Track Sessions // APRIL 9


SoDA has a broad range of member companies, not only in terms of geographic location and areas of digital expertise, but also in terms of size. However, in this track, we’ll focus on the unique needs, challenges and opportunities faced by leaders of shops in the <50 FTE range. Session topics will include:

  • Start a Fire: Leading People and Establishing a Great Culture
  • Cultivating a Winning Environment and Business Model—Choosing and Articulating a Destination for the Enterprise
  • Assessing Team Engagement: Identifying and Retaining the People Most Responsible for Success
  • Moving From a Project Business to a Relationship-Based Business
  • Organizing through Phases of Growth & Evolving the Role of the CEO to Meet Changing Requirements
  • The Common Risks Faced by Digital Agencies, and How to Mitigate Them
  • Business Models that Meet the Long-Term Needs of Owners
  • Defining Expectations…How to Realize Financial Value from Years of Hard Work

Faculty Leaders


Michael Lebowitz

CEO & Founder, Big Spaceship

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Johnathan Tann

CEO, Odopod

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