PR and marketing agency owners and executives excel at servicing clients and developing compelling communications programs, but they often struggle with the business side of the agency.

Agency Leadership Advisors provides coaching, on-site training, operational reviews, and fractional COO services to support the business goals of agencies.

ALA empowers agency owners and executives by providing them with the skills, knowledge, and feedback needed to be effective business leaders.


  • Business Growth
  • Digital Transformation
  • Global Management
  • Team Development
  • Process Efficiency
  • Resource Utilization
  • Agency Marketing
  • M&A Process


Chip Griffin has been there and done that in the agency world.

He got his start as a junior account executive at a boutique PR firm, created his own agency, served as Chief Digital Officer for a major public affairs firm, and went on to become COO at a 500-person global media intelligence agency.

Chip founded, built, and sold a PR software company, often partnering with agencies to provide solutions for their clients.

He has experience as an entrepreneur, communicator, and technologist and shares the insights he has developed with agency owners and executives.