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Alan George
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If you haven't done it already, take a look at the #SearchFest speaker line-up and name as many as you can. Here's the answers: https://www.sempdx.org/searchfest/speakers/
Then register and join these awesome speakers in #Portland on March 10th: https://www.sempdx.org/searchfest/tickets/
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Do you have your #SearchFest ticket, yet? Join us in #Portland on March 10th! http://searchfest.com
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A new speaker just added for #SearchFest 2016 – Can you determine who it is? Join us March 10th in #Portland: http://searchfest.com
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Quick, get your tix by Midnight and save...
 
Learn specific tactics to build an active, growing online community at ‪#‎SEMpdx‬'s Feb. 9 speaker event in ‪#‎Portland‬! Early Bird tickets end at MIDNIGHT, so register now and save! http://bit.ly/jen2016

+Moz +Jennifer Sable Lopez  #Awesomeness  
Sure, you're getting traffic to your site, now how do you get them to return, again and again? Jen Lopez walks you through some tried and true ways of building a dedicated and passionate online community.
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Read the #SearchFest 2016 Speaker Mini-Interview with +Cindy Krum of +MobileMoxiehttp://ow.ly/XQDpw Then register and see her speak in person March 10th in Portland: http://searchfest.com

#Portland #Digital #Marketing #conference
Cindy Krum will speaking on Mobile Search at SearchFest 2016, which is being held March 10th, 2016 at the Sentinel Hotel in Portland, Oregon. For more info
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Read the #SearchFest 2016 Speaker Mini-Interview with +Mike Arnesen of +UpBuildhttp://ow.ly/Y01Hd Then register and see him speak in person March 10th in ‪‎Portland‬: http://searchfest.com 

#Portland ‪#‎PDX‬ ‪#‎Digital‬ ‪#‎Marketing‬ ‪#‎Conference‬
Mike Arnesen be speaking on Semantic Search at SearchFest 2016, which is being held March 10th, 2016 at the Sentinel Hotel in Portland, Oregon. For more in
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Read the #SearchFest 2016 Speaker Interview with +Elizabeth Marsten of +CommerceHubhttp://ow.ly/XXspD Then register and see her speak in person March 10th in Portland: http://searchfest.com

#Portland #Digital #Marketing #conference
Elizabeth Marsten will speaking on eCommerce PPC at SearchFest 2016, which is being held March 10th, 2016 at the Sentinel Hotel in Portland, Oregon. For mo
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Thanks to employee Brian Riley for sharing this photo of the #sunrise  from Columbia Steel taken yesterday.
#Portland  
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+Marty Weintraub is awesome.
 
Read the #SearchFest 2016 Speaker Mini-Interview with +Marty Weintraub of +aimClearhttp://ow.ly/XTs4k Then register and see him speak in person March 10th in ‪#‎Portland‬: http://searchfest.com

#Portland #Digital #Marketing #Conference 
Marty Weintraub will speaking on "Social? Psychographics? Data? SEO? PR? Content? PPC? What the hell is Marketing Now ANYWAY!" at SearchFest 2016, which is
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TODAY is the last day to get your Early Bird tix to our Feb. 9th Building an Online Community with +Jennifer Sable Lopez  of +Moz. Register Now and save! http://bit.ly/jen2016
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Ready to get real about your website's content? In this article, we'll take a look at Content Strategy; that amalgamation of strategic thinking, digital publishing, information architecture and editorial process. Readers will learn where and when to apply strategy, and how to start asking a lot of important questions.
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  • Portland State University
    BS, Business Administration: Marketing, Advertising Management
    graduated with Honors
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Marketing Strategy, SEO and Advertising Enthusiast
Introduction
I'm the Marketing Manager at Columbia Steel Casting Co., Inc.. Founded in 1901, the company still manufactures castings used as wear parts for industrial equipment all in the USA.

I'm also the President of SEMpdx - a non-profit association of Search Engine Marketing professionals in Portland. Check out upcoming SEMpdx events and its annual SearchFest conference. Don't miss Portland best summer networking event – the Rooftop Networking Party – on August 11th. Also take a look at SEMpdx's newest event: Grow Your Business Online – a half-day workshop for small businesses, also on Aug. 11th, right before the Rooftop party.
Bragging rights
I'm on the Board of Directors of SEMpdx. The organization holds a fantastic annual search marketing conference in March, attracting expert speakers from around the US and beyond. Hands down, SearchFest is the best one-day search marketing conference in the United States.
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Occupation
Marketing
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Marketing Strategy, Digital Marketing, SEO, Advertising Management, Event & Trade Show Management
Employment
  • SEMpdx
    President, 2014 - present
  • Columbia Steel Casting Co., Inc.
    Marketing Manager, 1998 - present
  • SEMpdx
    Board of Directors, 2010 - present
  • Promotion Products, Inc.
    Project Manager / Inside Sales, 1993 - 1998
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Junction City, Oregon
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