Title: Senior Strategist, SEO
Hometown: Rockford, IL
Education: Northern Illinois, BA in Journalism
Work Background/Accomplishments: I worked as a Sports Writer for 5½ years after graduation. At my previous job, the events I was able to cover included the 2013 Orange Bowl and 2013 Heisman Trophy ceremony.
Hobbies/Interests: Enjoying the city of Chicago, following the world of sports, hanging out with friends, working out, reading, fishing, going to the beach.
Describe your role at LMG/Ocean and what you enjoy about it: I manage a number of Logical’s SEO clients, driving SEO strategy. I also assist on three PPC clients. I really enjoy working with all the great people here, as well as our clients. It’s also great to learn about the different businesses and industries which represent our client base. In terms of SEO, the thing I enjoy the most is the keyword research during our setup phase – going through loads of data to see what makes sense for a particular client, and finding out what keywords we’ll be focusing on throughout the client’s tenure.
Favorite Chicago bar/restaurant: Goose Island Clybourn
Favorite Sports Team: Chicago White Sox
Books you are currently reading: October 1964
Favorite Movie: Fargo
Surprising Fact About Yourself: I can name the entire roster for the 2005 World Series champion Chicago White Sox pretty easily
Why did you choose to work at Logical Media Group: I chose to work at Logical Media Group because I felt the job would be enjoyable and fit my skill set. I also loved the atmosphere and the direction the company is heading in and believe it has a great future.
How did Logical Media Group impact your personal and professional development: Working with clients on a daily basis is something that’s really impacted both my professional and personal development.