Brian Kaminski is Executive Vice President, Managing Director for iProspect’s San Francisco office, responsible for overseeing all activities for the west coast. He focuses his attention on delivering superior strategies and unparalleled results for iProspect’s clients in the region, including: VEGAS.com, Xerox, Archstone Smith, FileMaker and the Sundance Catalog. In addition, Kaminski works to recruit and train employees and contributes significantly to the firm’s continued innovation and product development. He also participates on the firm’s executive committee, which drives overall strategy and growth, and is responsible for integration with the other Isobar companies in San Francisco including: Carat, Freestyle, Molecular and Ammo.
Kaminski has authored articles for numerous industry publications including BtoB Magazine, DM News, iMedia Connection, and MediaPost, and is a regular columnist for Search Engine Land. He also contributes to iProspect's monthly newsletter, the Search Marketing Advisor™. An experienced and polished speaker, Kaminski has presented at both client conferences and industry events around the country, including ad:tech, Online Market World, Search Engine Strategies and Search Marketing Expo Advanced.
Kaminski is Google AdWords certified, having successfully completed Google’s advertising professionals program, and a Yahoo! Ambassador, having received sponsored search training and professional recognition from Yahoo! Search Marketing. He is also accredited as an official Microsoft adExcellence Member. A Microsoft adExcellence Member has completed comprehensive online training on managing Microsoft AdCenter search engine marketing campaigns and has demonstrated expert knowledge by passing the Microsoft adExcellence accreditation exam.
Since joining iProspect in 2000, Kaminski has contributed significantly to the firm’s growth, first in his role as Campaign Analyst, then in his role as Client Services Manager and subsequently in his role as Client Services Director, Kaminski led the activities of the client-facing search teams as well as the strategic direction of each campaign, working with clients such as Circuit City and Allegis Group. More recently, as Managing Director, iProspect San Francisco, he founded the San Francisco office and led iProspect’s expansion to the west coast.
Kaminski earned his Bachelor's Degree in Political Science from Colgate University.