Speaker Profile

Josef Kottler
Founding Partner and Creative Director / Sage Communications

Josef Kottler co-founded Sage Communications in 1998 to provide winning fundraising and direct marketing communications for non-profit organizations, financial services companies and publishers. He is a leading expert on consumer marketing and membership retention and is credited as a pioneer of the “Voucher Hybrid” format used extensively today in subscription and donor acquisition and retention. He is a regular speaker at leading industry events including DMA non-profit conferences and the Bridge Conference and was the creative force behind the EDF Donor Acquisition package that won the 2018 Package of the Year Award from the DMFA.