SEMPO to Visit Beijing on June 12 As Part of Its First Asia Tour
Tour provides opportunity for SEMPO to learn about the local market and promote the search industry in Asia
Beijing, China, May 7, 2009 – The Search Engine Marketing Professional Organization (SEMPO), www.sempo.org, today announced that, as part of its Asia tour, it will be visiting Beijing on June 12. Beijing is one stop in a three-city Asian tour that SEMPO is undertaking to foster the awareness of search engine marketing and connect professionals in the region with Western markets. It will also provide a rare occasion for search industry executives to network with local search engine company representatives. Other stops include Singapore on June 9 and Mumbai on June 15.
With the goal of creating a better understanding of search and its role in marketing, the SEMPO delegation, which consists of Jeffrey Pruitt, SEMPO Chairperson, Bill Hunt, SEMPO Board of Director. Motoko Hunt, Chairperson of SEMPO Asia, and Paula Hunter, Director of Operations for SEMPO, will host a number of evens. For more information about SEMPO’s Asia tour, click here.
SEMPO events in Beijing, all being held at the WU TA SI – Temple Club, include:
"Although SEMPO has had an active Asia Committee for some time, this is our first official SEMPO Asia tour to spread awareness of SEMPO as a global organization,” says Jeffrey Pruitt, SEMPO chairperson and the leader of the SEMPO delegation. "We’re looking forward to networking with Beijing’s SEM and SEO industry leaders and meeting the local media.”
About the Search Engine Marketing Professional Organization (SEMPO)
Representing thousands in over 30 countries, SEMPO has more than 850 members. It represents the common interests of companies and consultants worldwide and provides them with a voice in the marketplace. SEMPO’s education and outreach initiatives are funded in part by Microsoft, Yahoo!, Google, Superpages.com, ABC Search, SMX and Search Engine Strategies.