Meet Six More Speakers

We’re excited to announce six more WordCamp Ann Arbor 2014 speakers:

Marc Benzakein

Marc has been involved with almost every aspect of technology for the past 30 years. Having built a tech startup from the ground up (ServerPress,) Marc has had to take part in the development of every department necessary to make a company function. Customer service is his passion that has driven him to learn, through both good and poor experiences, how to determine what the customer really needs and how to deliver it to their great satisfaction.

He lives in Milwaukee, WI with his lovely Wife, Jessica and two Childrean, Eli (9) and Brenna (4).

Angela Bergmann

Angela has 13 years of experience in website design and development – 10 of which she has specialized in WordPress. Angela creates user friendly websites that are aesthetically pleasing, easy to navigate, and optimized for search engine indexing. She also has expertise in Social Media, Search Engine Optimization, and Pay-Per-Click.

Rebecca Gill

Rebecca is president and founder of Web Savvy Marketing. With over a decade of experience in internet marketing, she was an early adopter of blogging, SEO and social media. She and her team specialize in creating custom WordPress websites and building stock child themes for the Genesis framework. She has spoken at the University of Toledo, Grand Valley State University, Michigan State University, WordCamp Miami and WordPress MeetUps.

Nathan Driver

Nathan is a digital media strategist and web developer for Ohlmann Group a Dayton based advertising and marketing company. He has been using WP since 2007-08 creating niche websites.

Tim Yow

Tim began a successful career as a freelance designer back in 2004 but, within one short year, client demand steered him into the world of search engine optimization. Somewhere along the line, SEO became more than a career, it became his passion. Out of that passion, he opened YowSeo LLC to offer custom marketing strategies for startups and small businesses with a focus on SEO and local search marketing.

Tim understands the significant and lasting benefit that a company can gain by having a strong presence on the first page of a Google search and all the various strategies, good and bad, that can be deployed to gain those top spots.

Phil Hoyt

My name is Phil Hoyt, I’m a web developer, and I like to create cool things. Ever since I was a child I have had a DIY attitude towards life, plucking away at my keyboard late into the nights until the caffeine wore off. Now I develop professional creative and technical solutions with user experience always in the forefront.