KoMarketing Associates, LLC is pleased to announce that Derek Edmond, currently the Director of Search Engine Optimization & Search Marketing Strategies at the firm, has now become an equity Partner and Manager at the company.
WALTHAM, Mass. January 06, 2009 –(BUSINESS WIRE) — KoMarketing Associates, LLC, a Search Engine Optimization/Search Marketing and Social Media Marketing agency in Waltham, MA just announced that Derek Edmond has become a Partner in the firm. Derek continues to hold his responsibilities as Director of Search Engine Marketing Strategies as well.
“I am very excited about Derek becoming a Partner. It has been a long time coming and will strengthen the company as we continue to grow,” said Andy Komack, President of KoMarketing Associates. Komack adds, “Derek has already established himself as an expert in the fields of search engine optimization and social media marketing. By taking an ownership stake in the company, Derek is putting his expert reputation behind the growth of the company for the long term.”
“This was a logical next step for me,” said Derek Edmond. “Not only do I enjoy working in the search marketing industry, I believe that KoMarketing has something very special to offer the marketplace.” Edmond adds, “The search industry has many excellent companies and consultants, and the quality of our work, our approach, and our focus on tracking real business results for our clients, makes us a company to watch.”
Prior to joining KoMarketing in October of 2005, Derek held positions in the Professional Services division of Bowe Bell & Howell’s Software Solutions and the Web Marketing Division of Liberty Mutual Insurance Group. Derek received his MBA from The Sawyer School of Management at Suffolk University and holds a B.S. in Financial Economics from Buffalo State College in NY. He also maintains a personal blog on search engine marketing, social media and the Cape Cod community at Cape Cod SEO.
“With other agencies, the tendency is to see a flurry of work initially, and then communication and accountability starts to fall off. Our KoMarketing account team is in contact with us almost daily – it’s like they’re sitting right here in our office. They’re truly an extension of our marketing team.”