Search Marketing Expo Speaker:

Laura Thieme

Bizresearch, Founder


Ms. Thieme founded her first search marketing company, Bizresearch, in 1997. Her marketing analytics software company, Bizwatch, was founded in 2010. Thieme moved the company from Ohio to Southern California in 2015 and is thrilled to be on year-round sunny ground.

Thieme has worked with major brands including TOMS Shoes, Burt's Bees, U.S. Education Corp, CRE Rentals, M/I Homes, MicroCenter, Collin Street Bakery, Bozzuto, PetSupplies4Less, Levenger, Pier 1 Imports,, and JCWhitney Automotive.

Thieme was featured as a Rising Star in Columbus CEO, and Women to Watch in Columbus Ohio's Business First. She was nominated for Outstanding Woman in Technology in 2011. She was named by her peers as Top 100 Most Influential Marketers, Top 10 PPC Experts, and most recently nominated by the Worthington Chamber for Small Business Person of the Year.

Ms. Thieme developed a search marketing syllabus for The Ohio State University's Fisher College of Business, and taught the course in 2007-2008. Many of her students are now account execs at major companies nationwide with digital marketing careers. Thieme graduated from Ohio State University in 1993 in Russian & International Studies.