WHY WE NEED YOUR HELP

Paid Search was a $100.5 billion dollar industry in 2018 and the industry is now more than two decades old. Together we have an opportunity to build an organization that will help all those involved in paid search with services and information aimed at advancing individuals and organizations.

OUR VISION

The Paid Search Association is dedicated to advancing the paid search industry by encouraging communication, learning, collaboration, diversity and high ethical and business standards among professionals and organizations involved in the paid search industry.

OUR MISSION

The Paid Search Association is dedicated to serving the search-advertising field by drawing on a diverse and expert community of paid search marketers to create programs, services and information products that advance the industry.

MEET OUR TEAM

Founding Officers and Management

David Szetela

David Szetela

President

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Jamal Hale

Jamal Hale

Vice President

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Lisa Maier

Lisa Maier

Secretary-Treasurer

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Mike Freedman

Mike Freedman

Manager

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Aaron Levy

Aaron Levy

Founding Board Member

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AJ Wilcox

AJ Wilcox

Founding Board Member

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Amy Bishop

Amy Bishop

Founding Board Member

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Brad Geddes

Brad Geddes

Founding Board Member

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Frederick Valleys

Frederick Vallaeys

Founding Board Member

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JD Prater

JD Prater

Founding Board Member

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John Lee

John Lee

Founding Board Member

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Lisa Raehsler

Lisa Raehsler

Founding Board Member

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Melissa Mackey

Melissa Mackey

Founding Board Member

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Navah Hopkins

Navah Hopkins

Founding Board Member

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Samantha Noble

Samantha Noble

Founding Board Member

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Gianpaolo Lorusso

Gianpaolo Lorusso

Founding Board Member

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Purna Virji

Purna Virji

Founding Board Member

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Ginny Marvin

Ginny Marvin

Founding Board Member

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Anders Hjorth

Anders Hjorth

Founding Board Member

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Andrew Goodman

Andrew Goodman

Founding Board Member

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WE ARE NOW RECRUITING

  • Board of Directors

    Board of Directors

    15 members

  • Advisory Board

    Advisory Board

    7 members

  • Committee Members

    Committee Members

    4 committies

“Search totaled revenues of $48.4 billion in FY 2018, up 19.2% from FY 2017 ($40.6 billion).”
— AIB Report