Find what’s next with GenNext! GenNext is the early career professionals’ gateway to an inclusive, vibrant community within Chicago’s advertising landscape. We’re the ticket to forging valuable professional connections, navigating career journeys, and making lifelong friends.
Members of GenNext infuse fresh, contemporary perspectives into the cornerstone event committees of CAF. Plus, members have the opportunity to take the reins in organizing quarterly gatherings designed to strengthen bonds across the entire CAF community.
What We Do
Get Chicago’s rising media and marketing professionals to broaden their networks and contribute to the health of the local community by providing a premier destination hub of thought leadership, networking, and volunteer opportunities.
- Extensive networking opportunities with industry professionals in media, marketing and advertising
- Discounts for CAF industry events
- Comprehensive learning opportunities to stay current with the industry
Interested in further sharpening your leadership skills and networking with fellow stalwarts? We offer extensive opportunities across events, sponsorships, memberships, communications and philanthropy.
Looking to learn more or participate?
Reach out to the CAF Office
Young Professional Gallery
Connect with thought leaders in the Chicago-based marketing and advertising industry