You already know about all those Google affiliations. If you don’t, you can read about Google & Us. But before you choose a consultant, you’ll want to understand what makes them tick, and the most important question of all ….
…. how we are different from other consultants?
In addition to all that smart stuff and Google stuff, we stand for something special: customer service and integrity.
- We’re genuinely passionate about our specialties, and it shows in our results
- We promise that we’ll be there for you when you have problems
- We’ll work with you on the weekend if you need us to
- We turn down work if we think someone else can give you the same value for less money
- We are brutally honest about how much our services can help you and what your expectations should be, even if it means we lose the sale
Our owner and CEO, Robbin Steif,
started LunaMetrics ten years ago. She is a graduate of Harvard College and the Harvard Business School, and has served on the Board of Directors for the Digital Analytics Association. Robbin is a recent winner of a BusinessWomen First award, as well as a Diamond Award for business leadership. You should read her letter
before you decide to work with us.
Alex Moore is our Analytics Department Manager. With a creative background, he started building websites in the mid-90s. As the web matured, he shifted his focus to digital marketing, placing web analytics at the foundation of web marketing strategy. Alex has spent nine years consulting for clients, working on search engine marketing, development, web analytics and custom reporting. He also heads up our LunaMetrics training seminars across the country.
Dorcas Alexander is a Senior Digital Analyst working with Google Analytics. Her path to LunaMetrics included stints in ad agency creative, math, computer science, language technology research, and corporate training. She loves to learn and teach what she’s learned. One of the top-rated tournament Scrabble players in Pennsylvania, Dorcas has an insatiable drive to compete and win. “Impossible” is not in her vocabulary.
Jim Gianoglio is a Senior Digital Analyst. He works with implementation, analysis and training of Google Analytics and Google Tag Manager. Before focusing on analytics, he led the SEO campaigns of Fortune 500 companies in the insurance, retail and CPG industries. Things you didn’t know about Jim: he’s biked from Pittsburgh to Washington DC in 41 hours, roasts coffee beans and has done voiceovers for TV commercials.
Sayf Sharif is a Senior Digital Analyst working with Google Analytics and specializing in Usability and Conversion. He has helped hundreds of businesses design, develop, and improve conversion on their websites since 1997. Things you didn’t know about Sayf: he’s biked from Pittsburgh to Cleveland in 32 hours, studied Archaeology in Graduate School focusing on human tool use, and feels the Oxford comma is more important than Jim apparently does.
Andrew Garberson is Manager of Search at LunaMetrics. His digital marketing and public relations background includes management experience in entrepreneurial, nonprofit and agency environments. In off hours, Andrew enjoys working with international grassroots organizations in the nonprofit sector and learning new web technologies. He has master’s degrees in business administration and mass communications.
Reid Bandremer is a Senior Search Project Manager. His background before joining LunaMetrics in 2011 includes eCommerce marketing experience and a pair of business degrees. He is a rabid fan of data, music, and holistic ROI-driven search marketing strategy. Other strengths include SEO metrics, migrations, and searcher segmentation (keyword research 2.0). Contrary to popular theory, Reid is not homeless – he just often stays at the office late because he is obsessed with maximizing the value of clients’ search traffic.
Stephen Kapusta is a Senior Paid Search Analyst who is drawn to search engine marketing on account of his interest in consumer behavior and propensity for all things digital. His infatuation with paid search thrives on unlocking the mystery behind search intent, then using that knowledge in conjunction with his background in promotional writing and landing page optimization to complete advertising goals. Fun facts: Stephen is an avid fisherman, a disc golf enthusiast, and a craftsman.
Eric Buhman is our Senior Sales Manager. After beginning his career as a technical consultant with Accenture in New York City, Eric’s path continued through the digital marketing and ad tech industry, leading sales engineering efforts for an Inc. 500 startup (Spongecell), and driving business development efforts for an enterprise ecommerce and performance marketing technology corporation (Digital River). Eric’s journey includes a stop in Alaska, having served a 6 month term with AmeriCorps. Originally from Pittsburgh, Eric graduated from Carnegie Mellon University with a degree in Information Systems, a concentration in Information Design, and experience in Human Computer Interaction (HCI).
Jonathan Weber is our Data Evangelist, focusing on cutting-edge technologies and bringing the value of data to our customers. He spreads the principles of analytics through our training seminars all over the East coast. Before he caught the analytics bug, he worked in information architecture. He holds a Master’s degree from the University of Pittsburgh School of Information Sciences. Jonathan’s breadth of knowledge – from statistics to analysis to library science – is somewhat overwhelming.
Michael Bartholow is a Senior Search Project Manager. He has a special knack for B2B Lead Generation and e-Commerce Marketing. Michael holds an Integrative Arts degree from Penn State University and uses the same SEO & PPC skills he once employed to promote award-winning independent films to help businesses across a variety of verticals find audiences. When he’s not helping businesses find the right customers, he’s either experimenting in his kitchen or helping Silk Screen, Pittsburgh’s Asian Film Festival, select films to exhibit and promote. He has Google certifications in Analytics & AdWords.
Jon Meck is our Technical Marketing Manager, promoting our services and trainings to the world. He has a jack-of-all-trades background, working for companies large and small in Social Media, Website Design and Maintenance, and Analytics. He is an Excel enthusiast, he loves efficiency, and he is strong proponent of the “Work Smarter, Not Harder” mantra. Outside of work, Jon enjoys late nights working on pet projects, running races, and spending time with his family.
Chris Vella is a Search Analyst in the SEO department, born and raised at LunaMetrics. Beginning as an intern in the SEO department, Chris absorbed the knowledge and power contained in the hallowed halls of LunaMetrics Headquarters. Today, he enjoys wielding his SEO skills to enhance on-page content, conduct comprehensive SEO audits, and bolster link profiles. Chris loves GIFs & YouTube videos of cats, but hates real cats.
Sean McQuaide is a Search Analyst in the SEO department of LunaMetrics. His passion for business and all things digital fuels his need to ask the simplest of questions, “Why?”. Along with his education in marketing and economics, he brings to LunaMetrics a background in web design, SEO and sales. He is a movie addict and avid drinker of craft beer, but would take on a mountain bike trail over those two any day.
Samantha Barnes is a Digital Engineer at LunaMetrics. She has a passion for exploring data and loves the excitement of finding solutions and explanations behind metrics. Her diverse background includes digital advertising, SEO, and analytics as well as involvement in the arts. She is a graduate of Pratt Institute where she took an analytical approach to art history research and studies in conservation science in Italy. Sam embraces her weakness for caffeine and will attend any event if there is a promise of coffee, tea or
Bryan Kiger is our Business Operations Manager. He brings a diverse background of business leadership skills that include regulatory compliance, performance measurements, and business infrastructure management. His unique blend of skills sets the stage for his responsibilities at LunaMetrics that include personnel and financial oversight, business infrastructure administration, project management, and a variety of other tasks. He enjoys spending time with his wife Angie, and his two boys Alex and Crosby. The most exciting thing about working at LunaMetrics is the opportunity to work with a team of highly skilled people who are passionate about the work we do and the customers we serve.
Clint Shepherd is our Accounting Assistant and our in-house jack of all trades. Originally from Virginia, Clint graduated with a degree in accounting from James Madison University. His background in accounting, business, management, and customer service has prepared him to handle a large variety of responsibilities, from taxes and finances to general office duties. He is a self-proclaimed handy man and takes pride in his ability “do-it-himself.” Outside of work, Clint enjoys biking, kayaking, fishing, gardening, and just about anything else that involves the outdoors.
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