The GYDA Initiative is a team of digital agency experts, all working together in the number one resource for digital agencies. Tasked to create change and agitate growth in your agency and your life.
The resource includes books, articles, whitepaper, workbooks, programs and an online community of digital agency owners. The Initiative is tasked with one goal… supporting digital agency owners in their businesses and their personal lives.
Build the company you want to run… run the agency you want to lead… lead the life you want to live.
Known for his no-nonsense approach to business growth, Robert has worked with agencies and platforms from London to Dublin, from Singapore to New York.
Working closely with Google Partners, Robert helped develop Google’s very own agency training program and continues to be project lead in many of the EMEA countries.
Robert leads the team at the GYDA Initiative and personally runs the Digital Agency Growth Program.
Janusz is a coach and digital strategist who helps agencies to define their vision, to manage and grow motivated and high performing teams, to execute projects better, to sell more of the right kind of work and ultimately to deliver more value to their clients and shareholders.
He’s built, grown and exited his own digital agency and now works exclusively with agencies in the creative sector.
Janusz is lead coach at the GYDA Initiative. He also facilitates our programs and initiatives.
Jaime is a marketing and brand director who worked alongside Robert to develop the GYDA Initiative. Having worked in the creative world for 15 years, she brings an agency-side perspective to all of our enterprises.
The driving force behind our marketing and events, Jaime works closely with our members to understand the issues that they face and then works to develop the tools to overcome them.
Philippa Dale Thomas
Philippa is a business growth and leadership development coach with extensive experience in business and people management, including as managing director and deputy chairman of a leading UK PR agency (Fishburn Hedges).
Clients worked with include: Wildfire PR, Cognito, Cascade Communications, Impero, Falcon Windsor, AlixPartners, Teneo Blue Rubicon and Bouche Media.
Jim helps companies grow. He has worked with over 100 clients in many sectors – both in the UK and internationally.
In recent years he has worked extensively with digital marketing agencies with specialties in PPC, web and application development, e-commerce, social marketing and content development.
Clients worked with include: Positive, Xanthos, Electric Airwaves, Vodaphone, Key Computers, Utility Cost Analysis, Wowi Digital, The Solutions Focus and Whitewater Marketing.
Founding Member Profiles – Coming Soon!
We have a team of digital agency experts working behind the scenes to create and shape the GYDA Initiative. Providing insight, evoking discussion, sharing knowledge, bringing experience.
If you are interested in becoming one of our experts, send us an email with how you can contribute.