Search Discovery under­stands the impor­tance of educa­tion and thought lead­er­ship in the inter­ac­tive market­ing indus­try. We have taught search engine market­ing and web analyt­ics at Emory Univer­sity and have regu­larly partic­i­pated in indus­try confer­ences through speak­ing, moder­at­ing panels and blog­ging.

Search Discovery is a found­ing member of the Atlanta Search Engine Market­ing Profes­sion­als Orga­ni­za­tion (SEMPO), and currently serves as a main sponsor. Our team is inte­gral in provid­ing the Atlanta area with some of the bright­est minds in the indus­try. In addi­tion, we have been active members of the Atlanta Inter­ac­tive Market­ing Asso­ci­a­tion (AiMA) for several years. Our pres­i­dent, Lee Blanken­ship is a former board member and Search Market­ing Chair­per­son for AiMA.

We actively contribute to the Web Analyt­ics Asso­ci­a­tion (WAA), the leading author­ity of excel­lence in digital market­ing measure­ment. Our Vice Pres­i­dent and Direc­tor of Client Perfor­mance, Evan LaPointe is an indus­try-recog­nized blogger and contribut­ing writer for several indus­try sites, includ­ing and Search Engine Land.