Dedicated to connecting people and driving marketing excellence
With a laser focus and passion for the space, Agency Spotter is organizing the world of agencies to make it easy for decision makers at brands to do an agency search and connect with advertising agencies, design agencies, digital agencies, and more than 38 other marketing service areas.
Business, Technology & Design
Brian has worked on both sides of the agency-client relationship and is passionate about solving this vertical, greasing the wheels of the trillion dollar marketing services marketplace.
Former Group Director of Global Design at The Coca-Cola Company, he has overseen multi-million dollar budgets and worked with top brands for more than 20 years including Bacardi, Minute Maid, Philips, Sprite, GM, The Home Depot, WebMD and many more. Brian has tackled this space before, refining agency management and global rosters at Coca-Cola.
Digital & Mobile Marketing Expert
Joseph joined Agency Spotter from American Express where he was a digital marketing leader. Joseph has experienced pain points on both sides of the solution as a small business advocate via AMEX OPEN and managing marketing programs across many different creative agencies. Joseph thrives on building relationships and finding creative solutions.
The Marketing Guru
After graduating from Georgia State University with a degree in Journalism, Daniel entered the Atlanta startup scene, gaining experience in social media and public relations. Upon joining the Agency Spotter team, Daniel became referred to as the “marketing guru,” focusing on creating engaging blog content and bringing new marketers to the Agency Spotter platform.
Daniel enjoys playing basketball, as well as checking out the great food scene in Atlanta, Seoul, and most recently in Greece.
Sales and Business Development
Adam has worked in the fields of International Sales, Marketing and Business Development, with 15 years experience sourcing, developing, closing and retaining leads and contracts. After working overseas in Dubai and Amsterdam for many years, Adam returned to Atlanta to continue his career in sales and marketing.
Adam enjoys trying food from a variety of cultures, and is conversationally proficient in 5 languages.
Andrew Safigan, Developer
Launching New Features
A computer science graduate from Furman, Andrew is passionate about developing web applications and helping others. He is focused on development on Rails, React.js components, SEO, and other backend efforts at Agency Spotter.
Ask Andrew about his time in Japan or what framework he’s trying out.
Current Advisory Board
Global Head of Digital at BlackRock
After working in the digital marketing and strategy space for organizations like Oracle and American Express, Scott joined the BlackRock team as the Managing Director of Global Digital. Based in New York, Scott has a passion for working with marketing and reward programs, and currently holds three patents in the field.
Senior Director of Platform Services at AutoTrader
With more then 25 years of varied experience in the information technology, user experience and business strategy fields, Stephen seeks to have a definitive positive impact on business concerns, users’ interaction experiences, and long term technical viability.He also currently writes weekly columns on DevOps.com and CMSWire.com, and is in the process of writing a book.
Senior Director of Customer Success at Moveable Ink
In her role at Moveable Ink, Alison manages relationships with large strategic enterprise clients, including some of the most well known Fortune 1000 brands in the world. She previously worked in Business Development for American Express, and led development on the company’s first mobile app and first Twitter handle.
Angel Investor + Digital Operations Executive at Penton
While working for many years in the digital and information technology space, Sue also contributes to multiple non-profits, serving on the board for both The Childrens’ Museum of Atlanta, as well as Clockwise.MD. Sue is an angel investor in a variety of digital, data, and tech-based companies, and enjoys serving as an independent advisory and board member for Agency Spotter.
Harvard Business School, Former Advisor to Behance (Adobe Exit)
A professor of Strategy and Innovation at IMD Business School in Switzerland, Misiek has previously taught at both Harvard and Stanford universities. He holds degrees from The University of Cambridge and Harvard, and is a prolific publisher of academic literature.
Former VP Brand Management at Thomson Reuters
Douglas has many years of experience in marketing and management, most notably at Thomson Reuters. He is currently the President at Spencer Brenneman, where he works with businesses of all sizes to manage their brand and marketing strategy.
Co-Founder + Former CEO at Definition 6
With a focus in online advertising and strategy, Michael lead clients to generate over $10 billion in online revenue at Definition 6. Currently serving as Senior Vice President of IT and Digital at Pull-A-Part, Michael is continuing to deliver value in the digital space for customers in the autoparts space.
Director of Development at Octane5
Tony served in the United States Army for almost 8 eight years, and then began his career in development. Working for a variety of big brands, ranging from General Electric to Turner, Tony currently manages development at Octane5 in Atlanta.