Atlanta, GA (PressExposure) June 12, 2011 -- Stacy Williams, President of Atlanta search engine optimization company Prominent Placement, Inc. (PPI), has been named President-Elect of SEMPO Atlanta. SEMPO Atlanta is the local chapter of Search Engine Marketing Professionals Organization (SEMPO). The group hosts several events throughout the year for professionals interested in Search Marketing, SEO, PPC and other Internet marketing-related topics.
Stacy, an Atlanta SEO expert and charter member of SEMPO International, is a founding board member of SEMPO Atlanta and has been actively involved in the local chapter since its inception in April 2009. She served as Secretary from 2009 until 2011 and was recently named President-Elect of the local organization. She will serve in the position until she becomes President of SEMPO Atlanta in April 2012.
"I am excited about the opportunity to serve as President of SEMPO Atlanta in the upcoming year. I look forward to working with the SEMPO board members to continue to offer exciting events and networking opportunities for Atlanta search engine optimization professionals," said Atlanta SEO expert Stacy Williams.
Benjamin Rudolph of Relevance Advisors served as SEMPO Atlanta President from April 2009 until April 2011. Google's Matthew Prichard recently took on the role as current President, after serving as Vice President of Sponsorships for the last two years.
SEMPO is a global non-profit organization serving the search marketing industry and marketing professionals engaged in it. Its purpose is to provide a foundation for industry growth through building stronger relationships, fostering awareness, providing education, promoting the industry, generating research and creating a better understanding of search and its role in marketing. SEMPO includes thousands of professionals across 50 countries. The organization's mission is to represent the common interests of companies and consultants worldwide and provide them with a voice in the marketplace. SEMPO's education and outreach initiatives are funded in part by Google, American Express Open SearchManager, and Baidu, and supported through partnerships with SMX, SES, OMS, and MediaPost.