The GYDA Initiative Talks Podcasts includes interviews and discussions between Robert Craven and Digital Agency Experts. Each podcast is full of knowledge to help you grow your Digital Agency.
Marcel Petitpas – Parakeeto In this episode, Robert Craven discusses how to measure KPI’s with Marcel Petitpas of Parakeeto.
Delyth Parsons – This is Plenary
In this episode, Robert Craven talks with Delyth Parsons of This is Plenary and discuss client servicing in agencies.
Dennis Yu – BlitzMetrics In this episode, Robert Craven talks with Dennis Yu – CEO of Blitz Metrics. Denis is an international heavyweight Digital Marketing Keynote speaker and passionate about nurturing the next generation of digital marketers.
Pete Bennett – ReviewYoo
In this episode, Robert Craven interviews Pete Bennett, an entrepreneur and founder of ReviewYoo.
Alex Langshur – Cardinal Path
In this episode, Robert Craven talks with Alex Langshur, founder and co-CEO of Cardinal Path, an award-winning consultancy that leverages data and advanced analytics.
Sophie Bennett – Motivation expert, bestselling author, champion dressage rider and qualified ski instructor.
In this episode of GYDA Initiative Talks, Robert Craven talks to Sophie about her latest book ‘Find Your Flame. Why Motivation Matters More Than Talent’.
In this GYDA Initiative Talks, Robert Craven talks to David Gilroy. David is the fearless leader of Conscious, a Bristol-based agency specialising in Digital Services for legal firms.
Amy McManus – AM Marketing In this episode of GYDA Talks, Robert talks to Amy McManus of AM Marketing, a Kent based marketing agency and Google Partner specialising in digital marketing.
Andrew Ellis – Eye to Eye In this episode of GYDA Talks, Robert talks to Andrew Ellis founder of Eye to Eye one of the worlds first new media agencies who designed and built some of the very first websites in the UK. Andrew is also founder of We are Like Minds, a thought leadership platform, holding events in London, Exeter, Helsinki and New York.
Steve Kuncewisz – BLM In this episode Robert talks to Steve Kuncewicz a partner at BLM Law. Working out of the Manchester office, Steve specialises in intellectual property, media and communications-related issues, working mainly with the creative, digital, technology and advertising sector with a nationally-recognised niche specialism in issues involving social media.
Paul Barnes – MAP In this episode of GYDA Talks, Robert talks to Paul Barnes. Paul is Founder and Managing Director of MAP, the UK’s leading accountancy firm and outsourced finance function exclusively for digital creative agencies.
Tim Dunton – Nimbus In this episode of GYDA Talks, Robert talks to Tim Dunton of Nimbus Hosting. Tim has worked in hosting for over 20 years and in 2011 founded Nimbus. After seeing a gap in the market for agencies, Tim and Nimbus launched STORM, a hosting platform designed specifically for creatives.
Antoinette Dale-Henderson – The Gravitas Programme In this episode of GYDA Talks Robert talks to Antoinette Dale-Henderson. Antoinette is a globally recognised expert and speaker on leadership and gravitas. In 2015 she published her first book ‘Leading with Gravitas’ which was based on three years research into six qualities shared by successful leaders.
Leon Milns – We Are Adam In this episode of GYDA Talks, Robert talks to Leon Milns. Leon is a founder of We Are Adam a recruitment consultancy specialising in the Digital sector. Leon has spent 15 years building Adam into an award-winning consultancy. They create long term relationships with clients, partnering with their management team to ensure talent acquisitions fulfils their growth journey.
Tamar Saglambilek – Elevate Digital In this episode of GYDA Talks, Robert talks to Tamer Saglambilek, founder and Managing Director of Elevate Digital. Elevate are a full-service growth marketing agency based in the Netherlands. Tamer first met Robert at the 2016 Google Premier Partners Summit in Amsterdam and in 2019 completed the Google Elevator program with our team. His insight into building a successful 25 strong agency is valuable for any agency owner wanting to grow.
Jenny Plant – Account Management Skills In this episode of GYDA Talks, Robert talks to Jenny Plant. Jenny started her career in account management in the early 1990’s and apart from five years working client side as a marketing manager, she has spent her career in agencies managing client relationships. Jenny started Account Management Skills in 2010 to help creative agency leaders retain and grow existing clients by training their account management team.
Robin Waite – Fearless Business In this episode of GYDA Talks, Robert talks to Robin Waite. Robin ran his own agency for 12 years before deciding to take a break and re-evaluate. He is now a twice published author and runs Fearless Business, coaching SME’s to grow their businesses by adapting their strategy of selling time for money to being results orientated.