San Diego, CA (PRWEB) April 5, 2005
Dana Todd of SiteLab International Inc. has been elected as President of the Search Engine Marketing Professionals Organization (SEMPO). Ms. Todd, one of the original founders of the organization, was one of four officers elected by the Board of Directors. She had previously served as Vice President of the outgoing Board.
SEMPO members represent more than 330 companies involved in the search marketing industry worldwide. This is the first official election since the organization formed in 2003. Other positions filled included: Kevin Lee of Did-It (Chairman); John Sanchez of Zunch Communications (Vice President); and Jeffery Pruitt of iCrossing (Secretary/Treasurer).
The general election results were announced on March 1, 2005 at the Search Engine Strategies conference in New York City, where the new Board members were introduced to the members at a SEMPO general meeting held during the conference. A total of 13 Board seats were filled, resulting in representation from companies of all sizes and several countries. The newly formed Board announced the officer roster a few weeks later.
Ms. Todd, Executive Vice President and co-founder of interactive agency SiteLab, has been a leader in search marketing since 1996. She has hands-on experience in all facets of search marketing, from the technical side of site optimization to managing pay-per-click search ad campaigns. She is frequently sought as a subject matter expert for her candor and industry insight.
ÂSiteLab is proud to serve alongside some of the largest and most influential companies in search marketing,Â stated Marlene Matheson, CEO of SiteLab. ÂDanaÂs selection as President serves as a great recognition by industry peers and SEMPO members, and helps underscore SiteLabÂs commitment to the evolution of search marketing.Â
SEMPO is a non-profit professional association working to increase awareness and promote the value of search engine marketing worldwide. Search engines such as Google, Yahoo! and AskJeeves provide just-in-time marketing opportunities for companies worldwide. More information is available at http://www.sempo.org.
About SiteLab International Inc.:
SiteLab is a full service interactive agency, offering integrated marketing and engineering services designed to build brand awareness and online market positioning. Nationally recognized for expertise in search engine marketing and digital marketing campaigns, SiteLab is often sought out by advertisers and the financial press. SiteLab is a founding board member of SEMPO (Search Engine Marketing Professional Organization). For more information visit http://www.sitelab.com.