Narrative Grows Creative Services Division, Adds Ellie O’Shei as Head of Design

by | Oct 4, 2023

Peyton Schaeffer Joins as Graphic Designer as the Firm Reaches Milestone of 25 New Hires Announced This Year

Washington, D.C.Narrative Strategies announced today the expansion of its creative services division with the hiring of Ellie O’Shei as Head of Design. O’Shei is a seasoned graphic design professional with years of experience developing data-infused creative design strategies. Narrative also announced the addition of Peyton Schaeffer, who joins the firm as a Graphic Designer.

“Throughout her career, Ellie has been a rising star and a leader within the public affairs industry – working directly with clients; managing teams of graphic designers; and launching innovative, large-scale creative campaigns across a multitude of platforms,” said Narrative Strategies Founding Partner Ken Spain. “Adding Ellie and Peyton bolsters our ability to serve as a one-stop-shop for our clients, providing them with the premium, award-winning services that Narrative has become known for.”

Ellie O’Shei arrives at Narrative with a wealth of creative services experiences. Most recently, O’Shei served as Director of Creative Strategy at Targeted Victory, where she developed custom design tactics based on clients’ specific creative needs and messaging objectives. Before Targeted Victory, O’Shei served as Deputy Creative Director for the Republican National Committee, where she managed a team of graphic designers, providing creative guidance and overseeing the development of multifaceted collateral. O’Shei earned a bachelor’s degree in Political Science with a major in History from Trinity University in San Antonio, Texas. 

Peyton Schaeffer comes to Narrative as a Graphic Designer after interning for the Biden Administration’s Executive Office of the President, where she worked within the Office of Administration’s Design Communication Services. There, she worked directly with Administration personnel to help craft new design styles for internal and external deliverables – including reports and official documents. Schaeffer holds a bachelor’s degree from Savannah College of Art and Design.

With 25 new hires announced this year, Narrative Strategies continues to expand its diverse range of award-winning client services while demonstrating substantial year-over-year employee growth. On the heels of commemorating its four-year anniversary, Narrative Strategies has never been better positioned to serve as a one-stop-shop for its clients.  

About Narrative Strategies:

Narrative is a full-service strategic communications firm creatively solving today’s most demanding reputational and public affairs challenges at the convergence of business, media, and politics. Narrative is a premier partner for the world’s most influential brands by building upon our deep experience synthesizing complex issues and executing public affairs, media and public relations, crisis response, and other mission-critical initiatives. Our expertise spans industries and issue sets, including biopharmaceuticals, consumer products, energy, financial services, healthcare, manufacturing, tax, trade, technology, and more. We are powered by an award-winning team of senior strategists, detail-oriented practitioners, and imaginative creators who provide premium-level counsel and integrated service offerings that shape the ever-evolving communications landscape. 

To learn more, visit narrativedc.com.

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