Frederick Vallaeys (@siliconvallaeys)
Among the first 500 Google employees, he has been an AdWords evangelist for about 10 years participating to its construction and teaching advertisers how to get the maximum out of their campaigns. Today he is the founder of Optmyzr, one of the most widespread (& award-winning) tool for optimization and automated reporting and a regular contributor to Search Engine Land, PPCHero & other well known web marketing blogs and a frequent speaker at almost all leading international PPC events.
Anu Adegbola (@ansicles)
Anu has been working in digital marketing for over 10 years, on both agency and client side. She initially dabbled in SEO but due to her love of Excel moved to Paid Search with her specialty being profitably managing huge multiple multi lingual/global accounts. In 2017, Anu decided to set up MindSwan and she has already worked with the likes of DanDan Digital and global media agency OMD.
Duane Brown (@duanebrown)
Take Some Risk
After leaving Toronto (Canada) in 2011 Duane lived in 5 cities across 3 continents and visited 40 countries to gain an international view of the world. He has worked for Telsta in Australia and brands including ASOS, Mopp, NSPCC, Jack Wills and Grant Thornton while in London, UK. He now lives in Vancouver (Canada) helping brands grow through performance marketing, analytics and a/b testing.
Director of Optimization at BlitzMetrics, he works on analytics and optimization in Facebook Marketing and PPC for clients such as: Golden State Warriors, TiVo, Ashley Furniture, MGM, Cricket Australia.
Sahil Jain (@sahilio)
Sahil Jain is the CEO and Founder of AdStage. Prior to founding AdStage in May 2012, Sahil co-founded his first company, Y-Combinator backed Trigger.io at 20. He dropped out of UC Berkeley, where he studied Philosophy and Econ, to join AOL Corp Devt. at 19, dropped out of High School to join Yahoo! Mobile as an automation engineer at 17 and worked in the professional video game industry before that.
Pauline Jakober (@GrpTwentySeven)
Group Twenty Seven
Pauline founded in 2010 Group Twenty Seven, a boutique online advertising agency specialized in AdWords and Bing Ads networks. Google partner since 2010 She regularly contributes to Search Engine Land & Search Engine Journal and speaks at industry events, such as SMX (Search Marketing Expo). Pauline is also co-founder of the New England SEMNE group, a professional organization for online marketers.
Tanner Laycock (@tannerlaycock)
Tanner Laycock is Director of Marketing Systems at BlitzMetrics, a digital marketing company that partners with schools to empower young adults.
Laycock brings together specialists, businesses, and partners using checklists and marketing systems.
Tanner is an international speaker and helps train other young adults to be flourishing entrepreneurs.
Andrew Lolk (@AndrewLolk)
Andrew is a paid search/social marketer, speaker and agency owner since 2010. He’s the founder of SavvyRevenue, a PPC agency focused on managing paid search for ecommerce stores. Previously Andrew cofounded White Shark Media, an online marketing agency offering tailored PPC and SEO services to small businesses, where he served as VP of PPC and CMO throughout his 6 years operationally.
Florian Nottorf (@FNottorf)
Florian co-founded the ad-tech specialist Adference in 2014, leading since then an expert team of 28 to provide one of the most renowned PPC optimization suites for Google AdWords and Amazon. He holds a doctorate’s degree in business information systems from Leuphana University (Lüneburg), where he developed a statistical algorithm that earned him a number of science awards. In 2014 he was appointed Associate Editor of one of the most renowned conferences of the field.
Online marketing professional with more than 10 years of digital experience, currently works as Client Service Director in Bluerank, supervising projects for brands such as: Bosch, Deutsche Bank, EY, Leroy Merlin, mBank (part of Commerzbank), Mitsubishi Motors, Orange, Rossmann and Skanska. He actively shares his best experiences during events and as a member of SAR (Marketing Communication Association) workgroup co-authored best practices for cooperation and tenders in digital category.
Edgar has more than a decade of experience of running various companies. All of this experience is applied through crafting meticulous CRO strategies that maximize the value gained from an optimization process.
Tim Stewart (@pjeedai)
Tim Stewart is a highly experienced conversion optimization and analytics professional with over 21 years’ experience in sales and marketing, 18 of which specialized in digital. Currently working for leading optimisation platform SiteSpect and trsdigital, his own business optimisation consultancy. He regularly speaks at the most important web marketing events in Europe and holds training sessions for his customers. His on field experience ranges from large multinationals to small & medium companies.
Liam Wade (@Digital_Liam)
Liam is the Head of PPC at UK-based digital agency "Impression", where he leads a team of 8 pay-per-click experts, across paid search, display and paid social channels. The team was recently voted Best Small PPC Agency at the 2017 European Search Awards. Liam prides himself on taking an innovative, data-driven approach to PPC, with a particular focus on ecommerce. He is also an accomplished and energetic speaker, speaking at events nationally and internationally.
AJ Wilcox (@wilcoxaj)
AJ is a LinkedIn Ads pro who founded B2Linked.com, a LinkedIn Ads-specific advertising agency, in 2014. These newly-minted LinkedIn official partners manage among the world’s most sophisticated accounts worldwide. He’s a ginger & triathlete. He & his wife live in Utah, USA with their 4 kids, and his company car is a gokart.
Dennis Yu (@dennisyu)
Chief Technology Officer of BlitzMetrics, Dennis is helping students grow their expertise to manage social campaigns for enterprise clients like the Golden State Warriors, Nike, and Rosetta Stone. He’s an internationally recognized lecturer in Facebook Marketing, has spoken in 17 countries, spanning 5 continents, and has been featured in The Wall Street Journal, New York Times, LA Times, National Public Radio, TechCrunch, Fox News, CBS Evening News and is co-author of Facebook Nation – a textbook taught in over 700 colleges and universities. He’s a regular contributor for Adweek’s SocialTimes column and has published in Social Media Examiner, Social Media Club, Tweak Your Biz, B2C, Social Fresh, and Heyo.