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At the nexus of the Capital’s thriving marketing community, AMADC brings together top marketers from associations and non-profit organizations, academia, corporations and government agencies.

With an AMADC membership, you’ll gain access to the professional resources, high-level connections and leadership opportunities that help you drive your career development and move your businesses forward.

The Washington D.C. chapter of the American Marketing Association (AMADC) is Where Marketing Power Plays. And an AMADC membership is key to tapping into that power.

In addition to paying an average of 40% less for chapter events, our members receive extensive exclusive member benefits.

  • Discounts at local and national affiliate businesses (PR Newswire, Avis and more)
  • Local job board for employers and job-seekers
  • Volunteer opportunities with the chapter’s 11 active committees
  • Mentorship program for well-established, mid-level and new marketing professionals
  • Robust online resource library
  • Industry-leading journals, magazines, white papers, blogs and newsletters
  • Multi-Media gallery of educational Webinars and podcasts
  • Nationwide AMA member directory
  • Comprehensive Marketing Resource Directory
  • Access to exclusive market research
  • Active local and national social media marketing communities on Facebook, Linkedin and Twitter
  • Exclusive opportunities to network with top-level speakers. 

New members

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Current members

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Member Spotlight

Carla Fleming

One of the greatest investments that you can make is investing in yourself. As a longtime member of AMA, Carla Fleming, Chief Mission Officer of Renewable Marketing LLC, operates by this belief, and stresses the importance of networking to exchange ideas with like-minded professionals. “You’ve got to invest in yourself to be able to invest in others,” states Fleming. Thinking about additional ways to invest in yourself? Get Ahead now by reading this month’s Volunteer Spotlight.

View past Volunteer Spotlights here!

New Member Welcome

Welcome to our new members of the Chapter who joined in January 2016:
  • Emily Burdeshaw
  • Joseph Carden
  • Julie Davis
  • Rene Fadoul
  • Julia Gladnick
  • Christopher Hamrick
  • Maripat Hinders
  • Mustafa Karim
  • Robert Krueger
  • Julia Litvak
  • Kaelyn Lynch
  • Nicole Markisohn
  • Stephanie Marlatt
  • Ryan McGrath
  • Alexandra Merceron
  • Erica Quirk
  • Leslie Riccio
  • Melanie Spring
  • Megan Stamper
  • Kristin Stenson
  • Shannon Tague
  • Elise Telford
  • Susan Van Glanden

Marketer’s Toolkit

Are you keeping up with the latest marketing trends? Start the New Year off on the right foot. Check out the American Marketing Association’s resource library for white papers, webinars, podcasts, and much more!

Building a Stronger Marketing Community

Jennifer O'Reilly Mott and Sharon Stark of Shugoll Research, one of Advertising Age's Top 100 research firms, are heading up a member-engagement team to help members feel more connected and to boost engagement.

The team is also looking for a few good volunteers to assist with welcoming new members and reaching out to current members. To get involved, please contact Beth Hampton, VP of Membership, at

We want to make AMADC membership even better and you can help by sharing your thoughts with us. Watch for our member survey to hit your inbox this week. Tell us what you think about AMADC's programs. What keeps you up at night? How satisfied are you? What canwe do better?

Give the Gift of Group Membership

You already know the benefits associated with an American Marketing Association (AMA) membership, why not pass them along to your colleagues? The AMA Group Membership Program is available to professional marketers and academics in the same organization or parent company regardless of geographic location.

As members of the AMA, your team will tap into resources that help them address day-to-day challenges and stay at the forefront of marketing thinking and practices.

Contact Beth Hampton, VP of Membership, at to find out how you can begin to build a stronger, more diversified team.