SES London 2015 Speaker Profiles
In a previous life, Brendan worked as a Geotechnical Engineer analysing data and trying to use the data to solve problems. Now he works in digital marketing... and does pretty much the same thing.
He likes data, maths and solving problems. He is particularly interested in paid search advertising and analytics.
Brendan's retail & fashion campaigns work has won "Best Search" in the Digital Media Awards and he recently had a luxury fragrance YouTube in stream campaign published by Google as a "Google Success Story".
Performance Media Manager - Real Time Bidding
Sammy is responsible for leading the Programmatic strategy at MoneySuperMarket.
MoneySuperMarket manage their Programmatic buying via their in-house Performance Media Team who also manage all of their paid search activity.
MoneySuperMarket's Programmatic and Paid Search campaigns are powered by a custom built technology stack, their Data Management Platform - Blue Kai, their Demand Side Platform - Mediamath, their PPC bid management tool - Marin and their custom attribution solution via Google Analytics.
Sammy's previous roles are at iProspect and AMNET - Aegis Media's Trading Desk.
Digital Marketing Manager
Convinced that "Google Adwords" success requires exactly the same skill-set as "Championship Manager" success, Alan adapted his passion for strategy games to start specialist Digital Marketing Agency Wolfgang Digital in 2007.
Wolfgang Digital are now the Irish Digital Media Awards "Grand Prix" Champions as well as holding the "Best Search" title for two years on the trot. Google are big fans of Wolfgang's work having published their campaigns multiple times as "Google Success Stories".
SEO + PPC Lead and Manager
Head of eCommerce
Head of Content Marketing Europe
Head of SEO
Chris is Head of SEO at Shop Direct, responsible for driving profitable traffic across all the retail group's websites, including Very, Littlewoods, Isme and K&Co. Chris has more than a decade's experience in client-side digital marketing for major ecommerce brands, including eBay and Play.com.
Head of SEO
House of Fraser
Jamie Peach is Head of SEO at House of Fraser, currently enjoying his 7th year in the SEO industry and recently voted one of the UK's most influential individuals in Search Marketing & SEO. He has worked both client-side and in the agency world during this time but in the last couple of years has been focused on SEO and content marketing in the fashion retail vertical specifically.
Head of Search and Social
Head of SEO and Global Products
Tomas has spent the last 5 years running the SEO and Analytics team at Rightmove.co.uk, one of largest UK websites. In that time he helped Rightmove restructure their site and embark on the content marketing journey. These changes lead to Rightmove becoming a clear leader in Property Search and resulted in non-branded traffic from search engines growing from 1.5 million to 17 million visits a month.
You can get in touch with Tomas on twitter @earnedmarketing.
Director of Yield and Programmatic
The Weather Channel
Head of Organic Aquisition