EP 061: Dan Trzinski – “Recognize Trends, and know when to pivot”

Dan tells us about how he got his start in the advertising industry, which stems from growing up in an entrepreneurial family and trying his hand at broadcasting. He talks about the ever changing advertising landscape and how it is quickly evolving into digital. We also chat about what he thinks is the best way to find success.

Golden nuggets:

  • Never stop learning
  • Failing is okay
  • Know when to pivot

Actionable tip:

  • Hire slow, fire fast
  • Be accountable
  • Stay on top of the trends


Failing is okay, it’s a part of the learning process. Keep trying, learn from your mistakes and don’t repeat them.


Dan Trzinski on LinkedIn

Platypus Advertising + Design