Why a Speaker from SEP?
Being one of the largest and most experienced Search and Social Media Marketing firms in Canada, Search Engine People has a number of key individuals that make themselves available for speaking engagements at industry conferences, corporate events, and association meetings.
Each of our speakers is unique, although the aim of each is the same; To provide a great conceptual overview of the topic in a fun and entertaining manner, while providing MANY practical tips for attendees to put into practice once back in their offices. Where many may 'hold on' to important tips, the SEP mantra is to demystify, and simplify.
Our speakers speak at all the major industry conferences, keynote association conferences, and kickoff company client conferences.
Jeff Quipp is the founder and CEO of Search Engine People Inc. (SEP), Canada’s largest search and social media marketing firm. SEP has been the recipient of Profit Magazine’s 100 Fastest Growing Companies in Canada awards in both 2009 and 2010; a feat he claims is the result of practicing the key tenets of social media marketing.
Jeff is an online marketing strategist, and leads a team of experts responsible for the incredibly successful search and social media marketing strategies and campaigns of many of the who’s who of Canadian business.
Jeff is a frequent speaker at various Internet marketing conferences worldwide, and is widely recognized as one of the pre-eminent authorities on search and social media marketing. He has an MBA and an undergraduate degree in economics, is a candidate for Ernst and Young’s Entrepreneur of the Year Award for 2010, and was named one of the 20 Most Influential Marketers of 2009 by Invesp.net.
Jeff's Topics Include:
a. Social Media Marketing ... The Word of Mouth Revolution
b. SEO ... Demystifying Google
c. Link Building ... The Currency of Rankings
Jennifer Osborne is President of Search Engine People, and has been involved in online marketing since 1997 when she graduated from the MBA program at Sir Wilfrid Laurier University. A recognized speaker in the Search Engine Marketing field, Jennifer’s previous positions at Search Engine People include running the Paid Search Department and Vice President of Business Development where she led the Digital Strategy for a number of Enterprise level clients.
Jennifer was selected by the IAB Canada to teach the IAB Intensive PPC course and has guest lectured on Search at University of Toronto and for the CMA amongst other speaking engagements. Jennifer has been interviewed by the Globe and Mail, Profit Magazine and The New York Times.
Jenn's Topics Include:
a. Paid Search
"Jeff’s Twitter workshop provided our 2010 conference of 200+ journalists and communications professionals with the thing they were most hungry for at our event: a clear and compelling set of options for getting meaningful, reliable results on the 'New' New Media…" – Peter McMahon, vice-president, Canadian Science Writers' Association
“Jeff, your presentation was delivered with such clarity that our industry members were able to easily grasp the real benefits of SEO, PPC and social media. I saw many key industry leaders taking notes and surely will go back to their offices and ask their marketing teams some interesting questions. The tools you shared will allow folks to quickly get started once back at their desks. Great job.” T. Shaver Whitby Chamber of Commerce
"What a interesting and relevant topic, one that should be understood by anyone and everyone who is looking to succeed in the business world! Your presentation was educational, entertaining and exciting, which is a hard combination to achieve, yet you did it with style and intelligence. You would be a huge asset to ANY group who is looking for an amazing, one-of-a-kind speaker. I am looking forward to working with you and the folks at Search Engine People in the future." – C. Ball, Syntax
"We were looking for someone to teach our dealer program how to increase their website appearance on search engines such as Google, Yahoo, Bing etc. We wanted someone who would be able to simplify it and give our dealers something that they could take away and utilize in their own business. Search Engine People were perfect! Their presentation was exactly what we needed to add value to our dealers at our conference. They were able to communicate the somewhat daunting world of search engine optimization in a way that our dealers could really understand. We would definitely recommend Search Engine People – they really know their stuff!" - A. Gibson Reliance Protectron Security Services
Previous Conferences We've Spoke At:
Search Engine Strategies New York
Search Engine Strategies Chicago
Search Engine Strategies Toronto
Search Engine Strategies San Jose
Search Marketing Expo New York
Search Marketing Expo Toronto
SEMpdx (Portland Oregon)
SEM Spring Break
Mesh Marketing Conference
McGraw-Hill Senior Managers Keynote on Social Media
Yellow Pages Group Client Appreciation
Syntax.net Client Conference
Reliance Protectron Dealer Conference
IABCanada (Paid Search and SEO training sessions)
ATMIA (ATM Industry Association)
Ajax-Pickering Board of Trade
Clarington Board of Trade
Whitby Chamber of Commerce
City of Brampton