Simon Heseltine is currently the Director of Audience Development for AOL Inc. In this position Simon and his team are responsible for planning and implementing SEO projects and trainings for many well known sites across the HPMG / AOL brand portfolio.
Simon is a frequent public speaker at conferences around the US, and the UK on all manner of topics related to online marketing, and has published articles for various online industry sites over the years. Simon will also be teaching a Search Engine Optimization class at Georgetown University this Spring.
Simon has worked in online marketing for over 6 years, with over 7-1/2 years in the local search industry (including several years as a developer), and he has experience working with SEO, Social Media, Reputation Management, and PPC. Simon has built up online marketing teams, and has been brought in by several companies, to train in-house online marketing teams in industry best practices.