"SEMPO is the leading resource worldwide for search marketing professionals,” noted Scott Smigler, chair of the SEMPO Boston Local Group and president of Exclusive Concepts, Inc.
Wakefield, Mass. (PRWEB) October 17, 2011
The Boston Local Group of SEMPO today announced its 2011-2012 Board of Directors:
- Group chair: Scott Smigler, president, Exclusive Concepts, Inc.
- Event co-chairs: Jeanne Hopkins, director of marketing, HubSpot; Maggie Georgieva, inbound marketing manager, HubSpot
- Social media co-chairs: Pavel Khaykin, search engine manager, AMP Agency; Tim Radwanski, VP client services, Convertiv; John Short, search marketing manager, LogMeIn
- Sponsorship co-chairs: Andrea Wasik, founder, Cirrus Media; Richard Ezzo, director, sales & marketing, Catalyst Search Marketing
- Membership chair: Kathryn Freitas, Intuit.
"SEMPO is the leading resource worldwide for search marketing professionals,” noted Scott Smigler, chair of the SEMPO Boston Local Group and president of Exclusive Concepts, Inc. “At SEMPO Boston, our goal is to be a local extension of SEMPO as we create learning and networking opportunities for both established and aspiring search professionals.”
The Boston SEMPO Local Group’s first event of the season, “Evolution of Search,” will take place on Wednesday, October 26, 7:30-9:30 a.m. at HubSpot in Cambridge, Mass. The session will focus on the updates which search engines have been rolling out and how they impact marketers. Leading search marketing experts -- Brian Whalley from HubSpot, Matthew S. Diehl from Charles River Interactive and Sherwood Stranieri from Skypromote SEO -- will discuss the new direction of search, including real-time, social media and improved usability.
SEMPO Members attend for free. Non-member registration is $10. Join today and attend this and future SEMPO Boston events for free.
SEMPO is a global non-profit organization serving the search marketing industry and marketing professionals engaged in it. Its purpose is to provide a foundation for industry growth through building stronger relationships, fostering awareness, providing education, promoting the industry, generating research and creating a better understanding of search and its role in marketing. SEMPO includes thousands of professionals across 50 countries. The organization’s mission is to represent the common interests of companies and consultants worldwide and provide them with a voice in the marketplace. SEMPO's education and outreach initiatives are funded in part by Google, American Express Open SearchManager, and Baidu, and supported through partnerships with SMX, SES, OMS, and MediaPost. For more information or to join the organization, visit http://www.SEMPO.org.