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Jack Porter Wins Three AAF Awards

Mar 19, 2018 11:20AM ● By Emily Stevenson

Jack Porter, a multi-disciplinary design group that creates transformative branded experiences, received three 2018 American Advertising Federation (AAF) awards from the Greenville AAF chapter for their design work at Clemson, Georgia Tech and Michigan State universities.

Jack Porter received the Gold American Advertising Award for Clemson Unviersity’s Football Operations Center, a 142,500 square foot state-of-the-art training and meeting space. Jack Porter partnered with Clemson administration and coaches to design the Allen F. Reeves Football Complex that embodied Clemson’s rich history, tradition, and current coaching staff’s philosophy of fun, family and character.

Greenville AAF also gave Jack Porter a Silver AAF award for transforming the lobbies and corridors in Georgia Tech’s Football Operations Center to create a facility to reflect the strengths and storied history of GT’s football program. Jack Porter helped the Bobby Dodd Football Operations Center became a place of pride where staff, players and alumni could quickly connect to their successful football program and be enterterigzed by school pride and spirit.

For their work on Michigan State Univeristy’s 1855 mixed-used building, Jack Porter also received a Silver AAF award for creating a Hall of Champions alongside Michigan State Athletic Department and Neumann Smith Architecture. The 1855 Hall of Champions combines a sense of performance and progressiveness and is intended to play an important role in honoring and celebrating the champions of Spartan Athletics for years to come.

“We are storytellers and use a variety of media to create environments and experiences that help our clients connect their story to their audience in a dynamic and impactful way,”said Christina Harrell, Jack Porter president. “We take great pride in our work and appreciate AAF Greenville’s acknowledgment with these three awards.”

Editor's Note: Please see Greenville Business Magazine's March feature on Jack Porter here.