ETSU Digital Media Students were honored with the Student Best of Show, 6 Gold ADDYs and 3 Silver Awards at the 2009 Advertising Federation of Northeast Tennessee ADDY Awards presentation at The Charles in Johnson City on February 27, 2010. Digital Media Students have been competing successfully in the ADDY Awards for the last 4 years.

QuanuQuanei Karmue won Best of Show/Student Division and 3 GOLD awards. Gold ADDYs were received by Cierra Reppert, Edwin Juengel, and Alex Cox. Silver awards were received by Stuart Sigrest, Megan Newman, Kyle Cuthbertson and Christi Faris. Categories ranged from photography, photo restoration, illustration, print publication, and package design.

The ADDYs are a creative competition sponsored by the American Advertising Federation (AAF). It is the advertising industry’s premiere creative competition and includes professional and student divisions. Student works winning Gold at the local level automatically move up to compete in regional and national competition.