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ROAST Founder & CEO, Ollie Bishop, reflects on two decades of  building, running and selling agencies

Ollie Bishop started his first agency in 2005, STEAK, which he later sold to  Dentsu in 2011. Since then, he has gone on to do it all again. In this article, he looks at the ups and downs of launching and running an agency; scaling too quickly, navigating uncertainty, fostering lasting relationships and the learnings that he’s acquired over the past two decades.