In The Capital Names Cary Hatch One of the "Top 50 on Fire"

Recognizing inventors, disruptors, luminaries, and newsmakers, InTheCapital's 50 on Fire celebrates visionary individuals and companies across DC's top industries.

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Why are Rob Lowe and Matthew McConaughey doing cheesy TV ads?

MDB CEO & Brand Advocate, Cary Hatch, is quoted in The Washington Post article about why big time film stars have been showing up in seemingly cheesy television campaigns. Read more here...


MDB Adds Joanne Williams as Director of Operations

Washington, DC (September 2, 2014)

“Remarkable individuals with amazing talent craft the communications that impact our daily lives.”  Joanne loves that she gets to spend each day surrounded by such diverse talent. Her career has been focused on managing people and numbers -- in short, making sure things get done on time and on budget.  She’s focused on delivering operational efficiencies including administrative, recruitment, creative and production services, and overall agency work flow and utilization while ensuring procedural and contractual uniformity.

Joanne brings a wealth of experience to MDB having held leadership positions at Delucchi Plus, RedPeg Marketing, Williams Whittle and The Bomstein Agency. She has served on numerous boards and task forces including the DC AdClub Foundation, Tappers With Attitude, the Greater Baltimore Fair Housing Task Force and the Greater Washington Fair Housing Council. A native of Puerto Rico, Joanne was first lured to Washington, DC by her alma mater, American University.     


Hot Agency Helps Make DC Cool

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How do you turn wonky DC into America’s coolest travel destination (according to Forbes Magazine)? Through a creative ad campaign from Destination DC and MDB.
Chief Creative Officer Richard Coad worked with Destination DC to create advertising that brings to life all the culture that propelled DC to the top of the cool list.
Internationally-renowned photographer Jim Krantz used classic black and white photography to capture intriguing scenes. Including a narrated, poetic smooth jazz video featuring DC nightlife. The ads have been running internationally and domestically including markets (such as Boston, New York, and Philadelphia) plus top lifestyle magazines.


Washington Business Journal 

"Did D.C. Cool actually work? National media coverage of the District suggests maybe it did."
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The Washington Post

"For ‘D.C. Cool’ campaign organizers, Forbes ranking is validating (if not very cool)."
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