Profile: Eli Dagostino
Eli Dagostino, 24, grew up on Martha’s Vineyard and in New York City. He was a child actor at the age of seven, appearing in short films, on the radio and on TV in SNL, Blue’s Clues and the likes. At 14, he became an award winning photographer, getting recognized at Carnegie Hall, and by 18, he had work published by vanityfair.com, Vogue.it, people.com and more. He possesses a journalist’s curiosity and has profiled Edward L. Beck of CNN, Holly Getty of Calvin Klein and others. In 2018, Eli embarked on a two-year 28-city adventure with his partner who was a stage manager for the broadway smash hit Hamilton’s national tour. Eli chronicled his touring adventures and wrote a memoir for which he is now seeking agency. After appearing in front of 30,000 entrepreneurs on Marie Forleo’s award winning online show MarieTV (Marie was named a “thought leader for the next generation” by Oprah), Eli began speaking about creative marketing all across the country in a talk he calls, Story-Tell to Sell. He went on to speak at the MET, at Squarespace’s HQ and many more. Currently, Eli is utilizing his refined eye and journalist’s intuition to tell people’s life stories. In addition, he is calling upon his vast knowledge of marketing and his passion for great design to build websites for business owners.