We ARE AN AGENCY THAT Believes in kindness, clarity and courage.

We act with infectious exuberance and contagious curiosity to turn possibilities into magical realities. 
Buffalo Groupe | Executive Team
Buffalo Groupe | Buffalo Agency | Executive Team

THE BUFFALO WAY

We unite customers and brands through innovation, passion and tenacity as a team. 

Content studio. Integrated marketing agency. Public relations firm. We're called a lot of things. We prefer just Buffalo Agency. Quite simply, we create, celebrate and share stories that amplify all the positive experiences the world of golf delivers for professionals, players, fanatics, the casual fan, their friends and family. 

Our tone is always inclusive, friendly and fun. The more, the merrier. Kindness, clarity and courage are the cornerstones of the Buffalo Experience. 

We're the perfect blend of old skool and new, and we've built a team that delivers. 
My killer management team has a lot of balls in the air.
KYLE RAGSDALE, CEO

OUR LEADERSHIP TEAM

John Watson Executive Chairman
JOHN WATSON
Executive Chairman
A seasoned executive with global companies, including Hallmark (President-Retail), Edwin Watts Golf (President / CEO), HSN/IAC (President / COO), Sunglass Hut (CEO), and Reebok (CMO), John leads Buffalo Groupe, LLC.
Buffalo Agency | KYLE RAGSDALE
KYLE RAGSDALE
Chief Executive Officer
Former CMO of Billy Casper Golf and top revenue and marketing officer for Vox Media (SB Nation, The Verge, Vox.com), Kyle is responsible for development and execution of Buffalo’s vision and strategy.
Buffalo Agency | RICH KATZ
RICH KATZ
Founder & Principal
Former journalist and agent to professional athletes, like Billy Casper, Rich is a sought-after speaker, master strategist and highly networked executive. Rich focuses on strategic growth areas.
Buffalo Agency | DEREK KOENIG
DEREK KOENIG
Chief Creative & Content Officer
A 25-year marketing industry veteran previously holding executive-level positions with Discovery, Vail Resorts, AOL, Sony and Discover Financial, Derek heads Buffalo Studios a full-service creative content development shop.
Teresa Olsen | Buffalo Groupe
TERESA OLSEN
Senior Vice President
With experience in brand strategy and marketing on behalf of Fortune 100 companies like Procter & Gamble, Coors Brewing Co., Nestlé and most recently Hallmark Cards, Teresa is Head of Strategy for Buffalo.
Buffalo Agency | LAUREN NODZAK
LAUREN NODZAK
Senior Vice President
A recipient of PR Week’s 40 Under 40, Lauren’s experience includes leading strategic public relations and influencer marketing for Pernod Ricard USA and Mars Chocolate North America. She is Head of Client Strategy and Service.
Buffalo Agency | EMILY CLARK
EMILY JEAN CLARK
Senior Vice President
Previously the Vice President of Sales and Marketing for Buffalo’s former parent company and largest shareholder, Billy Casper Golf, Emily shapes recruiting, retention, and other talent-related initiatives as Head of People and Culture. 
Buffalo Agency | Glenn Gray
GLENN GRAY
Senior Vice President
Glenn serves Boards for the Virginia State Golf Association, America SCORES, Virginia Commonwealth University Center for Sport Leadership, University of Mary Washington College of Business as well as committees for The First Tee of Greater Washington D.C., WE ARE GOLF, International Association of Golf Administrators and Get Golf Ready.
Buffalo Agency | JOE STERANKA
JOE STERANKA
Executive Strategist
Buffalo Advisor from Steranka Sports + Strategy
Some of our Herd at the PGA Show.

MEET THE HERD

Buffalo Agency | ZACHARY ABAIE
ZACHARY ABAIE
Director
Retired college soccer player and hopelessly optimistic DC sports fan.
Buffalo Agency | DERIKA CROWLEY
DERIKA CROWLEY
Senior Associate
I don’t like to gamble, but if there’s one thing I’m willing to bet on, it’s myself. - B.K.
Buffalo Agency | Jill Headley
JILL HEADLEY
Vice President
Former Wake Forest golfer. Favorite foursome? Her husband and two daughters.
Buffalo Agency | JESSICA LLOYD
JESSICA LLOYD
Senior Associate
Proud Hokie with some serious Natitude.
Buffalo Agency | John Pfeifer
JOHN PFEIFER
Art Director
In second grade I was told to just move my lips during the choir performance.
Paige Stinger | Buffalo.Agency
PAIGE STINGER
Manager
Every pizza is a personal pizza if you believe in yourself.
Buffalo Agency | NINA CARTER
NINA CARTER
Content Producer
Former Division 1 soccer player & Emmy Award-winning journalist doing D.C. the Detroit way.
Buffalo Agency | BILL FEIDLER
BILL FEIDLER
Senior Director
Wine enthusiast and pop culture junkie.
Buffalo Agency | Adam Kempton
ADAM KEMPTON
Vice President of Analytics
Best shooter of the basketball at the company. *Unproven.
Buffalo Agency | LUCÍA MÁRQUEZ
LUCÍA MÁRQUEZ
Junior Designer
Opportunity does not knock, it presents itself when you beat down the door.
Buffalo Agency | STEPHEN REYNOLDS
STEPHEN REYNOLDS
Vice President
Once watched a baseball game with Rosa Parks.
Buffalo Agency | CHRIS WALLING
CHRIS WALLING
Manager
The nearest sprinkler head will be blank.
Buffalo Agency | Kevin Chiang
KEVIN CHIANG
Senior Designer
Part of the first ever professional Ultimate Frisbee championship team, The Philadelphia Spinners.
Buffalo Agency | DAVID GRIFFITH
DAVID GRIFFITH
Vice President
Plays guitar and sings in a band.
Buffalo Agency | CHAD KURZ
CHAD KURZ
Senior Director
Rule of Thirds. Wordplay. Lists.
Buffalo Agency | COLIN MCDONALD
COLIN MCDONALD
Senior Associate
2006 Geography Bee Participant.
2007 Geography Bee Champion. 
Buffalo Agency | ROBERT RODRIGUEZ
ROBERT RODRIGUEZ
Manager
Texas BBQ connoisseur and self proclaimed Weather Geek.
Buffalo Agency | DAN WOOTERS
DAN WOOTERS
Associate
Part-time hotel owner.
Buffalo Agency | PATE CLARSON
PATE CLARSON
Manager
3rd generation Floridian, unsure how to dress for winters in DC.
Buffalo Agency | RACHEL GRIFFITH
RACHEL GRIFFITH
Associate

"I'm ok. Russian machine never breaks."
Was once an extra in a
K-drama.
Buffalo Agency | Cassie Larrabee
CASSIE LARRABEE
Manager
Throws like a girl and is proud of it.
Buffalo Agency | Julie McKay
JULIE MCKAY
Senior Associate
Hardly home but always reppin' - On Wisconsin!
Buffalo Agency | Nate Rubinstein
NATHAN RUBINSTEIN
Associate
“There isn’t enough daylight in any one day to practice all the shots you need to.” – Ben Hogan
Buffalo Agency | CAITLIN WESENBERG
CAITLIN WESENBERG 
Director
Just a Wisco girl living in a DC world #gopackgo
Buffalo Agency | ETHAN ZIMMAN
ETHAN ZIMMAN
Manager
<Insert Caddyshack quote here>
Buffalo Agency | BEN CRAMER
BEN CRAMER
Senior Associate
Can play five instruments poorly.
Buffalo Agency | LINDSAY HANK
LINDSAY HANK
Executive Team Coordinator
Capturing the moment, while being a part of history.
Buffalo Agency | JESSICA LEWIS
JESSICA LEWIS
Director
Former professional golfer turned snowboarding addict.
Buffalo Agency | Ryan Parsons
RYAN PARSONS
Senior Associate
Former two-sport, Division I benchwarmer.
Buffalo Agency | TOMÁS SILVANI
TOMÁS SILVANI
Director
Was stranded in Antarctica for two weeks.
Buffalo Agency | DAVID WOOD
DAVID WOOD
Director
Author of Around the World in 80 Rounds.

RUN WITH THE HERD

We're thrilled you want to be a Buffalo and grow your career! 

We formed Buffalo to create remarkable work through our diverse and distinguished teams. We give our buffalos the creative freedom to develop and execute their best ideas - and we're united in our commitment to client service excellence. We'd love to hear about YOU, your skill set and what makes you stand out from the crowd.
"The people are what truly sets this company apart, and what makes it so hard to leave."
– 2019 Intern

HERD ALL OVER