Search Discovery is a digital marketing and analytics agency helping organizations transform their marketing through the effective collection and use of data. Our mission is to help you get the most from your data and transform your business.
Our mission is brought to life by our team of experienced professionals from across the country who embody and live out our core values in serving our clients.
Search Discovery is made up of all kinds of talented people. Here are the ones who orchestrate the awesomeness.
The consummate CEO, Lee directs both the services and software development business units for SDI. His forward thinking led him to be one of only a handful of Atlanta tech entrepreneurs to build both a successful digital agency and a self-funded technology venture, which was acquired by Adobe in 2013.
Lee has been recognized by the Technology Association of Georgia, as well as by AiMA. He is a cofounder of SEMPO Atlanta, and taught The Digital Marketing Revolution to graduating seniors at Emory University for over 6 years.
Mike is a seasoned marketing and technology executive whose career has included startups, non-profits, upstart web shops and full service digital agencies serving Fortune 500 clients. His last decade has been spent growing and leading teams that create and implement impactful technology and marketing solutions across diverse industries.
Steve is a fortune 500 Executive with “blue chip” management experience combined with interactive marketing and e-commerce consulting background. He has strong international sales and marketing experience gained through living abroad while growing business in more than 20 countries around the world.
Analytics Practice Lead
Michael is an experienced leader of analysts, an impassioned deliverer of insights and business results, and an all-around nice guy. He is experienced across all the major digital analytics tools, but understands that great analysts create amazing results regardless of tools. Michael helps organizations overcome the mountain of available data, and focus on decisions that will make the largest impact on their business.
Media Practice Lead
Lindsay Blankenship is an award-winning leader in the field of digital media and offers over a decade worth of experience in search engine marketing across paid, organic, local, mobile, and feeds. She is passionate about analytics and consumer behaviors and how to turn insights into action. Lindsay is also certified in Google AdWords, Google Analytics, and Marin Enterprise software.
SEO Practice Lead
John develops, manages, implements, and evaluates the philosophy, projects, and people of SDI’s SEO team. He teaches organic search strategies that translate into proven high-value SEO campaigns for verticals in a variety of industries. His unique ability to speak the language of diverse (and sometimes competing) audiences helps organizations efficiently approach and effectively integrate search strategies with business goals.
Director, Product Strategy
With two decades of experience in digital and multi-channel marketing consulting, implementation, and business strategy, Lee’s a highly regarded expert. His expertise ranges from product strategy, web analytics, cross channel attribution, conversion optimization, and personalization. Lee is also well rounded in multi-channel execution strategies and tactics, leveraging enterprise data warehouse integrations to blend online and offline information to create holistic, customer centric, marketing platforms.
We've been around for 10 years and a lot has happened. Learn a little about our story below.
Search Discovery was founded by Lee Blankenship.
We landed our first Fortune 500 client.
We created the first piece of technology to use for a client.
Search Discovery opened our first office.
We hired our first employee.
We move into our second office at the corner of 10th and West Peachtree.
Search Discovery began offering analytics services for the first time.
We exceeded $1,000,000 in revenue.
Search Discovery began work on the project that would be the genesis for creation of Satellite.
The first version of GAT, the software that will later become Satellite, is live.
SDI becomes a Google Analytics Certified Partner
Development of Satellite begins.
Satellite nominated as Technology of the Year by Google.
AT&T signs up for Satellite
We move into our beautiful new office at Atlantic Station.
Adobe announces that they have acquired Satellite Tag Management.
SDI becomes an official Adobe Partner
Search Discovery launches Airlock, a powerful utility to easily migrate to Google Universal Analytics
Search Discovery develops Kegalytics, a ground-breaking advancement in the tracking of beer consumption in the SDI office.
Search Discovery experiences a 3X client growth in 12 months and a 2X revenue growth.
Search Discovery becomes the first agency to achieve Adobe Analytics Specialization in the Americas.
Careers at Search Discovery
We’re always looking to gain a new, talented colleague. If you’re an experienced, motivated team player type with a work ethic as strong as an ox, we need to hear from you.
Our office is a true reflection of our values and our team. While we take pride in all our work, we never take ourselves too seriously.Check it out!