(TriceEdneyWire.com) – The American Advertising Federation has announced that Carol H. Williams will be inducted into the Advertising Hall of Fame in a ceremony to take place April 25, 2017 in New York City. Williams will be the very first African-American female advertising executive to be inducted among the nearly 200 honorees in the 67-year history of the HOF. She is also the recipient of the David Bell Award for Industry Service.
The Advertising Hall of Fame, which was established in 1948, celebrates extraordinary men and women who have made significant contributions to advertising and society. The Advertising Hall of Fame is administered by the Advertising Federation of America on behalf of the entire advertising industry.