Elevating Brand Image for 50 Years.

For 50 years AgencySacks has been the leading brand strategy and creative agency helping premium b2c and b2b brands influence affluent and aspirational customers. Our work ranges from global AOR responsibilities to targeted campaign creation and is rooted in a keen understanding of consumer behavior derived through proprietary research as well as hands-on experience in the market. 

We’ve noticed that our clients tend to have several things in common. The products and services they offer are high-consideration purchases. Their customers are very discerning. And their market is intensely competitive. This is where we excel. In a noisy world we create new ways to help our clients rise above.

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We are dreamers and doers.

  ANDREW SACKS  Andrew believes in strong brands. His passion lies in activating and reinvigorating every aspect of a brand’s image — from look, feel, story, and voice to consumer touchpoints and even the internal organization. He plays the crucial role of editor and arbiter in helping brands discover what matters for them. Andrew is a devoted global traveler and a damn good cook. He lives in New York and East Hampton with his wife Julie, son Jack, and black Labrador Skye.

ANDREW SACKS
Andrew believes in strong brands. His passion lies in activating and reinvigorating every aspect of a brand’s image — from look, feel, story, and voice to consumer touchpoints and even the internal organization. He plays the crucial role of editor and arbiter in helping brands discover what matters for them. Andrew is a devoted global traveler and a damn good cook. He lives in New York and East Hampton with his wife Julie, son Jack, and black Labrador Skye.

  SHANNON ROBICHAUD  With a penchant for detail and a knack for anticipating clients’ needs, Shannon unites cross-functional stakeholders to create cohesive strategies and seamless brand experiences that provide value to clients and customers alike. An agency veteran, she blends her financial background with a strong creative acumen and enthusiasm for marketing technology to drive brand transformation. A native Bostonian, Shannon now lives in Manhattan’s Upper West Side with her husband, Chris.

SHANNON ROBICHAUD
With a penchant for detail and a knack for anticipating clients’ needs, Shannon unites cross-functional stakeholders to create cohesive strategies and seamless brand experiences that provide value to clients and customers alike. An agency veteran, she blends her financial background with a strong creative acumen and enthusiasm for marketing technology to drive brand transformation. A native Bostonian, Shannon now lives in Manhattan’s Upper West Side with her husband, Chris.

  LYNN KOKORSKY  Lynn has an eye for details, which is just one of the things that makes her a great art director. Exquisite taste, inventiveness, and the ability to collaborate with top photographers and key production talent are on the list too. Lynn has shaped the agency’s work on the art side for years, and in that time she has influenced every brand that has come through the agency’s doors. She and her husband Flavio live in New Jersey.

LYNN KOKORSKY
Lynn has an eye for details, which is just one of the things that makes her a great art director. Exquisite taste, inventiveness, and the ability to collaborate with top photographers and key production talent are on the list too. Lynn has shaped the agency’s work on the art side for years, and in that time she has influenced every brand that has come through the agency’s doors. She and her husband Flavio live in New Jersey.

  VICTOR BRODY  A native New Yorker in every respect, Victor began his long career in advertising making those fake commercials at Saturday Night Live. Over the next two decades and countless big ideas later, he has worked at a number of prominent NY ad agencies on brands large and small. As a longtime contributor to the agency, he has found a passion for marketing life’s finer things. Victor has now even made it as far as Brooklyn where he lives with his wife Amy and their daughter.

VICTOR BRODY
A native New Yorker in every respect, Victor began his long career in advertising making those fake commercials at Saturday Night Live. Over the next two decades and countless big ideas later, he has worked at a number of prominent NY ad agencies on brands large and small. As a longtime contributor to the agency, he has found a passion for marketing life’s finer things. Victor has now even made it as far as Brooklyn where he lives with his wife Amy and their daughter.

  AMY POFAHL  Amy is adept at keeping both client and agency on the same page. It comes from years of experience and a talent for looking down the road and around corners to know what’s coming next. Amy has led a number of agency/client relationships and has managed nearly every kind of production or engagement imaginable in her coolheaded way. She lives with her husband Victor and their daughter in Brooklyn.

AMY POFAHL
Amy is adept at keeping both client and agency on the same page. It comes from years of experience and a talent for looking down the road and around corners to know what’s coming next. Amy has led a number of agency/client relationships and has managed nearly every kind of production or engagement imaginable in her coolheaded way. She lives with her husband Victor and their daughter in Brooklyn.

  ANDREW SCHINDERMAN  A lifelong New Yorker, Andrew will gladly tell you where to find the best slice and talk your ear off about the Yankees. With a mind for business and strategic thinking, a strong appreciation of creativity, and a diplomat’s knack for working with headstrong personalities, advertising was a natural career choice. Prior to focusing on the real estate industry, Andrew honed his craft servicing corporate clients such as Citibank, Merck, and Kraft Foods. Andrew has an MBA from Columbia University.

ANDREW SCHINDERMAN
A lifelong New Yorker, Andrew will gladly tell you where to find the best slice and talk your ear off about the Yankees. With a mind for business and strategic thinking, a strong appreciation of creativity, and a diplomat’s knack for working with headstrong personalities, advertising was a natural career choice. Prior to focusing on the real estate industry, Andrew honed his craft servicing corporate clients such as Citibank, Merck, and Kraft Foods. Andrew has an MBA from Columbia University.

  ABBEY BISHOP  Abbey has taken the reins and cultivated client relationships on a number of key projects, many in the hotel and real estate worlds — Fontainebleau Miami Beach, Taj Hotels Resorts & Palaces, Belmond, The Wagner Hotel, and Douglas Elliman. With a world of five-star hotels in her background, it’s not surprising that Abbey loves to travel. Abbey is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin School of Journalism and has now found her home in Manhattan.

ABBEY BISHOP
Abbey has taken the reins and cultivated client relationships on a number of key projects, many in the hotel and real estate worlds — Fontainebleau Miami Beach, Taj Hotels Resorts & Palaces, Belmond, The Wagner Hotel, and Douglas Elliman. With a world of five-star hotels in her background, it’s not surprising that Abbey loves to travel. Abbey is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin School of Journalism and has now found her home in Manhattan.

  AMY SACKS  Amy has a history in the advertising that’s too long to fit into this paragraph. She has worked on everything from Dr. Pepper and Tylenol to Aveeno and Jell-O. For the past 7 years, she was the Executive Creative Director on J&J’s Neutrogena business in the US, and over saw its global expansion into Europe, Latin America and Asia. She understands that the bigger a brand becomes, the more succinct the creative idea has to be, so it can seamlessly translate across lands, languages and cultures. Amy has two sons who are almost out of the house. She resides on the Upper West Side with her husband and lives for long, lazy weekends at their country house.

AMY SACKS
Amy has a history in the advertising that’s too long to fit into this paragraph. She has worked on everything from Dr. Pepper and Tylenol to Aveeno and Jell-O. For the past 7 years, she was the Executive Creative Director on J&J’s Neutrogena business in the US, and over saw its global expansion into Europe, Latin America and Asia. She understands that the bigger a brand becomes, the more succinct the creative idea has to be, so it can seamlessly translate across lands, languages and cultures. Amy has two sons who are almost out of the house. She resides on the Upper West Side with her husband and lives for long, lazy weekends at their country house.

  JESSICA HAAS  Jessica is a multidisciplinary art director with a keen eye for all things design from logos to packaging. With over 10 years of agency experience, she has a thorough understanding of brand objectives, visual marketing, and an effective communications strategy. She's an award-winning designer with a master's degree from Pratt Institute and a reputation for delivering smart, clean and pragmatic solutions for clients in fashion, food, real estate, and travel industries. Jessica resides on the Upper East Side with her husband, Abhishek.

JESSICA HAAS
Jessica is a multidisciplinary art director with a keen eye for all things design from logos to packaging. With over 10 years of agency experience, she has a thorough understanding of brand objectives, visual marketing, and an effective communications strategy. She's an award-winning designer with a master's degree from Pratt Institute and a reputation for delivering smart, clean and pragmatic solutions for clients in fashion, food, real estate, and travel industries. Jessica resides on the Upper East Side with her husband, Abhishek.

  MICHAEL WARD  In a world where dashing off a barely considered Tweet is the current measure, Michael actually writes complete sentences on things he’s thought long and hard about. He’s written just about every conceivable kind of piece for our clients, from advertising to online materials to brochures and books. Michael is always keen to help brands articulate their story in an engaging way. He lives with his wife and son in Brooklyn.

MICHAEL WARD
In a world where dashing off a barely considered Tweet is the current measure, Michael actually writes complete sentences on things he’s thought long and hard about. He’s written just about every conceivable kind of piece for our clients, from advertising to online materials to brochures and books. Michael is always keen to help brands articulate their story in an engaging way. He lives with his wife and son in Brooklyn.

  MARTIN SMITH  Marty is the agency consigliere, always in search of a way to focus our thinking in light of the bigger picture. With a rich background in the advertising world, Marty has a deep understanding of clients, their needs, and the pressures they must respond to. And he has a gift for finding a way to reconcile competing interests. An avid tennis player and a decent golfer, Marty and his wife Ellen live on Manhattan’s Upper East Side and in the Hamptons.

MARTIN SMITH
Marty is the agency consigliere, always in search of a way to focus our thinking in light of the bigger picture. With a rich background in the advertising world, Marty has a deep understanding of clients, their needs, and the pressures they must respond to. And he has a gift for finding a way to reconcile competing interests. An avid tennis player and a decent golfer, Marty and his wife Ellen live on Manhattan’s Upper East Side and in the Hamptons.

  DAWN HENRY  Dawn’s experience as a strategist on the client and agency sides has proven invaluable. She has a rare talent for putting her finger on the fundamental issues that clients and their consumers are weighing, which is critical in developing communication strategies for many brands. Dawn travels widely with her husband James and son Charles. They reside in Connecticut.

DAWN HENRY
Dawn’s experience as a strategist on the client and agency sides has proven invaluable. She has a rare talent for putting her finger on the fundamental issues that clients and their consumers are weighing, which is critical in developing communication strategies for many brands. Dawn travels widely with her husband James and son Charles. They reside in Connecticut.

  HILARY DAVIS  Hilary has over 15 years of art direction and design experience across agency, editorial and studio worlds, from Saatchi to Ann Taylor. Just as comfortable on a photo shoot set as behind a laptop adjusting kerning, she has worked with a wide range of fashion, beauty and lifestyle clients. Hilary gleans inspiration from backpacking around the world, and as an alternative creative outlet, plays electric violin in rock bands.

HILARY DAVIS
Hilary has over 15 years of art direction and design experience across agency, editorial and studio worlds, from Saatchi to Ann Taylor. Just as comfortable on a photo shoot set as behind a laptop adjusting kerning, she has worked with a wide range of fashion, beauty and lifestyle clients. Hilary gleans inspiration from backpacking around the world, and as an alternative creative outlet, plays electric violin in rock bands.

  STACEY KATZEN  Stacey knew from the age of 10 that she wanted to be an art director. How about that for conviction? Her style always leans to smart, clean, sophisticated visual solutions. Stacey enjoys the challenge of working across all mediums. She’s a talented illustrator and watercolorist as well, and she enjoys jewelry design and photography. She lives on the Upper West Side with her husband and son.

STACEY KATZEN
Stacey knew from the age of 10 that she wanted to be an art director. How about that for conviction? Her style always leans to smart, clean, sophisticated visual solutions. Stacey enjoys the challenge of working across all mediums. She’s a talented illustrator and watercolorist as well, and she enjoys jewelry design and photography. She lives on the Upper West Side with her husband and son.

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