Friends of Search is hét congres in de Benelux voor de (ervaren) online marketeer en SEO/SEA specialist georganiseerd door DDMA en IAB Nederland. Op 6 februari 2019 staan de grootste namen, beste cases en meest spraakmakende keynotes uit de Search industrie op het podium van de Kromhouthal in Amsterdam.
Sprekers & talks
Kirsty Hulse is an SEO, content and PR expert with over a decade of experience defining search strategies for some of the world’s leading brands. As the Managing Director of successful SEO agency Manyminds, she has worked with household global brands such as Virgin Atlantic, Claire’s, Wayfair, and Provident Financial, alongside agile start-ups. She has recently co-founded Outrageous Creative, an agency with a focus on bringing more originality and creativity to our marketing campaigns. She’s a renowned speaker on SEO, business disruption, innovation and leadership, and the author of the bestselling book ‘The Future is Freelance’.
Will Critchlow is CEO of Distilled – a company he founded in 2005 with Duncan Morris. Distilled provides online marketing services from offices in London, New York and Seattle, hosts the SearchLove conference series in the US and UK, produces the popular online training platform DistilledU, and runs the SEO split-testing platform DistilledODN.
Kaspar Szymanski a renowned SEO expert, former senior member of the famed Google Search Quality team and among the select few former Googlers with extensive policy driving, webspam hunting and webmaster outreach expertise. Nowadays Kaspar applies his skill set to recover websites from Google penalties and help clients to max out the potential of their websites in search engines.
Aleyda Solis is an International SEO Consultant and founder of Orainti -a highly specialized, boutique SEO consultancy-, blogger (Search Engine Land, Search Engine Journal and Moz), speaker (with more than 100 conferences in 20 countries in English and Spanish) and author (of “SEO, Las Claves Esenciales”).
After failing to land his dream job in Google Alan set up specialist search agency Wolfgang Digital on his kitchen table in 2007. The mission was simple, execute exceptional digital marketing.
Wolfgang Digital have been growing organically and growing steadily since. They have won industry acclaim for their work winning 17 international awards. Including 5 Grand Prixs and a Best Small PPC Agency in Europe followed by a Best Large Integrated Agency in Europe. Giving great people the opportunity to excel is the secret sauce behind Wolfgang’s success.
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.
Brendan is particularly interested in performance digital marketing with a focus on integrating marketing activities across multiple channels. Like all Wolfgangers, he’s obsessed with defining and accurately measuring campaign KPI’s. Brendan’s work has won multiple Irish & International awards including “Best Integrated Strategy” at the Drum Awards. Brendan is a regular speaker on the international circuit having spoken at Hero Conf, SMX, SES, Friends of Search and The Marketing Festival.