration with the American Advertising Federation (AAF), will present the prestigious Silver Medal Award to Karen Zuckerman, Founder and Chief Creative Officer of HZDG. The award presentation will take place on Wednesday, October 4, during Advertising Week DC.  According to AAF DC:

Recipients of the Silver Medal Award are recognized for their contributions to their companies, the general advancement of advertising and the community, and for their creative ability.

Zuckerman launched a one-woman design studio 30 years ago, well before the Internet age and the rise of digital advertising. The agency began with a focus on graphic design and branding, executed through traditional media. With sharp entrepreneurial instincts, Zuckerman expanded HZ’s expertise into digital rather than remain focused solely on graphic design. By the late 1990s, HZ was a fully integrated agency, and one of the first in the Washington, D.C., region to offer clients design and brand strategy, as well as digital services like banner ads and websites at the start.

Today, HZ is one of the largest independent creative agencies in the country, with offices in the D.C.-metro area, New York City, Baltimore and Los Angeles. The agency has 200-plus team members who specialize in brand strategy, design, content, marketing and digital..."