Arlene Distel

B.S., advertising, Newhouse School of Communications at Syracuse University

"Giving back to the ad industry and sharing my love for the craft of copywriting with young, talented minds."

Arlene Distel | Advertising professor

Awards, recognition and honors

Addy Awards, Telly Awards, Art Directors Club of Philadelphia Awards, Philly Gold Awards, Astra Awards, Cable and Telecommunications Association for Marketing Awards


American Advertising Federation, Philly Ad Club, New Jersey Communications and Marketing Association, Savannah Area Chamber of Commerce

Previous Positions

Creative group head, McCann Worldgroup; copy director, Comcast; instructor, AAAA Institute of Advanced Advertising Studies

Publications and presentations

Adweek; The Wall Street Journal; Keynote speaker for the American Advertising Federation, American Marketing Association and the Savannah Area Chamber of Commerce