Q. Is there a membership fee to join the faaam?

A. Annual membership to FAAAM is $150 and can be billed as a one time payment of or monthly payments of $12.50.

  • Annual membership offers access to all benefits for 12 months from the date of registration. Membership will automatically renew on the anniversary of your original registration.

  • Membership offers access to all benefits through your monthly payment cycle.  Membership will automatically renew monthly on the date of original registration. 


Q. What are the benefits of joining the faaam?

A. You’re voice will be added to the collective as we champion for the inclusive and authentic representation of African Americans in marketing and advertising.

  • You’ll actually link-in to a professional network.

  • Find support and inspiration from the community of industry professionals.

  • Gain early access and discounts to FAAAM professional development, events and exclusive resources.


Q. Who can join the faaam?

A. Marketing and advertising professionals on all levels within all disciplines on both the agency and client-side of business are welcome. Everyone including brand managers, account executives, media buyers, digital specialist and creative directors.


Q. Do you have to be african american to join the faaam?

A. Not at all. Our primary mission is to champion the inclusive and authentic representation of African Americans in marketing and advertising. While programming will feature support and development around the unique experience of African Americans within the industry, it is not exclusive.

All professionals who share in our mission are welcome. Much can be gained by professionals looking to:

  • Learn more about the African American consumer market.

  • Expand your current marketing efforts to include African American consumers.

  • Or, currently working within multicultural marketing.


Q. how can i find events in my city?

A. All FAAAM events are listed on the “Events” page of the website. Our social media pages will include all upcoming events. We are located in Chicago and programming will be local due to our current network. However, we will begin providing programming as the community grows around the country. Be sure to connect with us on social @thefaaam - Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.