DC Promotions: The Home of Top-Notch Sales and Entrepreneurial Talent
Our team at DC Promotions never fails to impress. We house a team full of energetic, passionate, and diverse entrepreneurs. We stay ahead of the game by monitoring consumer trends and prioritizing personal connection, guaranteeing leadership in our community as well as our community.
Leadership from DC Promotions
Get to know the team.
Education: Wagner College
Alex is one of our newest rising stars. He grew up in Silver Spring, Maryland and attended Wagner College in Staten Island, where he played football. He recently joined DC Promotions and has attributed his success thus far to his professional and personal habits. Alex lives by the motto, “no sacrifice, no success” and plans to advance into an Assistant Management role by the end of the year.
Education: Frostburg State University
Meet Brad! After hitting a ceiling in his previous job, he realized that he needed to find a career with constant growth and opportunity – which led him here. Brad joined DC promotions in December, and since then, he has progressed both personally and professionally. He has developed many skills in his time with us, including the ability to work with people from different backgrounds and to effectively execute business.
Katie was looking for a career with both personal and professional growth. A firm believer in networking to improve herself and her skills, Katie has a great student mentality and is consistently researching new ways to get better. She is excited about her new role as a leader and can’t wait to start training others.
Education: California Lutheran University
Kristina is a Southern California girl through and through. She grew up in a small town outside of Los Angeles and went to school at California Lutheran University, where she studied business and marketing. After graduation, she began to look for real-world experience in her field. She entered into the management training program where she developed many skills, including emotional intelligence, organization, problem-solving, and public speaking. She was quickly promoted as a Director of Operations and moved into the Sacramento area to open a new market. In 2017, she expanded her company to the DC area and is excited to see the list of clients grow. Based on her experience as a business owner, Kristina believes that life always comes down to two choices: suffer the pain of discipline or suffer the pain of regret.
Education: Bachelors: University of Calicut, Masters: Mahatma Gandhi University both in Kerala,India
Meet Lakshmi, otherwise known as Lucky! She grew up in Kerala, India where she received her MBA, and moved to the U.S. a few years ago. Lucky loves the learning and growth opportunities she has been provided while working with DC Promotions. She also enjoys being able to develop herself personally and believes that her self-confidence, public speaking skills, and people skills have improved while working with the company. Lucky looks forward to learning more about the marketing industry and is excited to become a Team Lead.
Education: Garner-Webb University
Lauren grew up in Columbia, MD, and attended Garner-Webb University, where she played soccer. One of her biggest accomplishments has been being promoted into account management within her first 2 weeks. In her spare time, Lauren enjoys live music, The English Premier League, and traveling. She has an infectious energy and positive outlook on life. She lives by the quote, “A while in a while you get shown the light, in the strangest of places if you look at it right.”
Education: Georgetown University
Lydia was born in Los Angeles, California and moved to Northern Virginia as a child. She received her degree in Health Care Management and Policy from Georgetown University, but after graduating, found that she was more fascinated by the marketing industry. She decided to branch out and join the DC Promotions team. In a short time, she has excelled in multiple areas and credits expanding her comfort zone and personal growth to our management program. Long-term, Lydia hopes to combine her love for marketing and health care to open her own private practice.
Education: James Madison University
Maggie grew up in Falls Church, Virginia. She completed her degree in Communications and Public Relations at James Madison University in May 2018. Maggie is a sports lover and considers herself to be highly competitive. She gets her drive, focus, and motivation from being in a high energy, fast-paced environment and was pleasantly surprised that she could use the skills she learned in sports to advance her career in business. Her position in the management training program with DC Promotions has taught her important team building skills, as well as how to effectively lead others, and manage her time. Her favorite quote is “it’s supposed to be hard, that’s what makes it great!” Maggie is family oriented and has long-term goals of starting a sports marketing firm with her brother.
Education: University of North Georgia
Manon was born in Belgium, and moved to France when she was 9 years old. When she was 17, she moved with her family to Spain and then relocated to the United States to enroll in college. With a degree in Psychology, Manon’s biggest skill development has been in her ability to understand people and build great relationships. She is excited to be a part of the DC team, creating her own future and helping others reach their goals.
Education: Sacramento State University
Myleah is a California native and recently moved to the DC area to continue her role as the Director of Human Resources with DC Promotions. After graduating with a degree in Psychology and Human Development, she began to look for an opportunity to grow and find herself as a leader and businesswoman. She was recently promoted to the National Trainer, where she oversees office staff and interns in 6 locations nationwide. But she doesn’t want to stop there. Her long-term goal is to use the business and leadership experience she has gained to open a non-profit for former foster youth and a private counseling clinic for children’s mental health.
Education: Eastern Michigan University
Taylor grew up in Ypsilanti, a small town in Michigan. She received her Bachelor’s degree in Marketing at Eastern Michigan University, and her Master’s in Sports Management at Georgetown. Her passions include sports, helping kids, and reading. She was recently promoted to account management and attributes her fast growth in our company to her sports mentality. One of Taylor’s greatest strengths as a manager is that she is a great listener. She seeks to understand how people think so that she can respond accordingly.
Education: Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising (FIDM)
This is Vanessa, but everyone calls her V. She is one of the hardest working team members at DC Promotions and lives by the motto “hard work beats talent when talent doesn’t work hard”. V has always been a people person, and her unique sense of humor makes her one of the favorites among our staff. She has gained many skills, but her organizational skills and team management skills are the two she is most proud of!
Education: University of California, Davis
Victor is our compliance manager and is from Santa Rosa, California. He came to us as a recent grad looking for professional experience and leadership development. He credits two of his most important skills to DC Promotions: being able to put focus in the right places, and prioritizing what’s most important over things that can wait. In order for him to be successful and also help others reach their goals, Victor follows the motto, “you cannot expect from others what you yourself won’t do.”
Recruiting For Success
Our team is compromised with the talented alumni from the following universities.
Virginia Commonwealth University
California State University
University of Maryland
Virginia Commonwealth University
Frostburg State University
University of California, Davis
California State University, Sacramento
California Lutheran University
University of North Georgia
California State University, Sacramento State
Full Sail University
College of the Canyons
Silicon Valley Business School
California State University, Fresno
Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising (FIDM)
Northern Arizona University