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October Hangout: Search Marketing Careers Update: Fall 2018

October 30, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm EDT

About This SEMPO Chat

Presented by the SEMPO Education Committee and Industry Experts, SEMPO Chats cover topics in an open question-and-answer format live on YouTube. This month the theme is “Search Marketing Careers Update: Fall 2018 “. Our committee members and guest speakers will tell us about themselves, dive into the details of the monthly topic, and encourage questions from the audience throughout. Watch live on YouTube.
Tuesday, October 30, 2018 at 2:00 PM Eastern


Join our panelists as they discuss the latest employment topics in search, ranging from job positions across agencies and “in-house,” contractor/freelancer opportunities, and related data science and analytics roles entering the search ecosystem. Our panelists consist of recruiters as well as marketing/executive roles and will share their thoughts and opinions based on personal real-time experiences.

What are current salary trends? Are agencies hiring at the top or bottom, or in-between? What kinds of skills should search marketing workers have across various roles? What kinds of education backgrounds are a good mix for search?

Join us for these and other topics on October 30 at 2pm eastern or catch the Hangout on demand at

Get Involved!

We encourage everyone to chime in to make a great conversation! To submit questions you can use the chat on YouTubeLive or you can chime in on twitter by tagging #SEMPOChat.


Guest Speakers

David Barner, President

CompanyBarndog Staffing

Dave Barner is a staffing expert and agency recruiter located in NYC. For over 10 years, he’s focused exclusively on the digital marketing and media industries and has partnered with top brands like Macys, Polo RL and J Crew, as well as dozens of digital agencies like Tribal, Huge, iCrossing, R/GA, and Havas Media. Additionally, he’s helped launch and co-found several top staffing firms in Manhattan, including Synergy Interactive, Digitalent, and now his current agency, Barndog Staffing.


Andrew Gardner, Co-founder and Managing Partner

CompanyAGA Executive Search, LLC 

Andrew Gardner is Founder and Managing Partner of AGA Executive Search, LLC, a boutique, retained search firm specializing in digital and integrated …Prior to AGA Executive Search, Andy was Managing Partner at Boyden, a top-ten … and left to co-found Kaplan-Gardner, LLC, which became AGA Executive Search, LLC


Trish Chuipek, CMO
Company: Blue Box International

Transformative marketing and agency executive with a track-record of delivering results across a broad range of verticals including FMCPG, financial services, retail, QSR, healthcare, technology, and non-profit. Expert in reinventing organizations to be customer-centric, digitally-minded and media-forward. Excel at digging into competitive, customer, technology & behavioral trends/data and solving with strategic rigor, creativity, and innovation. Proven ability to lead large teams and build end-to-end solutions to drive business growth in a rapidly changing technology-driven marketplace.


October 30, 2018
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm


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