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Do I need a business plan?

In this episode of Agency Leadership TV, Chip Griffin discusses why there is more value in the thought process that goes in to crafting a business plan than in the document itself.

Episode 9: Profit-sharing for agency employees

Should you provide a profit-sharing program to benefit your employees? If so, what should it look like? These are the questions that Chip Griffin and Gini Dietrich explore on this week's episode of the Agency Leadership Podcast.

Episode 8: Running a virtual agency

Chip Griffin and Gini Dietrich discuss the pros and cons of running a virtual PR or marketing agency, including how to overcome common obstacles.

Diana Littman named CEO of MSL US

Publicis Groupe announced that Diana Littman has been named CEO of MSL US, reporting directly to Arthur Sadoun, Chairman and CEO of Publicis Groupe. Littman joins...

Episode 7: The pros and cons of RFP’s for agencies

In this episode, Chip Griffin and Gini Dietrich discuss the pros and cons of responding to RFP's as a way to win agency business.

Gábor Jelinek named Executive Director of Public Relations Global Network

Gábor Jelinek has been appointed the first Executive Director of the Public Relations Global Network (PRGN). In the newly created role, Jelinek will "oversee all...

Diane Briskin named President of EVINS Communications

Diane Briskin has been named President of EVINS Communications. She will report to Chairman Mathew Evins and CEO Louise Evins. According to the firm's announcement, Briskin will "oversee...

Finn Partners acquires MFA

Finn Partners has acquired MFA, a 20-person agency founded by Missy Faren. As part of the deal, Farren will become a Managing Partner at Finn,...

David Fischer joins IBEX as Partner

David Fischer has joined IBEX Partners, a Washington, DC public affairs firm, as Partner, Legal & Regulatory Affairs. Previously, Fischer was a Senior Director in the...

Tom Reno named COO of Precision Strategies

Experienced communications executive Tom Reno has joined DC-based Precision Strategies as Chief Operating Officer. Most recently, Reno served as Chief Operating Officer of BCW. He...