Started from Ann Arbor and now we’re here! After 12 glorious years stationed solely in the heart of Washington, DC, the District Maven team is excited to announce that we are taking this show on the road and down the coast.
When it came to entering a new decade, we wanted to approach it the way we would approach any new client, with a fresh start, look, and feel. We are happy to introduce you to the refreshed, mature, and a little more sophisticated, District Maven.
Washington DC is beautiful any time of year, but it is especially glorious during the spring and summer months. Not only is the weather warm and sunny, but local vendors embody the spirit of the season in more ways than one. No where was summer more in bloom than at Whyte House Monograms, located in the luxurious Chevy Chase neighborhood. Their shop is brightly colored and inviting, with a seemingly endless number of apparel, accessories, travel, home and entertainment products just waiting to be personalized.
There is little the District Maven team loves more than working with our clients for a good cause. (Other than really great marketing, of course!) That’s why we were so excited to be the photographers last Saturday at the 2018 Dreams For Kids DC Football Recess clinic, co-hosted with the Washington Redskins and Washington Redskins Charitable Foundation. Hosted at Redskins Park in Ashburn, VA, this adaptive clinic brought together professional players and children with physical and developmental disabilities to play together and have fun in the sun!
Let me start off this post with a few disclaimers. One, my secret guilty pleasure of late has been watching E!’s newest reality show, Very Cavallari — and two, that it actually made me see the former Laguna Beach star in an entirely new light. While Cavallari’s quick wit, direct demeanor and life-of-the-party attitude are still firmly intact, the budding commercial empire she’s humbly been building for the better part of a decade is truly impressive.
Maybe it’s the fact that 2018 is just a month away or that her food photos are just so damn good, but District Maven client and raw food influencer Live Pure Jenna’s blog has us all feeling inspired to eat cleaner in the new year.
There are few events more popular in Northern Virginia (or loved by yours truly) than Virginia Gold Cup. This biannual steeplechasing event is as historic as it is legendary and infamous. Not only has this been a time-honored tradition in Virginia since 1844, it happens to also be a fantastic opportunity to network and socialize.
Spring is in full bloom and it is that time of year where new beginnings just feel… right. In the spirit of the season, we’re excited to have some of our newest clients open for business and hit the ground running! The most recent of late: Bar Bao, an Asian Fusion concept located in the heart of Arlington’s Clarendon neighborhood. The venue is the latest brainchild of The Social Restaurant Group, who also owns Pamplona across the patio as well as Provision 14 and The Prospect located in Washington, DC.
New website alert! My newest client, Washington DC caterer RSVP Catering, needed a big of a site makeover and we couldn’t be more pleased with the results!
I’ve always said that most things in life, from relationship building to advertising, stem from trust and experience. Keeping these core values in mind when developing a marketing strategy is key. Companies are successful because they develop a connection with their customers, ultimately building a level of trust and laying out what doing business with them would be like.
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