Search Marketing Expo Speaker:

Todd Friesen, Director of SEO


Todd Friesen is an SEO strategist and consultant. He was most recently Vice President of Search Strategies at Visible Technologies, overseeing the TruView and Search departments. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Calgary and is considered to be an SEO pioneer.

He entered the SEO world in 1998 and has since worked with top-name clients like Sharper Image, Nike, Neiman Marcus, and Accor Hotels North America on natural search optimization. Prior to joining Visible Technologies, Todd was the Director of SEO for Range Online Media where he managed SEO campaigns for large B2C online retailers such as and CompUSA. He is an expert in search engine marketing, a former administrator at, and a former moderator for Search Engine Watch Forums. He is co-host of the popular SEO Rockstars show on WebmasterRadio.FM, as well as a regular speaker at SMX and other conferences. He also participates on WebmasterWorld's conference advisory board.