Rick spends his days as the Associate Director of Search Marketing at 1-800 Contacts. He oversees the SEO and PPC strategy, ensuring that the national consumer brand is visible and profitable across all aspects of Search.
Prior to his current role, Rick was the Director of Paid Search Marketing for Mercent. He was responsible the direction of the Mercent Retail Paid Search platform - designing the features and building a unique PPC platform designed exclusively around retailers. Rick also managed the team that provides the agency services that Mercent provides to its retail clients.
Prior to Mercent, Rick held a number of positions at Overstock.com, including Search Marketing Manager and Director of Online Marketing.