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Husband with great opp in DC. Calling any and all ideas to make this work for my career... solid agencies, palatable in house opps or secret magical tunnels to NYC. Help

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The Amtrak, The Regional Rail, or (for the budget traveler) the Chinatown Bus. All good on-secret tunnels-esque things to get you weekly to NYC

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So not worth the daily struggle especially in an industry where you don’t know what time you’ll be leaving. Not to mention the financial aspect. You’d be better served going up Monday or Tuesday mornings and coming back Thursday or Fridays

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AKQA and Blue State Digital have a solid presence.

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Awesome. Thank you!

We’re hiring a Planning Director / brand strategy at Ogilvy’s DC office if you’re interested. Email fishiebowlie@gmail.com

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Rooting for you op!

Porter Novelli

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Huge has a decent DC presence

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Design army is the best shop. I’d also look in-house at discovery

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If you're looking for smaller Viget, ugroup or threespot.

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Ogilvy has a so-so office there. Purple Strategies has always been interesting to me too—if you’re willing to bend your morals a little bit.

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Is LMO still a decent shop there?

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Wunderman has an office down there. And Marriott is HQ’d there. I grew up in DC and it’s an awesome city. Definitely go!

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Design Army

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Discovery Communications in DC closed, they’re strictly NYC now. But I second Design Army, incredible shop.

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Damn. I’ve been out of the scene for too long. Name probably isn’t even on the list at Smith Point anymore.

Huge. Almost 90 now...great clients not all based in DC. Culture is on point. Healthy mix of product and marketing work. NYC clients as well.

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