Special Membership Offer:

AMADC's Fall Membership Drive is now available at and each new professional member who joins between 9/29/14-11/21/14 will receive the following when they use promo code AMAFALL:

  • Waived new member registration fee (~$30 value)
  • Entrance into a raffle to win 1 of 3 Apple iPad Airs

Terms and Conditions:

Offer valid for new membership registrations received 9/29/14-11/21/14 using the campaign promo code. Offer only applies to Professional Membership (not available for students, young professionals or group membership).

** New professional members who are from Canada, Mexico or International have no membership registration fee to waive, so these members should instead use code "FALL15" to receive a $15 discount off their membership rate and be entered into Apple iPad Air drawing.


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. 

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Member Spotlight

Sara Capra

Sometimes in life, you have to take a leap of faith. This is what Sara Capra, Co-Founder of Orate did, in order to make the career transition from marketing into entrepreneurship. As a former Senior Associate of Global Partnerships for the United Nations Foundation, Sara began to look for ways to enhance her marketing skills, as she felt that she needed more qualifications to further flourish within her field. She decided to join AMADC to take advantage of the networking opportunities and programs geared towards marketers within the Washington metropolitan area. Sara Capra Got Ahead - and you can too by reading this month’s Member Spotlight.

View past Volunteer Spotlights here!

View past Member Spotlights here!

New Member Welcome

Welcome to our new members of the Chapter who joined in October 2014:
  • Lauren Ball
  • Sarah Beerbower
  • Abhishek Bhattacharya
  • Suzanne Carawan
  • Felicia Carr
  • Josephine Chen
  • Hany Cheng
  • Lauren Danzy
  • Lisa Daromando
  • Shannon Davis
  • Mark Evanko
  • Julia Facchina Corona
  • Kathryn Falconi
  • David Gaines
  • Zhuangtei Ge
  • Jonathan Gessert
  • Brenna Hill
  • Alicia Hosmer
  • Shiyi Li
  • Jessie Lin
  • Dan Luo
  • Carolyn Martin
  • Brendan McLean
  • Matthew Nagy
  • Elizabeth Padgett
  • Jason Pier
  • James Pilachowski
  • Zhijie Ren
  • Michael Serwadda
  • Leila Sidawy
  • Jennifer Sugiyama
  • Suchi Tang
  • Phillip Thompson
  • Danyun Wang
  • Te-Yuan Wang
  • Xindi Wang
  • Yiwar Wang
  • Meng-Chieh Wu
  • Zifeng Yu
  • Julia Zito

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 Wendy Roan, VP of Membership, at to find out how you can begin to build a stronger, more diversified team.