Creative, resourceful, and driven digital marketing strategist, communicator adept at directing innovative strategies in Internet marketing and SEO; leader with strong entrepreneurial experience, proven technical expertise, solid education, and sharp business development acumen essential in driving the growth of any business
ReviewTrackers • Chicago, IL
CEO • 2012 – Present
Founded ReviewTrackers, an online review management tool for multi-location businesses. ReviewTrackers is powered by proprietary data collection technology, designed to make it easier for business owners to monitor, analyze, respond to, and generate online reviews on sites like TripAdvisor, Google+, and Foursquare.
As CEO, sets overall company strategy, vision, goals, leads product development and marketing.
Startup Weekend • Seattle, WA
Global Event Facilitator • 2009 – 2014
Several times a year I volunteered my weekend flying around to various startup communities around the world to help ignite and build the local startup ecosystem. Assisting local organizers by emcee’ing the event and making sure everything goes swimmingly. Basically, I get to meet and hang out with the coolest people in the world – entrepreneurs.
Startup Weekend is a global network of passionate leaders and entrepreneurs on a mission to inspire, educate, and empower individuals, teams and communities.
Lakeshore Branding • Chicago, IL
Principal • 2007 – Present
Built a marketing agency from scratch. In addition to finding most our clients, building systems to scale and hiring employees, I was responsible for our clients digital marketing strategies, from inception to implementation.
My digital chops have a strong focus on natural search, link building, and on-page optimization. My expertise extends into many areas with experience in digital marketing experience. Such as email, paid search, display, a/b testing, retargeting, local, social, reputation management and analytics.
Managed key account relationships and worked directly with clients to match all project deliverables, while leading the company’s strategic structuring and business development efforts to land new clients.
Privileged to work with awesome clients like the United Nations, GoHealth & University of Chicago.
Be Found Online • Chicago, IL
Strategist • 2011 – 2012
Responsible for client satisfaction, developing strategy, account management for key clients. Working with startups to Fortune 500 companies in retail, travel, manufacturing, e-commerce and web based applications. Projects varied from link building, local SEO, e-commerce, SEO audits to ROI performance improvements. Hired, created systems and managed 10+ people off shore. Managed six figure budget for my projects for clients with multi-million dollar annual budgets.
I got to work with great clients like PepBoys, Nissan, Atlantis, Fisher Nuts & DePaul University.
Chris Campbell Consulting • Chicago, IL
Marketing Consultant • 2004 – 2008
Served as a marketing consultant for several agencies and companies; developed integrated strategies for digital campaigns, public relations, and marketing projects to enhance brand awareness and perception, generate greater media exposure and search visibility, and secure engagement and revenue opportunities for clients.
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