DC Marketing is the brainchild of business aviation professional Debi Carpenter. We are a network of business, design, advertising and marketing specialists – focused closely on driving successful campaigns for aviation industry companies. We are a close-knit team of like-minded and passionate professionals prepared to address all your marketing needs. And we are relentlessly driven by a focused and clear mission:
To help you navigate the right approach to business growth, development and evolution. To ensure that your brand thrives, succeeds and grows.
Our full-service marketing team offers turnkey marketing and advertising strategy, public relations, graphic design, corporate identity, direct marketing, business development, event planning, web design and social media strategy services. Our depth and breadth of experience on both the client and agency sides makes us a versatile team – that understands the value of intelligent and effective brand communications.
Possessing more than 30 years of combined experience in marketing, advertising and media, DC Marketing has crafted creative campaigns and orchestrated strategic executions for organizations of all sizes and levels. From local business to global brand. From identity development to fully-integrated advertising campaigns. From market research to business development to product launches – and beyond.
We look forward to helping you reach new heights.
With more than 20 years of business development experience and a passion for the business aviation industry, Debi Carpenter brings an extensive skillset and wealth of experience to the table. A highly motivated and proactive sales and marketing leader, Debi is also the founder and leader of DC Marketing, which offers a full-service network of business, design, advertising and marketing professionals based in Southern California.
Debi has more than 16 years of experience in all aspects of business aviation. She has served as Director of Sales and Marketing with companies offering aircraft sales, aircraft management, charter, fuel, avionics and maintenance. Debi also has worked closely with aircraft and avionics manufacturers, and flight training companies.
Debi’s strengths include branding, PR, product and service promotion, client relationships, team-building and customer-focused programs. More than merely a marketer or promoter, Debi understands how to strategically build brands and drive demands for their offerings. Her team, and relationship-building acumen has allowed her to build DC Marketing from the ground up.
Currently, Debi also serves as the Executive Director of Southern California Aviation Association (SCAA), in which capacity she presides over several aspects and events on behalf of the 850-plus-member organization. A volunteer with SCAA since 2004, Debi later ascended to the Marketing and Event Chair position in 2008 before being named Executive Director in 2012. In addition to managing SCAA, Debi works closely with the board to develop events and programs that raise funds for scholarships, awards and opportunities within the aviation community.
Debi also serves on the National Business Aviation’s (NBAA) Local and Regional Group Leadership Committee and volunteers as media relations for Women in Corporate Aviation International. Previously, Debi has a served as a volunteer for the American Heart Association (AHA) and launched a North San Diego County Make-A-Wish event to raise money for the Make-A-Wish Foundation. Truly passionate about and entrenched in the aviation industry and community, Debi learned to fly the Cirrus SR20 in 2011.
National Business Aviation Association (NBAA)
Women in Corporate Aviation (WCA)
Women in Aviation International (WAI)
Southern California Aviation Association (SCAA)
Aircraft Electronics Association (AEA)
Professional Aviation Maintenance Asssociation (PAMA)