SEMPO Board of Directors Announces 2011-2012 Officers
Board Approves Three VPs to Focus on Committees, Chapters and Global EffortsWakefield, Mass., May 11, 2011 -- The Board of Directors of SEMPO today announced the election of a new slate of officers.
Jeffrey Pruitt, CEO of ethology, was re-elected chairperson of SEMPO. Chris Boggs, director of search & media thought leadership at ROSETTA, was re-elected president. Massimo Burgio, global search expert with Global Search Interactive; Rob Garner, vice president, strategy, at iCrossing; and Mike Grehan, vice president and global content director with Incisive Media, were all newly elected as vice presidents. Margaret Willette, Search Marketing Manager, Intuit, was re-elected treasurer/secretary.
"It’s a real pleasure to stay on as chairman for the coming year. The restructuring we launched recently with a $125 individual annual membership fee makes the benefits of SEMPO membership more accessible,” said Pruitt. "With Chris as president once again and with the continuation of the full Board’s 2010-2012 term, there’s a nice continuity that serves this global networking organization well as we look to provide more opportunities for local networking, education and engagement with industry leaders.”
"I’m honored to continue to serve as president -- to work alongside such a dedicated board and to offer leadership to such engaged, passionate members around the globe,” said Boggs. "SEMPO’s leadership will be strengthened by the addition of three highly qualified and experienced vice presidents in 2011. Their roles will be collaborative and will focus on governing SEMPO’s expanding committees and local chapters around the globe.”