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FamousDC Grows Team; Adds Capabilities

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Washington, D.C. – FamousDC today announced the addition and promotion of several team members. The media company will continue to grow its audience, while also rapidly expanding its event production capabilities around the country.

“At FamousDC we are successful because we engage and connect with our audience,” said Amos Snead, Co-Founder, FamousDC. “The growth of our media company provides an opportunity to connect even further with our clients and continue to create unique content and must-attend events, taking DC’s media scene to the next level.”

FamousDC Team Member Updates

Marie Formica, Vice President, Partnerships & Operations

Marie has experience working on Capitol Hill and with a leading lobbying firm. She oversees all partner engagements and overall operations. Marie is a graduate of Fairleigh Dickinson University.




Drew Ellis, Creative Director

Drew oversees all creative efforts for FamousDC. His previous experience includes a stint as Art Director for NJI Media and as a Graphic Designer for Hinge Marketing. Drew holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Architecture from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University




Cody Simmons, Graphic Designer

Cody designs and creates the majority of content on FamousDC platforms. He holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts with a concentration in Graphic Design from Old Dominion University.




Sarah Gunion, Communications Manager

Sarah is the managing editor of all content on FamousDC.com and the brand’s social media platforms. She is responsible for editing the FamousDC Friday Round-Up that reaches 15,000+ subscribers weekly. She has a Bachelor’s Degree in Communications from Tulane University.




Paige Gress, Events Producer

Paige is the team lead on FamousDC events. Over the past year, she has helped execute events in Las Vegas, Nevada; Boulder, Colorado; Milwaukee, Wisconsin; Des Moines, Iowa; and Washington, D.C. Events have included Presidential Debate events and A-list entertainers and athletes including Ludacris and Shaquille O’Neal. Paige is a graduate of Hobart and William Smith Colleges.


“FamousDC has a reputation for providing behind-the-scenes coverage of the political process and convening disruptive networking events with all the right people,” said Josh Shultz, Co-Founder, FamousDC. “Our team is stronger than ever and we are planning big things in 2016.”


FamousDC is a media outlet that covers the intersection of politics, media and digital. The company has built a trusted audience over the past several years and this allows FamousDC to convene high-level events in Washington, D.C. and throughout the country.


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WASHINGTON, DC - DECEMBER 05: Tyler Glenn of Neon Trees performs as part of Hilton@PLAY concert series at Washington Hilton in Washington, DC on December 5, 2015. For more information on future events, visit HHonors.com/auctions. (Photo by Kris Connor/Getty Images for Hilton)

performs for Hilton@PLAY concert series at Washington Hilton in Washington, DC on December 5, 2015. For more information on future events, visit HHonors.com/auctions.

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