Las Vegas 2015 Speakers

We get the best speakers and give them an open platform to say what they want with no restrictions. This is why UnGagged will never be recorded – if you want to know what they’re saying, you need to be there.

Bas van den Beld is an award-winning consultant, trainer and speaker and the founder of State of Digital, one of Europe’s biggest online learning platforms. Bas is also the founder … more

Duane Forrester is the Vice President of Industry Insights for Yext, leading industry outreach, evangelism and authorship for the company. Between Microsoft and Yext, he was the VP, Operations with … more

Sixteen years ago, Rae Hoffman created a website about her son’s medical condition that became on of the first international support groups on the topic and earned national media coverage … more


Akiva Ben-Ezra is the owner of Israel-based SEO Kings, which helps small to medium businesses, both in the US and worldwide, to gain market share worldwide. As a speaker and … more

Aleyda Solis is an International SEO Consultant, service that she provides with her boutique consultancy, Orainti; a blogger (Search Engine Land, State of Digital and Moz), speaker (with more than … more

Bill Hartzer is the Senior SEO Strategist at Globe Runner. Bill is a frequent speaker and expert discussion panel participant at various internet marketing conferences and domain name events such … more

Brian Massey calls himself a Conversion Scientist™ ( and he has the lab coat to prove it. He is the founder of website optimization company Conversion Sciences and author of … more

Christoph Cemper started working in online marketing in 2003 providing SEO consulting and link building services. Out of the need for reliable and accurate SEO software, he developed the first … more

Cindy Krum is the CEO and Founder of MobileMoxie, LLC. MobileMoxie was founded in 2008, and provides mobile marketing consultancy as well as offering a custom suite of cutting-edge online … more

Cosmin Negrescu is the founder and CEO of, a tool that brings a new and better way of predicting and measuring SEO performance. He launched the product after managing … more

Dave Snyder is the CEO of CopyPress. His background in SEO, social media, and content marketing led Dave to look for a better way to scale and create content and … more

Eric Couch is a Client Development & Training Manager at Bing Ads, with a focus on educating advertisers across the globe on SEM and Bing Ads best practices. He’s a … more

Francisco Leon de Vivero, became passionate about Search Engine Optimization in 2007, after obtaining a Master’s Degree in International Trade. An Entrepreneur, team player and problem solver with over 8 … more

Frank Gosch has been on a long journey through out his professional life working with enterprise and start-up companies in various positions within the digital world. After professional stations in … more

Garrett French is the founder of link building & content development agency, Citation Labs. Garrett has been in the marketing, writing & link building business since 2001. He brainstorms strategy … more

Speaking at his 4th UnGagged event, Jacob Hagberg is a Majestic Ambassador, Speaker for SEMrush and brings the edginess and No-BS approach that UnGagged attendees love. We could tell you Jacob … more

Jan-Willem Bobbink got addicted with online marketing in 2004, since he build his first international webshop when he was 16. He is currently working as Freelance SEO for global clients … more

Jeremy Schoemaker, aka Shoemoney, is a serial entrepreneur made famous by running one of the highest-trafficked websites in the world,, and by being a pioneer in the world of internet … more

SEO veteran since 1996. A former software tester with WordPerfect and Novel, he tests the algorithms and affiliate markets to gain leverage against competitors with over 1,100 test domains. Uses … more

You might know him as Cygnus, or @CygnusSEO, but IRL he’s Joe Sinkwitz, a man that built an empire on the back of payday lead gen over an 11 year … more

Best known as an Entrepreneur and Connector, John Rampton was recently named #3 on Top 50 Online Influencers in the World by Entrepreneur Magazine as well as a blogging expert … more

Jonah Stein has 18 years of online marketing experience and is the founder of ItsTheROI, a San Francisco Search Engine Marketing Company that specializes in ROI driven SEO and PPC … more

Jono Alderson has over a decade of blended experience in digital marketing, with expertise in SEO, analytics, brand strategy, campaign strategy, lead generation, eCRM automation, conversation rate optimisation and web … more

Jordan Koene is Chief Evangelist for Searchmetrics, a SEO, social, and content intelligent platform. He leads the growth of the Professional Services group, which provides customers ongoing, and custom solutions … more

At, Kaspar Szymanski is a renowned Google Search expert specializing in recovering websites from Google manual penalties and algorithms like Panda and Penguin. Before offering SEO consulting services, Kaspar … more

Kristine Schachinger started her career in 1998 as a front-end developer and website designer. She has two decades of website design, development and implementation experience and has helped design/code/implement sites for … more

Len Foley presently serves as the CEO of New Horizon Health, Inc. and is the co-founder of Longevity Warehouse®, The Longevity Now® Conference, Longevity Intensive™, and The Women’s Wellness Conference™.

Loren Baker is the Co-Founder at Foundation Digital and Founder of Search Engine Journal. At Foundation, Loren works with companies such as ESPN, AirBNB, SONY Pictures and American Eagle Outfitters … more

Marty is an entrepreneur, author, speaker & wilderness guide. He founded Aimclear®, a driven marketing agency dominant in psychographic targeting, winner of 10 US Search Awards, including 2X Best Large … more

Matt Beswick is the co-founder of Aira – a digital marketing agency that he co-founded in early 2015 with Paddy Moogan. Previously he was the founder of Hidden Pixel which … more

Maximiliano Lopez was born and raised in Australia to Chilean Parents. He has completed a Masters in Entrepreneurship and Innovation from Australian Graduate School of Entrepreneurship and was completing in a … more

Michael Stricker is an international speaker who markets the leading research tool for Competitive Intelligence as U.S. Marketing Director of SEMrush. Hundreds of digital marketing consultations have delivered millions of … more

Murray Newlands FRSA is an entrepreneur, investor, business advisor and speaker. He is founder of Chattypeople.coma chatbot builder tool company and an online invoicing company both are based in … more

Nick Garner is CEO of Oshi, a new iGaming entertainment focused brand, which builds on his many years of marketing expertise. He is founder of 90 Digital, a successful UK … more

Paddy Moogan is the co-founder of Aira, a digital marketing agency based in Milton Keynes in the UK. He has worked in digital marketing since 2004 when he got bored … more

Paul Bongers is a B2B sales leader known for his energetic public speaking with passionate appeals for data-driven marketing and sales strategies based on search data. He heads up the … more

Richard Park came to paid search in the best way possible – with a sink or swim imperative. So he self-taught his way through Crossroads Interactive, managing the shopping campaigns … more

Robert Adler, aka Bofu2U, is the president of Automated Tendencies – a Brand Management firm out of Baltimore, Maryland. When Rob is not coding bots, crawlers or automation of some … more

Robert Hansen became the CTO of Bit Discovery after his company OutsideIntel was acquired. Mr. Hansen has worked for Digital Island, Exodus Communications and Cable & Wireless beginning as a … more

Roland Frasier started out creating info-channels for AOL and CompuServe (yes, he’s been doing this for a while now). He produced 14 infomercials with Guthy-Renker (the company behind ProActive). He … more

Ruth Carter is a licensed attorney in Arizona with a practice that focuses on intellectual property, social media law, business startups and contracts, and flash mob law. She is the … more

Sarah Beeskow Blay is the Director of Client Services for She joined ShareASale in 2005 and is responsible for providing strategic guidance and educational resources to Merchants & Affiliates … more

Thomas is a serial online business entrepreneur and expert. Early in his career, he began building and selling small online companies. This turned into one of his ventures when he … more