Chris Sherman announced as keynote speaker at SMX Advanced London 2011

Third Door Media today announced that Chris Sherman, Executive Director of Search Engine Land, the creative force behind programs for Search Marketing Expo events around the world will be keynote speaker at SMX Advanced London 2011.

Chris Sherman has analysed and influenced developments in search marketing for more than a decade. He is Executive Editor of Search Engine Land and the creative force behind programs for Search Marketing Expo events around the world, he is also the author of several books on search marketing and technologies, including “Google Power: Unleash the Full Power of Google,” published by McGraw-Hill.

Chris has written about search and search engines since 1994. His clients have included International Data Corporation, Accenture, Motorola, Levi-Strauss, Nokia, Ortho Biotech, Porsche, United Technologies, and the Scripps Clinic. From 2001 to 2006, Chris was Executive Editor of and Conference Chair of the international Search Engine Strategies events in Canada, China, France, Italy, Sweden and the U.K. From 1998 to 2001, he was the Web Search Guide for

Matthew Finlay, Managing Director, Rising Media, says “We are delighted to have Chris keynote at SMX Advanced London 2011. It will give our delegates a rare chance to be able to hear and interact with one of the key influencers in the world of search marketing”.

SMX Advanced London will take place on 16/17 May 2011 at The Millennium Gloucester Hotel and Conference Centre. The conference is produced in association with specialist business event producer Rising Media and will be held over two days, covering cutting-edge content on search engine optimization (SEO), paid search advertising (PPC), social media marketing, local and mobile search marketing, landing page conversions and more.

Sign up by 15th April to make savings of up to £300 with the Early Bird Offer. Bring a colleague and combine this discount with the Bring the Team offer, saving you a further £100 on each additional attendee registered at the same time from the same company.

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International Search Summit

This year the International Search Summit is being co-located with SMX Advanced. The agenda for ISS is now also available online. If you run international search campaigns then you need to attend ISS too and make great savings with the special combo pass rates.

About Search Marketing Expo

The Search Marketing Expo – SMX conference series is produced by Third Door Media, Inc. Third Door Media’s mission is to empower internet and search marketing professionals by providing trusted content and community services they need to be successful. Search Marketing Expo conferences are held around the world and include: SMX West (Santa Clara, CA), SMX East (New York City) SMX Advanced (Seattle, WA and London, England), SMX Munich, SMX Paris, SMX Stockholm, SMX Sydney and SMX Toronto.

Third Door Media publishes Search Engine Land, the leading search marketing news and analysis site. The company also produces Search Marketing Now, a lead-generation marketing solution for suppliers of SEM-related products and services, and operates, a social news site that allows search and internet marketers to share news stories, participate in subject-specific discussion forums, and build their professional networks.

About Rising Media

Rising Media is a specialised media company focused on the production of business technology-related conferences and exhibitions. Rising Media currently produces events in the U.S., Canada, UK, Germany, France and Sweden.