Rhea enjoys collaborating with executives, marketing managers, programmers, designers and of course other SEO’s about industry best practices and when to break the rules. She doesn’t believe in hats, just running an honest and ethical business.
Rhea Drysdale is Chief Executive Officer of Outspoken Media, Inc. Since 2004 Rhea has grown her understanding of on-page optimisation, online reputation management and social media with both in-house and agency positions. Rhea speaks on online reputation management, search engine optimisation and link development at conferences like Search Marketing Expo, PubCon, Web 2.0 Expo, SEMNE, and Social Media Breakfast as well as private, corporate presentations. In the past, Rhea blogged for Search Engine Journal and Bruce Clay and was featured in the SEO Bible and has been featured as an expert online reputation management consultant by the Wall Street Journal.
When Rhea is not battling trademark registrations or trying trying to save the world one chimpanzee at a time, she resides in Troy, NY with her husband.
Albany Business Review 40 Under 40 CAPITAL Magazine Sept/Oct 2013: Honored as a Talented Young Entrepreneur and Business Leader Board Member, Vanderheyden Hall Organiser, Social Media Breakfast Tech Valley Mentor, Startup Weekend Tech Valley Session Coordinator, SMX East Speaker, RPI Women’s Mentor Program and the Society of Women Engineers Speaker, Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism Speaker, NYU Graduate Program Speaker, SUNY Albany Speaker, Albany Ad Club Speaker, New York Capital Region American Marketing Association (NYCRAMA) Speaker, TechConnex Speaker, Search Marketing Expo (SMX) East, West & Advanced Speaker, Pubcon Vegas & Pubcon South Speaker, MozCon Speaker, Affiliate Summit East Speaker, SearchFest Speaker, SearchLove NYC Speaker, LinkLove Boston Speaker, Blog World Expo Speaker, Search Engine Strategies Speaker, SEOmoz Meetup Speaker, Internet Marketing Conference, Toronto Speaker, BlueGlass FL Speaker, Web 2.0 Expo Speaker, Vermont Marketing Summit Speaker, Bend WebCAM Conference Speaker, Social Media Breakfast Tech Valley Speaker, GenNEXT – Albany-Colonie Regional Chamber of Commerce Speaker, Search Engine Marketing New England (SEMNE) Speaker, Annual Conference for Catalog and Multichannel Merchants (ACCM) Speaker, Scary SEO Speaker, IM Spring Break Course Contributor, MarketingProfs University Contributor, SEOmoz’s Whiteboard Friday Contributor, Search Engine Journal Contributor, SEO Bible Featured Guest, Women’s Radio Featured Guest, Blog Talk Radio, Ecom Phenom Featured Guest, Webmasterradio.fm, SEO 101 and Webcology Member, Women in Technology International (WITI) Guest Author, CNN Technology