Karl Sakas is an agency consultant and business coach, specializing in operations, strategy, and leadership at fast-growing digital agencies.
Karl started in the industry as a web designer during the days of dialup and IE3. From his experience as the head of business operations at two digital agencies, Karl believes that if agency leaders plan for the expected, they’ll have time to improvise the unexpected.
Through Sakas & Company, Karl has worked with agency owners on six continents. He founded and runs an online community for 1,800+ digital agencies in 50 countries. He is author of Made to Lead, The In-Demand Marketing Agency, and 200+ articles on agency management.
Outside of work, Karl serves as immediate past president of AMA Triangle and volunteers as a bartender on a 1930s railroad car. He lives in Raleigh, North Carolina.