GKA a creative agency

who is GKA?

GKA was founded over 30 years ago on delivering award-winning marketing campaigns and excellent client service. Our unequivocal belief is that our success stems from our clients’ success. We work hand-in-hand with our clients and handle the nitty gritty so that their life is enhanced and their businesses succeed.

meet our team

Jodi Katzker

President

Behind our thriving agency is our President and Owner, Jodi. Working in tandem with clients, Jodi's strategic foresight has paved the way for our clients’ success for over 20+ years.

Jodi Katzker

President

Behind our thriving agency is our President and Owner, Jodi. Working in tandem with clients, Jodi's strategic foresight has paved the way for our clients’ success for over 20+ years.

Sarah Crisafulli

Vice President - Brand Strategy

Sarah has more than 10 years of experience developing nationally acclaimed hospitality and tourism brands. Sarah oversees client acquisition and works behind the scenes to create impactful strategies.

Margaret Doan

Director of Client Services

Margaret has spearheaded GKA’s client services for over five years, and in that time her clients have won dozens of top industry awards for their websites, creative campaigns, and social media platforms.

Ivan Garcia

Creative Director

Ivan provides over 12 years of creative direction. As a perfectionist, he can spot uncentered headlines with the naked eye, is a fan of proper kerning, and can even speak three languages.

Sharon Malecki

Sr. Graphic Designer

Sharon Malecki is one of our most tenured team members. With over 24 years of design experience, her extensive portfolio of award-winning work highlights her specialty in campaign and brand development.

Terrina Tabron

Production Coordinator

From start to finish, Terrina makes sure our creative work is both efficient and punctual. With over 20+ years of experience in production, her sassy personality keeps us on deadline!

José Dominguez

Graphic Designer

Jose brings over 20+ years of experience in publishing, graphic design and agency life. By day, Jose is our production artist. By night, Jose is a talented illustrator for a children’s book series.

Jane Magruder

Business Development

As a DC native, Jane is a connector of people. She ensures businesses have smart marketing in place to generate their full revenue potential, and that's why she's here.

Amra Narmandakh

Full-Stack Developer

As our in-house web developer, Amra is always on the hunt for innovative ways for our clients to have the most inventive websites.

Lexi Hodgson

Social Media & Content Creator

At the helm of social media is Lexi Hodgson. Lexi operates as an extension of our clients by embodying their brand and creating engaging viral campaigns.

Matt Holloway

Web Designer

Matt’s multimedia design skills facet into many areas, including an award-winning UX mobile app. With over seven years of experience, Matt can take brainstorms from ideas to masterpieces.

our achievements

GKA and our team members have received repeated honors in every major category: campaigns, websites, social media, radio, print and more. We enjoy making our clients look good.

150+

MAME’s / GALA’s

Marketing and Merchandising Excellence Awards / Great American Living Awards

25

ADDY’s

American Advertising Awards

25

ADDY’s

American Advertising Awards

13+

Nationals

American Advertising Awards

6

NCOSH’s

Best of 55+ Housing Awards National Council of Senior Housing Awards

6

NCOSH’s

Best of 55+ Housing Awards National Council of Senior Housing Awards

10

MAX Awards

Maryland Awards of Excellence

1

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