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Attended Portland State University
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A must attend Portland summer tradition!...
 
Tickets to the August 9th Rooftop Networking Party are going fast! Register now before it sells out!
Please join us on Tuesday, August 9, on the roof at Hotel deLuxe for the 8th annual SEMpdx Rooftop Networking Party, presented by Moz! Details Join us for some old school networking in uptown Portland at the Hotel deLuxe. Enjoy good food, drinks and conversations as DJ Jonas Healy spins tunes.
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The Digital Summit ‪#‎Portland‬ conference is being held July 13-14. Use code SEMPDX50 to save $50 off your pass http://goo.gl/d76UcB
The latest in digital strategies, content marketing, social media, SEO, email marketing, and analytics.
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Price to attend +MnSearch Association's Summit next month goes up tonight at Midnight, so register now!
The 2016 MnSearch Summit is a one-day marketing conference that brings together marketing and business professionals from around Minnesota and the greater Midwest for a day learning from an elite lineup of keynote and session speakers.
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The 2016 +Search Engine Land "Landy Awards" are now accepting entries in 21 categories to recognize excellence in search marketing, the highest honors from the top publication in the search industry.
http://searchengineland.com/announcing-2016-landy-awards-247628
Enter the 2016 Search Engine Land Awards (a.k.a. #TheLandys) to be recognized for your work in SEO and/or SEM today.
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Get your Early Bird tix to our June 7th event now: Leveraging Analytics to Drive Your SEO Strategy & Optimizations https://sempdx.wildapricot.org/event-2210118
Please join us on Tuesday, June 7, in the Heritage Room at BridgePort BrewPub as we welcome Leslie To, Director of SEO at 3Q Digital, who will be presenting "Cutting Through the Clutter: Leveraging Analytics to Drive Your SEO Strategy & Optimizations ". Synopsis ...
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12 Advanced Tips from SearchFest 2016 | CMD Agency Blog
In the plethora of marketing conferences out there, SearchFest is still one of of our favorites. Here are the 12 advanced tips from this year’s SearchFest.
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Are you an @SEMpdx Member? Then you should consider applying for one of the open positions on the SEMpdx Board of Directors...
 
3 Board Positions Now Open on the SEMpdx Board of Directors – Volunteers, Sponsorships, and Marketing. Apply through June 2.
The SEMpdx Board of Directors works hard to create and maintain an organization that’s meaningful, dynamic, and meets the needs of its members. Over time,
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Yes, awesome +Mark Knowles!
 
It's awesome to see SEMpdx advisory board member +Mark Knowles highlighted in this article about +Growler Guys. (Mark is the happy guy shown in the middle of the photo below.)
On the road with the Growler Guys At initial glance, it looks like father-and-son team Kent and Kizer Couch were simply lucky when they happened to st...
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3 Board Positions Now Open on the SEMpdx Board of Directors. Apply now through June 2 at Midnight and potentially help shape the future of SEMpdx...
The SEMpdx Board of Directors works hard to create and maintain an organization that’s meaningful, dynamic, and meets the needs of its members. Over time,
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Early Bird price for Digital Summit #Portland (July 13-14) ends at Midnight. Use code SEMPDX50 for $50 off your pass http://goo.gl/d76UcB
The latest in digital strategies, content marketing, social media, SEO, email marketing, and analytics.
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#SMX Advanced is 75% sold out. Early Bird tix end Saturday. Register now w/ code sempdx100 to save $100!
Join us for 2 Days of expert SEO / SEM discussions & actionable tactics at Search Marketing Expo - SMX Advanced, the leading event for advanced search marketing professionals.
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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 Engage digital marketing conference (previously called SearchFest). Don't miss Portland best summer networking event – the Rooftop Networking Party – on August 9th.
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, Engage (previously called SearchFest) is the best one-day search marketing conference in the United States.
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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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