Agency Life 006 | Peter Ellis of DIF Design

Alfonso sits with Peter Ellis of DIF Design. Alfonso and Peter met while sitting on the same board of directors for a local young professionals group. During that time, both of their agencies began working together on multiple projects.

On this episode, Peter and Alfonso talk about owning an agency, client mistakes, what to include in your contracts, work life, being a father of four girls, and more.

Some of the discussions Alfonso and Alfonso talk about:

  1. His entrance into the marketing world (00:59)
  2. His craziest client moments (04:30)
  3. What advice would you give anyone? (7:49)
  4. When a client sued him (8:32)
  5. Work Life Balance – Running an agency and managing a family life with four kids (11:26)
  6. What motivates him? (13:49)
  7. What would he tell his past self? (16:43)

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Agency Life is a podcast with marketers sharing their stories and experiences in the fast pace industry. Created and hosted by Alfonso Santaniello of the Creative Strategy Agency Inc., the podcast brings you a weekly look into the lives of marketers, publicists, designers and more. Marketers are in fact people, and this podcast is to highlight the people behind the strategies.