PCI Senior VP of Creative Services Joins DC Ad Club Board of Directors
Alexandria, VA – The DC AD Club, which sponsors the local phase of the American Advertising Awards, has selected Hal Schild, PCI Senior VP of Created Services, to join its Board of Directors. Schild will serve as the Co-Chair for the 2015 American Advertising Awards-DC.
“Having volunteered to assist in planning and producing last year’s ceremony, I’m excited to expand my role as co-chair,” said Schild. “I’m proud to be part of an event that recognizes the truly outstanding work of the DC advertising community. As a creative, it’s a joy to meet and work with so many of the area’s most talented and imaginative professionals,” he added.
At PCI, Schild leads event production, video production, digital and interactive services, and graphic design. With more than 20 years experience as a multi-media and video producer, he has a keen passion for advertising, evident in his wide array of industry work. At PCI, his projects have ranged from the first-ever marketing video for the Marine Corps Marathon, to award-winning PSAs for clients such as the Department of Transportation, and dynamic conference production for trade and industry leaders such as ASAE, the Mechanical Contractors Association of America, and the Washington National Dream Foundation, among many others. Prior to joining PCI, Schild led and produced myriad projects for organizations such as HBO, MTV, VH1, PBS, PWC and the Discovery Channel.
The DC Ad Club has been a premier industry organization for area advertising professionals since 1918. As a chapter of the American Advertising Federation (AAF), the club promotes excellence in advertising through professional development seminars, recognizing industry leaders and outstanding work, and serving as a networking venue. The AAF recognized the DC Ad Club for its achievements in 2014 by naming it the Division I Club of the Year.
This year’s American Advertising Awards-DC presentation will be on Tuesday April 7, 2015. The American Advertising Awards, formerly the ADDYs, is the advertising industry’s largest competition, attracting over 40,000 entries every year in local AAF Club competitions.
PCI is a marketing agency that specializes in audience engagement. For almost 30 years PCI has provided award-winning marketing, communications strategy, digital, video, and event production services for corporations, associations, and government agencies. Learn more at www.pcicom.com.