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AdGroup Places in the National Student Advertising Competition Regionals

May 8, 2017


AdGroup, a registered student organization at Ferris State University, placed third in the National Student Advertising Competition (NSAC) Midwest Regionals on April, 22 in South Bend, Indiana.

The last time AdGroup placed in N.S.A.C Regionals was in 1986. AdGroup was .3 points away from securing second place and 1.3 points away from securing the top spot for the Red Track regional division. Red Track is one of two divisions in the NSAC Regional competition.

“After placing 19th last year, this is an amazing moment for AdGroup. I’m proud of the efforts made by the team throughout the year,” said NSAC leader Austin Syrek.

Tyler Djokovic, one of AdGroup’s presenters, was also awarded Red District’s best presenter. Mr. Djokovic, along with three other students performed for more than 40 audience members to take the title.

AdGroup would like to thank faculty advisor Dr. Clay Dedeaux and fellow professors for supporting the organization in their endeavors.

AdGroup, a registered student driven organization at Ferris State University, helps members personally find their passions and apply them to professional situations to learn and develop as an organization and on an individual level. Any student interested in joining AdGroup may attend meetings in BUS 202 at 11 a.m. on Thursdays. For more information contact Lucas Gillis at


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