Ad 2 DC

Ad 2 DC is a group of talented, driven young professionals in the DC Metro area, 32 years old and younger, either employed or interested in the world of advertising and its related fields. We are account executives, graphic designers, media specialists, PR professionals, writers, marketing analysts, and more– creating a diverse organization focused on growing our careers, getting noticed, and giving back to the community.

Ad 2 DC provides regular educational programs to sharpen your skills and learn about industry trends, monthly networking happy hours to connect with new peers and contacts in DC, and leadership opportunities to add to your experience outside of your regular 9-5. We also give back to the community through our annual public service campaign for a local DC area non-profit organization.

Sound intriguing? Become a member for less than $100 a year (and even less for students). Still need a little convincing? Keep reading, you’ll get there.


Ad 2 DC was started by a few young professionals in the DC metro area, who like you, were looking for a place to learn and engage, so we get you. We are a part of the DC chapter of the American Advertising Federation (AAF), which represents more than 40,000 industry leaders nationwide. With the national support of the AAF, Ad 2 DC creates the means for up-and-coming professionals in the industry to gain the contacts, education, and leadership opportunities they need to become tomorrow’s industry leaders.

Have you ever wanted to:

  • Share and get feedback on your ideas (even the wild and crazy ones)?
  • Be recognized for your skills and talents?
  • Learn something new?
  • Take on a leadership role?
  • Expand your social circle?
  • Win an award?
  • Be a part of something big?
  • Network with other marketing, advertising, and communications peers across the country?

With Ad 2, you have the chance to experience all those things and more. No matter your career goals or aspirations, Ad 2 DC is your opportunity to accelerate your career.

Since Ad 2 DC’s formation in 2008, we’ve made our mark on a national level through outstanding programming, continuing education, excellent membership benefits and overall club operations.

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Join Ad 2 DC today and start adding to your experience!