Gaslight Co-Founder 2015 Award Winner


10402483_10152512466580938_1978695550679669342_n Gaslight Creative’s Co-Founder, Kelly Zaske, Recognized as Outstanding Member of Advertising Community by American Advertising Federation.

(ST CLOUD, Minn.) – Gaslight Creative co-founder Kelly Zaske was recently honored with the American Advertising Federation (AAF) Silver Medal Award, an honor that celebrates an outstanding member of the local advertising community.10933951_10152512466365938_4873759893984531205_n

Zaske received the honor at the 2015 American Advertising Awards Show on Saturday, January 24 at the Paramount Theater in downtown St. Cloud. The annual awards competition was hosted by the American Advertising Federation of Central Minnesota and celebrates excellence in advertising.

Established in 1959, the AAF’s Silver Medal Award Program recognizes men and women who have made outstanding contributions to advertising and who have been active in furthering the industry’s standards, creative excellence and responsibility in areas of social concern.

Zaske’s accomplishments include leading Gaslight’s nine-person creative team, who has garnered more than 50 American Advertising Awards in just five years, as well as her versatility as a marketing professional. Trained as a writer, Zaske is a marketing strategist with experience in media buying and video production. She is recognized for her unique way of relating to clients and strong community involvement with the March of Dimes, St. Cloud Area Chamber of Commerce, Girl Scouts, YMCA, Sauk Rapids Rice School District, Catholic Charities and more.

About Gaslight Creative:

Gaslight Creative is a team of talented, award-winning marketing professionals comprised of graphic designers, web developers, copywriters, account managers and marketing strategists led by co-founders Kelly Zaske and Jodie Pundsack. Since its inception in June 2009, the agency has worked with a wide range of local, regional and national clients and has garnered a more than 50 American Advertising Awards, including 2013 Best of Show. The agency is headquartered in Downtown St. Cloud.

About American Advertising Federation:

Headquartered in Washington, D.C., the American Advertising Federation is the nation’s oldest national advertising trade association, and the only association representing all facets of the advertising industry. The AAF has 15 district operations nation-wide, representing 40,000 advertising professionals and 200 AAF college chapters, with over 6,500 student members.