Joe Martinez is the Director of Paid Media and Community for Granular. He has written for PPC Hero, SEMrush, Leadpages, Optmyzr, AdStage, and BizTimes Media. He has hosted webinars for SEMrush, Unbounce, and Bing Ads and has also spoken at SMX, HeroConf, Confluence Conference, The Summit on Content Marketing and more. In 2017, he was named a Top 25 Influential PPC Expert by PPC Hero.
Jordon Meyer is the Founder and President of Granular, a leading PPC agency based in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Jordon and the team at Granular have managed over $50 million in digital marketing ad spend, ranging from startups to Fortune companies like Johnson Controls, Quad Graphics, Mills Fleet Farm and Brady Corp. He was also a founding member of MNsearch while he managed PPC in-house at Best Buy.
Lori Highby is the President and Owner of Keystone Click, a digital marketing agency located in Milwaukee, WI. Working in the digital space since the early 2000s, Lori built Keystone Click on the foundation of search engine optimization and web development. She is passionate about helping businesses and personalities leverage the internet to help them succeed online through building brand awareness and generating qualified leads. Lori also founded and hosts Social Capital, a weekly podcast dedicated to understanding social relationships and how the investment put into them establishes trust, reciprocity, and value within a network and community.
Mark Lee is the Digital Marketing Strategist at THIEL Brand Design. For Mark, digital marketing is more than a career, but rather a passion. He credits MKESearch with helping to keep his passion alive with monthly events and networking. He joins the board of directors with the want to help the Milwaukee digital marketing community grow, especially for younger marketers trying to find their niche.
Amanda Nelson is the Owner of Mandolin Digital, an independent social media consulting company based near Milwaukee. With over 5 years of agency experience working with global brands, she brings a unique perspective to the MKEsearch team through the lens of social media. She loves the fast-paced world of digital marketing and how social and search can work together to elevate a brand’s presence.