On Tuesday evening January 13th, 2015, from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm, I’m going to be on a panel of four local Portland internet marketing experts, where we are going to mercilessly rip apart strategically analyze various websites that the audience brings for us to review. In addition to myself,  we’ll have three more SEMpdx board […]

This Tuesday evening, I’ll be giving a presentation to a group in Tigard, titled “Google, SEO and Beyond” that is going to be geared for local business owners. The group I’m presenting for is called the Oregon Computer Consultants Association, where I’ve actually been a member for over a dozen years. When? Tuesday, June 24, […]

I will be speaking to the Oregon Association of Minority Entrepreneurs (OAME) on Friday, August 9, 2013, at 9:15 AM as a part of the OregonLive Digital Marketing Education Series. I was just asked last week to fill the slot, and this is the session description… “This seminar is for those businesses who may or may […]

I’m speaking at a Gresham Chamber of Commerce educational event on Thursday August 20th, at 11:30am at the Gresham Baptist Church. I’ll be talking about search visibility for your website, about Google+ local, about where to begin the process of claiming your business, and a bit about making your website mobile friendly. This presentation will […]

I’ll be giving a completely non-technical presentation for business owners and executives, on the important things to know about Google Analytics. When: Thursday, April 18th, 5:00 – 7:00pm Where: Red Lion Convention Center 1021 Northeast Grand Ave. Portland Map For Who: Open to business owners, employees, web developers, executives, friends, relatives, and all Internet marketing […]

I am honored and excited to be appearing in FOUR separate sessions at PubCon in New Orleans this spring,  even if it’s going to be a lot of work. (Really, it IS work, I swear)! I never give the same presentation twice at a paid event, and I always work hard, but this year I […]

I’m going to be speaking to about 150 local businesses,  most of whom are in the travel and hospitality industry, this Friday, February 8th at the  Social Media & Web Marketing Conference. The event is at the Portland Convention Center Red Lion Inn, and it’s sponsored by Oregon Live. Also on the agenda will be representatives […]

Pubcon is the oldest internet marketing conference in the world, and this year it’s taking place almost a full month earlier than usual in Las Vegas. The session grid is huge with up to 9 concurrent tracks, and the main conference dates are Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, October 16, 17, and 18, with a full day of masters […]

This coming Thursday March 29th, I’m giving an advanced internet marketing presentation to a Meetup Group at the Portland Convention Center Red lion Inn.  The program starts at 5:30 and goes until 7:30, and preregistration is required here. The tile of the presentation is “The Truth About Backlinks”, and with all that’s happened at Google […]

My next internet marketing session is geared towards local businesses, (sign up  here) and is specifically focused on beginners who don’t have technical skills. Web designers who are not SEO’s are also welcome. I suppose if you are an long time SEO that has never delved into the changes in local search before, you’ll also […]

I’m happy to announce that I’m running my own Meetup groups for 2012, and my first event has now been scheduled for January 19th, at the Convention Center Red Lion Inn. Why?  Over the past few years, I’ve spoken on more panels and given more presentations than I can count. I’ve presented to multiple private […]

The oldest, largest, and arguably best internet marketing conference will take place in Las Vegas on November 8th, 9th and 10th, 2011, at the Las Vegas Convention Center. The session grid is huge, with 9 sessions running concurrently at most times, and this year I’m proud to have been selected to appear in three sessions, […]