Resume

Oliver Whitham

Digital Marketing Leader

Austin Texas
(512) 584-4115
oli@oliverwhitham.com

Professional Summary

Oliver Whitham is a performance-driven marketing leader skilled at driving revenue, leads, and pipeline through digital campaigns. Excels at working cross-functionally with internal teams and external partners to achieve business goals and support high-velocity growth through all funnel stages.

Skills

Tactical & strategic leadership for revenue and demand generation initiatives through paid and organic channels. High skilled in establishing processes and structures through SEM, SEO, display, and retargeting.

Strategy & Team Leadership

  • Managed multiple concurrent projects and teams to reach objectives in fast changing environment
  • Managed multiple outsourced contracts via third party vendors for strategic, consultative, and technical work including Seer Interactive (SEO), Adroll/Rollworks (ABM/Retargeting), Google, Bing, Facebook.
  • $MM Budgeting and allocation in monthly paid media
  • Reporting and presenting updates, performance, and challenges, preparation of documents for presentation to C-Suite and board
  • Strategy planning and vision setting to align marketing efforts with business objectives
  • Full funnel strategic alignment across platforms

Tactical Knowledge

  • Intricate knowledge of major advertising platforms including Bing, Google Ads, Facebook, Rollworks and more.
  • Building out buyer journeys cross platform
  • Latest on SEO best practices and landscape for built to last organic search traffic generation
  • Testing and analytics using various tools/platforms
  • List and audience management
  • Email automation and campaigns
  • Community growth and retention 
  • On site optimizations for conversion and customer retention
  • Basic coding knowledge (HTML/CSS3)

Experience

Experienced working across B2B and B2C companies small and large.  From revenue and lead generation to brand awareness campaigns, Oliver has ran succesful marketing campaigns along the buyre journey.

WP Engine / Sr. Online Marketing Manager

August 2015 – PRESENT

Currently, I own the search landscape for WP Engine, across main and secondary web properties. During my time at WP Engine, I have also set up the structures and strategies for display, retargeting, and organic marketing implementations.

  • Managed SEM accounts for main and secondary brands
    • Built organizational structure to easily grow and scale SEM across the funnel 
    • High growth managed to budget and quarterly business goals scaling from thousands to 0M accounts
    • Implemented cutting edge technologies as they arose from vendors, including machine learning based bidding
  • Managed all aspects of SEO across WP Engine properties
    • Technical audits & implementations across different areas of the business
    • Implemented new content areas designed to drive higher funnel search traffic generating six figure monthly traffic volume.
    • During major brand created impact analysis and  ensured SEO technical excellence and managed implementations through early stages to launch.
  • Managed relationships with external vendors and contractors (Including Google Ads, Bing, Seer Interactive, Deepcrawl).
  • Managed internal relationships with Brand, Development, Comms, Customer Service, and other internal teams to implement SEO requirements.

Momentum Factor / Online Marketing Manager

October 2013 – August 2015

Momentum Factor is focused on providing Online Reputation Management and Marketing Services to companies in the direct selling industry. Working with clients such as North American Power, ACN, Empower Network, and World Ventures I helped create and implement SEO and SEM campaigns, effective reputation management techniques, and ad hoc marketing requirements. Internally I provided knowledge and support to the business as needed.

  • Managed day to day implementation of ORM and SEO Campaigns
  • Formulated and advised on new client strategies
  • Owned company website
  • Managed outsourced resources
  • Created monthly reports and analysis for clients

SEO Chemist / Owner

2005 – 2013

I created SEO Chemist in 2006 as a personal brand for my marketing services. Though it initially started as an SEO agency it quickly expanded to cover all aspects of Online Marketing to clients such as Immediatag, Ingz Inc, Margaritaville, Marketing Clique, and Yellow Umbrella Events.

  • Managed multiple clients and ensured consistent revenue stream to the company
  • Hired and managed outsourced contractors 
  • Built & implemented full-stack marketing strategies for clients
  • Provided monthly reporting and analysis to ensure client happiness