Searchmetrics Hires eBay Exec.
Hiring takes time, but there are certain instances when the process is less daunting.
For example, when a person has executive experience from eBay to offer. eBay’s Global Head of SEO and Content Development Jordan Koene has joined Searchmetrics which supplies online software to help brands and agencies develop and manage their search engine optimization strategies.
Koene (pictured) joins Searchmetrics as the company’s Evangelist, which, among other responsibilities, involves working with enterprise businesses, helping them understand and plan how to maximize the value of search in their marketing mix with the help of Searchmetrics’ technology
“Jordan is an extremely well respected figure in the world of search, a high profile industry speaker and an innovative thinker when it comes to SEO,” said Marcus Tober, founder and CTO for Searchmetrics. “We are very excited to have Jordan join our team and I’m confident he will play an important role in our future success.”
Koene will be working out of Searchmetrics’ office in San Mateo. The company also has offices in Berlin, New York, London, and Paris and is backed by venture capitalist companies Holzbrinck Digital, Neuhaus Partners and Iris Capital.