ABF Johannesburg's Chair and Vice Chair elected

Cherrie-Lynne Lawlor has been appointed Chairperson of ABF's Johannesburg committee with Melita Johnson Adams appointed Jhb's Vice Chair.
Cherrie-Lynne Lawlor
Cherrie-Lynne Lawlor
Melita Johnson Adams
Melita Johnson Adams
Cherrie-Lynne, PR Manager for Accsys says, "I'm privileged and excited to be elected as the Chairperson of the Johannesburg committee and look forward to getting more people involved in the ABF and our events."

Melita Johnson Adams has been described as a young, energetic, vibrant woman filled with passion. After working in television production for years, she found an infatuation for the events industry. "I am honoured and blessed to have joined the ABF as Vice-Chair of the Jhb committee," she says.

"As we celebrate the last few days of women's month and look back on the impact women have had in our industry, we're pleased to welcome these dynamic ladies into their new positions during an auspicious time for women," says executive committee member Sharlene Vallance.


The ABF is a non-profit organisation helping those in the advertising, media and allied industries that have fallen on hard times. Amongst its many contributions, the ABF, in conjunction with Lifeline have a dedicated 24/7 call centre line for people in the Advertising, Media and related industries who need counselling or treatment for stress, HIV/AIDS and substance abuse problems. The ABF also provides study in the field to deserving, underprivileged students with institutions like the AAA School of Advertising.

1 Sep 2011 11:27