WHO YOU’LL MEET
Chief of Sunshine and Happiness - Google
Gary Illyes is a webmaster trends analyst dedicated to creating a better search experience for users by helping webmasters create amazing websites. When not crunching data to find ways to improve web search, Gary is contributing to the Webmaster Central Blog and helps users debug their websites in the Google Webmaster Forums.
SEO Analyst - High Voltage SEO
A well-regarded speaker at SEO and marketing conferences, Kyle runs the Search Intelligence Agency (SIA), a community of over 200 SEO professionals. Each month Kyle oversees and presents scientific tests aimed at determining what is or is not a ranking factor in Google’s algorithm. Kyle is also the co-founder and Lead SEO for High Voltage SEO. High Voltage is a full-service digital marketing agency with offices in Phoenix, USA, Berlin, Germany, and Melbourne, Australia. Servicing over 50 clients, High Voltage provides products for all levels of SEO, ranging from local, to national, to International.
Continually staying current with SEO trends, Kyle has developed several proprietary tools and methods including a keyword strength algorithm, a method for determining target on-page optimization rates, and a WordPress SEO plugin. Kyle received a B.A. in Psychology from Messiah College in 2001 and a Juris Doctorate from The Pennsylvania State University in 2004. He is also licensed by the Virginia State Bar. Kyle loves to travel and lived in Gangwondo, South Korea for five years.
Speaker, Author, Strategist – Andrea Vahl Inc
Andrea Vahl is a Facebook Advertising Expert, Consultant and Speaker and is the co-author of Facebook Marketing All-in-One for Dummies and her newest book is Facebook Ads Made Simple. She was the Community Manager for Social Media Examiner, one of the most influential social media news sites, for over 2 years and has appeared in top lists on Entrepreneur.com and Inc.com. She is also a stand up comedienne.
SEO Director at Virayo & Author of robbierichards.com
Robbie Richards is the author of creator of robbierichards.com, The SEO Playbook, and SEO Director at Virayo, a search marketing agency that helps B2B SaaS companies
scale organic traffic and conversions.
Robbie is a self-taught SEO who has become obsessed with systematizing the strategies and techniques his team has used to drive bottom line results for clients. Over the
last 7 years he has helped companies of all sizes, from small local companies to larger national brands, drive millions of visits and capture thousands of leads using repeatable
search marketing processes.
Robbie's work has been seen on industry publications such as Search Engine Land, Search Engine Journal and Forbes. He has presented at numerous digital marketing conferences
across the United States.
Robbie played Division one collegiate golf at Boise State University in the USA, caddied for a season on the PGA Tour, and has shot 8 under par three times.
LinkedIn Expert | Author & Speaker | Co-Founder Vengreso
Viveka von Rosen is a Cofounder and the Chief Visibility Officer of Vengreso, the world’s largest digital sales transformation company. Known as the @LinkedInExpert, she’s author of the best-selling “LinkedIn Marketing: An Hour a Day” & “LinkedIn: 101 Ways to Rock Your Personal Brand” She is a contributing expert to several of LinkedIn’s official blogs and Guides, and is often called on to contribute to publications like Fast Company, Forbes, Money, Selling Power, Entrepreneur, Social Media Examiner, etc. When she’s not doing that she’s either diving or hang gliding or hiking the trails near her Colorado home. (Basically anywhere without cell reception)
Facebook Ad Expert & CEO Ramondo Media
Paul Ramondo is Australia’s fastest growing authority on digital growth hacking and marketing, a sought after keynote speaker and the Managing Director of RamondoMedia; a boutique digital studio that transforms awareness into evangelism through strategically executed digital experiences.
Paul considers his smartphone an extension of his forearm and his digital presence and extension of his psyche. As a Digital Growth Hacker, Paul prides himself on his ability to connect brands with their consumers by mapping his campaigns to tomorrow’s digital consumption behaviours.
Paul teaches marketers, entrepreneurs and start-ups advanced digital marketing strategies and is a sought-after speaker highly respected within his industry.
Brands:Paul has spent the last decade of his life actioning digital and social marketing strategies for both national and global brands, operating within Australia, including; Porsche®, RedBull®, Choice Hotels™, Boral® and Australian Sports Nutrition. During this time, Paul’s campaigns have consistently achieved insane results and ROI, such as turning a $16,365.38 Facebook Ad spend into $251,374.87 of revenue in only 32 days.
Conversion Specialist, Speaker, Entrepreneur | nilskattau.com
Since leaving my agency in 2016, I’ve been focusing on my own clients and projects.
I am co-author of several books about conversion optimization, online marketing, and growth hacking. Each year, I speak on the stages of many popular conferences and well-known companies.
I work with small and medium sized brands as well as market leaders like Facebook, Airbnb, PayPal, Amazon Audible and ebay with the goal to improve my clients’ conversions or knowledge in the field.
Chief Revenue Officer - TaskDrive
Mark Colgan is Chief Revenue Officer at TaskDrive and a TechStars ’18 Alumni. After spending 4 years in Sales and Recruitment roles, he pivoted his career 7 years ago to focus on Marketing.
Today, Mark works with companies across multiple industries helping them build repeatable, profitable and scalable sales models combined with effective Social Selling and Marketing.
Mark is also passionate about how Sales and Marketing Automation can be adopted alongside strategy in order to drive revenue growth in businesses.
Director – Teach Traffic
Ilana is a former data analyst, turned PPC expert. For the last 7 years, she ran a boutique digital agency called Green Arrow Digital which specialized exclusively in Pay Per Click marketing. Her agency managed well over $30 million in ad campaigns across multiple platforms.
Now, she runs an online training program at TeachTraffic.com where she teaches business owners exactly how to run profitable digital ad campaigns.
She is also the host of a popular Podcast called “Teach Traffic”, where she talks all about website traffic generating strategies.
Nick Nimmin shares YouTube tips, video tips, YouTube video ideas and more to help you grow your YouTube channel by getting more subscribers and views.
Nick is YouTube Certified and has been on activly growing his YouTube account since 2014. Since that time he has helped countless others grow their presence online through his content and consulting services. He also owns TuberTools.com where creators can get video graphics and more for their videos.
CEO PT. Traveling Media Network
Ihsan has more than 12 years experience of working as SEO & cyber security professional. He is specialized in ethical hacking and search engine optimization. He works with many global clients to build cyber resilience for their organizations and also active in many cyber security communities. Ihsan is also a serial entrepreneur in cyber technology industry, and serve as a SEO & security advisor to several startups
Director of Voice - Podcast Training
Shayne Brian runs a successful online radio station, Elevate Radio and produces highly successful podcasts and radio shows like The Witchcast (Lucy Cavendish) that was the number 1 show in the spirituality category last month.
Shayne produces a radio show called the Beat Generation which is been broadcast on 150 stations to over 850,000 people through the Australian Community Radio Network.
Shayne runs the Podcast Power Program, a unique Mentorship Experience and the first fully comprehensive program to combine both video and LIVE training designed to get your voice visible, give your business authority status… and convert that visibility into paying clients!
Founder & CEO – Webing Academy
An experienced tech entrepreneur who runs Webing Academy, a pop-up training academy on a mission to help creative people develop the business they love. He’s also the founder of Webing, the first ever 100% location-independent growth marketing agency. Andrea is a surfer and loves surfing with other fellow entrepreneurs and managers.
CEO | Founder at Undrcut Digital Marketing
With half a decade of marketing experience, Gabriel has done multiple 8 figures in revenue for his clients, as well as his own personal projects. He is a jack of all trades in marketing, and specialises in building systems, strategy and implementation.
Damien was born in The Bahamas and has worked or studied in America, Canada & UK. He has international experience in digital marketing & business consulting and injects his knowledge into every situation. Damien is an industry leader as the founder of the former Bahamas Internet Association. Through Damien’s international experiences, he has exposed himself to and learned from a variety of markets in the online business sector.
Damien is a business consultant with a specialization & proven experience in digital marketing, e-commerce, mobile, branding, analytics & web design. Over past 10 years has worked across different sectors on multi-million dollar online ad campaigns as well as with startups & small businesses looking to grow their businesses online.
He holds a Business & E-Commerce degree from The University of New Brunswick (Canada) and has presented and taught at industry events and holds several certifications.
Coach, Facilitator & Speaker
Richard Ayling is an international coach, facilitator and speaker, with over 12 years’ experience in communication and personal development.
After overcoming chronic illness and redefining the trajectory and meaning of his life, he is now driven to help people in transition find the same clarity and accelerate their growth.
One of the original Wim Hof Method instructors and a certified Hatha Yoga teacher through The Practice, Bali, he has developed a framework that combines grounding physical practices with transformational coaching that empowers individuals to ‘re-align’, and live an impactful life of passion & fulfilment.
Magda Kay is an international Intimacy Expert, Tantra Teacher and a Relationship Coach for Men, Women & Couples. In her work she combines ancient teachings of sacred sexuality, yoga and energy work, together with psychology and human behavior. She has studied in Nepal, India, Thailand and Bali, in various schools, having gone through many personal initiations. Today she travels the world helping normalize the conversation about intimacy and unlock the flow of sexual energy for more passion and aliveness in every person's life.
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