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SEP Connect Appoints Clint Perez Executive Vice President To Guide Corporate Growth
BUFFALO, NY- JANUARY 28, 2013– SEP Connect, a leader in search engine placement with a unique, patent pending technology designed to get local businesses on the front page of Google, announced today the appointment of Clint Perez as Executive Vice President.
Clint Perez has served the company as the Chief Marketing Officer for a year and will now add the role of managing business growth, establishing corporate protocols and creating the overall business development plan for the growing company. As EVP, Perez will also be tasked with developing the core corporate structure so that SEP Connect can move to the next level. SEP Connect has signed up over 1,000 local businesses in its first year.
“I am thrilled to take on this new challenge of EVP for SEP Connect,” said Clint Perez, Executive Vice President, SEP Connect. “SEP Connect has sprinted out of the box in its first year with unprecedented success in helping companies be found on the first page of Google searches. The job of EVP will be to ensure that when small businesses across the country need to market on the internet via Google, they know to turn to SEP Connect for our exclusive, inexpensive search engine placement tools that guarantee the results they desire.”
“Clint Perez will bring a depth of experience and knowledge to SEP Connect in this new role as EVP that will formalize our position as a top tier emerging technology company. Clint’s expertise in creating and executing strategic business plans will be invaluable for our next stage of growth,” said David Hoppmann, CEO, SEP Connect. “We are thrilled that he has agreed to take on this new challenge.”
Clint Perez has worked for over seventeen years in marketing, consulting, accounting and finance. Prior to SEP Connect, Perez held senior marketing positions at Best Buy, Discovery Communications and New Era Cap. At Best Buy, Perez managed the marketing and advertising for the computer business, growing revenues to $7.5B. He also marketed Best Buy’s Geek Squad services to small business owners. He then worked as Best Buy’s Director of Marketing where he developed and managed the marketing strategy for Best Buy’s private label portfolio, growing the business to over $2B. Perez then worked for Discovery Communications, where he marketed the Discovery Education multi-media curriculum services. Most recently, he served as the Director of North America Marketing for New Era Cap. Perez holds a B.S. in Accounting from the University of Maryland and an MBA from the University of Michigan.
About SEP Connect
SEP Connect, LLC (www.sepconnect.com) is the world leader in search engine placement (SEP), a new and effective form of Internet marketing for local businesses. Search Engine Placement is different from SEO, SEM, PPC and other forms of Internet advertising in that placements are exclusive, less expensive and results take days instead of months. SEP Connect guarantees to place local businesses on the front page of Google and Bing within 45 days or they don’t pay. Results appear in the natural search section where consumers are most likely to click. SEP Connect has offices in Washington, DC and Sacramento, CA.