It can happen to anybody at anytime and travels at the speed of the Internet. Public Relations Nightmares!!! At my very first speaking gig, I gave an incorrect answer to a question and people were blogging about it within minutes.
My story will be shared and you will learn how to keep those PR flames from turning into an all out forest fire! Learn the steps and the tools everybody should consider when managing your reputation online.
|Affiliation||Search Engine Academy of Oregon|
Colleen’s passion is helping people leverage the Internet to increase website visitors, leads and sales. As an educator in Internet marketing for the Search Engine Academy of Oregon, she gets energized when her students follow the guidelines taught in her classes and then experience visible proof of the power of Internet marketing.
Colleen has held training classes in Internet Marketing since September 2007. She consistently receives high marks for the program from students and was recently awarded a top position on the Top 10 SEO Training programs list from TopSEOs.com.
In addition to this top honor, Colleen has been interviewed by the Oregonian, Portland Monthly and Oregon Business Magazine regarding search engine optimization. She has been a speaker at events such as Searchfest and Business Leader NW and speaks at local trade associations such as Self Employed Creative Professionals, Portlandia as well as guest speaker gigs for the Small Business Development Center.
Colleen is an Oregon native and graduate of Portland State University with two Business Administration degrees in marketing and advertising management. Her career has spanned a variety of industries from banking and finance to seminar marketing, sports marketing, high tech, non-profit, commercial real estate and horticulture.
As an Internet marketing consultant and owner of Response Interactive LLC, she enjoys helping her diverse client base and students capture their target market through the power of the search engines and the strength of compelling content.