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Alan George
Works at Columbia Steel Casting Co., Inc.
Attended Portland State University
Lives in Portland, Oregon
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cool tool by +Aleyda Solis 
Generate easily the hreflang annotations following Google's specifications for your pages by using the hreflang tags generator tool.
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Congratulations to SEMpdx President +Kevin Getch for his company +Webfor winning the "Fastest Growing Business" Award from the Vancouver Business Journal...
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On the SEMpdx Job Board: +Kroger is seeking a Senior Search Engine Marketing Specialist in #Portland. Learn more: https://www.sempdx.org/jobs/ #portlandjobs
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Join us Sept. 7 for a #Portland Thorns soccer game.
Members & Non-Members welcome! Learn More and Register Now:
#networking #pdx
Join us for a fun night of networking and soccer - The Portland Thorns will be playing the Houston Dash. We have a reserved a block of seats in the Widmere Southern Front. Tickets are available to members for $10 which includes admission to the game and appetizers. Seats are limited so register ...
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+Mel Carson is great. Don't miss this!
 
Join us Sept. 13 for Personal Branding with +Mel Carson of +Delightful Communications. Register Now at Early Bird rate.
Please join us on Tuesday, September 13, in the Heritage Room at BridgePort BrewPub as we welcome Mel Carson, Founder and Principal Strategist at Delightful Communications, who will be presenting "Discoverable, Shareable and Memorable: How to Discover and Define Your Personal Brand to Compete ...
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The Portland Creative Conference is awesome. If you've ever attended you already know this. If you haven't attended before, treat yourself and attend this year on Friday, Sept. 23!
Use promo code SEMPDX and save 20% off the already great price.
‪#‎infinitebacon‬ ‪#‎Cre8con‬ ‪#‎Portland‬ ‪#‎PDX‬
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Join our Personal Branding workshop at SEMPDX in Portland on the 13th September!
We’re delighted to announce those wonderful people at SEMPDX (Portland’s incredibly smart and vibrant digital marketing community) have invited me to speak at an event next month on personal branding. I’ll be traveling down on the 13th September to deliver this talk which will have some workshop-style interactivity: “Discoverable, Shareable and Memorable: How to Discover and Define …
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Wrapping up a busy day of planning at the SEMpdx Board Retreat. Our future looks bright!
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Learn how to create a personal branding strategy to help your expertise stand out in your industry at our Sept. 13 event with +Mel Carson of +Delightful Communications. Register now at Early Bird rates.
Please join us on Tuesday, September 13, in the Heritage Room at BridgePort BrewPub as we welcome Mel Carson, Founder and Principal Strategist at Delightful Communications, who will be presenting "Discoverable, Shareable and Memorable: How to Discover and Define Your Personal Brand to Compete ...
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I've taken the survey. Have you?
 
Have you taken the Digital Marketing Industry Survey, yet? Make sure our region is represented in this survey! It's short – take it now:
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Lots of love went into making this ❤️ #SEO
Have you ever made something that worked well, but afterwards you knew it could be made even better? That was the situation we were in with the Site Auditor. Aside from our Report Builder, the Site Auditor has been the most popular tool in our Marketing Platform, and we wanted to make it better – …
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Check out this coverage of +SEMpdx's Rooftop #Networking  Party from the Portland Society Page...
 
SEMpdx Rooftop #Networking Party Benefits Reading Program for Low-Income Schools
#RooftopPDX #Portland #pdx
Portland, OR. The eight annual SEMpdx Rooftop Networking Party drew over 500 people who enjoyed views of Mt. Hood and the downtown cityscape from the roof of the Hotel deLuxe. Board members from SEMpdx showed their colors at the photo booth during the non-profit trade group's annual party.
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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 a Board Member 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.
Work
Occupation
Marketing
Skills
Marketing Strategy, Digital Marketing, SEO, Advertising Management, Event & Trade Show Management
Employment
  • Columbia Steel Casting Co., Inc.
    Marketing Manager, 1998 - present
  • SEMpdx
    Board of Directors, 2010 - present
  • SEMpdx
    President, 2014 - 2016
  • Promotion Products, Inc.
    Project Manager / Inside Sales, 1993 - 1998
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Portland, Oregon
Previously
Junction City, Oregon
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