Search Engine Land’s Staff
The Search Engine Land editors below work regularly on the site, directing coverage and also writing about search issues.
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More about the editors and areas they oversee:
Henry Powderly, Vice President, Content
Henry Powderly is vice president of content for Third Door Media, publishers of Search Engine Land, Marketing Land and MarTech Today. With more than a decade in editorial leadership positions, he is responsible for content strategy and event programming for the organization. He can be found on Twitter at @henrypowderly.
Ginny Marvin, Editor-in-Chief
Ginny Marvin is Third Door Media’s Editor-in-Chief, running the day to day editorial operations across all publications and overseeing paid media coverage. Ginny Marvin writes about paid online marketing topics including paid search, paid social, display and retargeting for Search Engine Land and Marketing Land. With more than 15 years of marketing experience, Ginny has held both in-house and agency management positions. She can be found on Twitter as @ginnymarvin.
Barry Schwartz, Contributing Editor
Barry Schwartz is Search Engine Land’s Contributing Editor and owns RustyBrick, a New York-based web consulting firm. He also runs Search Engine Roundtable, a popular search blog on very advanced SEM topics. Barry’s can be followed on social media at @rustybrick, +BarrySchwartz and Facebook. For more background information on Barry, see his full bio over here.
Pamela Parker, Content Manager
Pamela Parker is Content Manager at Search Engine Land, MarTech Today, and Marketing Land, after having served as Executive Features Editor on the sites for several years. She’s a well-respected authority on digital marketing, having reported and written on the subject since 1998. A former managing editor of ClickZ, Pamela also worked on the business side helping independent publishers monetize their sites at Federated Media Publishing. She can be found on Twitter at @pamelaparker.
Wendy Almeida, Community Editor
Wendy Almeida is Third Door Media’s Community Editor, working with contributors for Search Engine Land, Marketing Land and MarTech Today. She’s spent most of her career working as a writer and editor at a daily newspaper and more recently as an online content manager at HIMSS Media.
Greg Sterling, Contributing Editor
Greg Sterling is a Contributing Editor at Search Engine Land. He writes a personal blog, Screenwerk, about connecting the dots between digital media and real-world consumer behavior. He is also VP of Strategy and Insights for the Local Search Association. Follow him on Twitter or find him at Google+.
Amy Gesenhues, General Assignment Reporter
Amy covers the latest news and updates for Search Engine Land, MarTech Today, and Marketing Land. From 2009 to 2012, she was an award-winning syndicated columnist for a number of daily newspapers from New York to Texas. With more than ten years of marketing management experience, she has contributed to a variety of traditional and online publications, including MarketingProfs.com, SoftwareCEO.com, and Sales and Marketing Management Magazine.
Barry Levine, Senior Martech Reporter
Barry Levine covers marketing technology for Third Door Media. Previously, he covered this space as a Senior Writer for VentureBeat, and he has written about these and other tech subjects for such publications as CMSWire and NewsFactor. He founded and led the web site/unit at PBS station Thirteen/WNET; worked as an online Senior Producer/writer for Viacom; created a successful interactive game, PLAY IT BY EAR: The First CD Game; founded and led an independent film showcase, CENTER SCREEN, based at Harvard and M.I.T.; and served over five years as a consultant to the M.I.T. Media Lab. You can find him at LinkedIn, and on Twitter at xBarryLevine.
Robin Kurzer, Martech Reporter
Robin Kurzer started her career as a daily newspaper reporter in Milford, Connecticut. She then made her mark on the advertising and marketing world in Chicago at agencies such as Tribal DDB and Razorfish, creating award-winning work for many major brands. For the past seven years, she’s worked as a freelance writer and communications professional across a variety of business sectors.
Chris Sherman, Founding Editor
Chris Sherman (@CJSherman) is a Founding Editor of SearchEngineLand.com and President of Searchwise LLC, a Boulder Colorado based Web consulting firm. He also programs and co-chairs the Search Marketing Expo – SMX conference series.