SEMPO Atlanta - Meet the Search Engines Event

SEMPO Atlanta is excited to announce its next planned event! We will have a representative from Google, Yahoo, and Microsoft for a "Meet the Search Engines Event." The speakers from Yahoo and Microsoft will discuss the Yahoo/Microsoft Search Alliance and Google's speaker will address Google Instant. Come prepared with questions as there will be plenty of time for Q & A.

Join us for an evening of food, drinks and networking and learn all about what's new and exciting in the Search Engine Industry!

When: Wednesday November 3rd. Networking starts at 6:30pm, panel starts at 7:30pm
Where: Park Tavern,[masked]th st NE, Atlanta, GA 30309
How: $25 in advance/$40 at the door (Cash or Check only)

Speakers BIOs:
Rob Wilk - Yahoo!
Senior Director of Search Optimization & Strategy
Follow on Twitter: @robwilk

Rob Wilk is the Senior Director of Search Optimization & Strategy at Yahoo! His team’s mission is to partner with the Yahoo! sales and account management teams, bringing new, actionable, insights to drive maximum performance from Yahoo!’s search marketplace. Rob has over 14 years of media experience, with the last 11 years spent specifically in digital on both the agency and publisher sides.

Michael Elmgreen - Microsoft
Account Executive, Search Agency Sales
Follow on twitter: @michaelelmgreen

Michael Elmgreen is Account Executive, Search Agency Sales at Microsoft. Michael partners closely with internal Microsoft Advertising teams, U.S. search advertisers, agencies and community influentials to communicate the value and effectiveness of adCenter and Bing.

Jessica Rodbell - Google
Head of Industry, Atlanta Travel

Jessica is Google's Head of Industry for Travel, based in Atlanta, where she leads a team dedicated to partnering with Google's hotel, airline, and cruise clients across the southeast. In her five years with Google Jessica has held a variety of sales and operations positions, including a year spent in Beijing training and growing the sales teams for mainland China, Hong Kong and Taiwan. Jessica has over 12 years of marketing, web development, and consulting experience. She earned her BS from the University of Georgia and MBA from Emory's Goizueta Business School. How to Attend:

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Parking Notice:
Park Tavern now charges all vehicles $3 (cash only) for parking. Proceeds benefit the Atlanta Beltline Project. We apologize for the inconvenience, but we feel that $3 is reasonable relative to the other expensive parking options around Midtown and Buckhead. We appreciate your understanding and look forward to producing more high quality events in the future.

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  • A former member
    A former member

    The Networking aspect was very useful. I made connections with a few people from Google that I am really looking forward to meeting with in the near future.

    November 4, 2010

  • Stacy W.

    If you missed the event, read my detailed recap here:

    November 4, 2010

  • A former member
    A former member

    Terrific event! Very interesting presentations and a fun time meeting people.

    November 4, 2010

  • Stacy W.

    I learned more than I had expected to from the reps for Bing, Yahoo & Google. (Will post a written recap of the event later today on my blog,

    November 4, 2010

  • A former member
    A former member

    Great! The speakers were wonderful and I enjoyed hearing all the Google, Microsoft and Yahoo! are doing to keep up with consumers.

    November 4, 2010

  • Jenna S.

    Was great. Loved the Google presentation.

    November 4, 2010

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