Bernadette Coleman is the founder and CEO of Advice Local, an award-winning local search technology and local presence management company focused on improving visibility for clients across the local digital universe.
Not only is her company a 3x Inc. 500 award winner, Bernadette herself has received many accolades. Most recently, she won Internet Marketing Association’s “Internet Marketer of the Year” in 2017 and is the prior recipient of two Silver Stevie®Awards: “Woman Executive of the Year 2013” and “Woman Entrepreneur of the Year 2013.”
Actively involved in digital marketing with an emphasis on local SEO since 2001, Bernadette speaks at local events like the American Marketing Association, and national events such as Pubcon, Local Search Association, Association of Directory Publishers, and Big Design.
Called the Queen of Local SEO by industry peers, Bernadette is always thinking about how businesses, small and large, can leverage content marketing, search engine optimization, and social media to dominate local search.
In her spare time she and her husband, Tom, work as advocates for brain injury awareness through their cofounded nonprofit, TryMunity.
Local Search Day Expert Panel
This expert panel brings the latest information to help businesses succeed in the local space. Our panelists will discuss mobile’s impact on local search and location data, how algorithms like RankBrain and AI technology are impacting other areas of digital like Chat, PPC and content creation, and more.
We know things are speeding up, as mobile device time is now 4 hours 14 minutes per day (2016), with overall internet usage at 5.6 hours per day. So with internet advertising spend at $73B, why does mobile only rate $37B? Looks like money is being left on the table!
Join us at the Local Search Day Panel for critical industry observations and solutions. Find out what you might be missing – and how to take advantage of these exciting realities.
This presentation is rated for all audiences. Everyone from SMBs all the way to enterprise class brands will benefit from the knowledge shared by our industry expert panelists. Learn from their real-world experiences and battle-tested strategies, and discover what you must know to get found online in our ever-more-connected world.