Mr. Channon has 20 years of digital marketing and business development experience. He is Executive Chairman & Principal at NewLead, a digital marketing and technology development firm.Previous professional experience includes technology, marketing and executive leadership roles at Saltmines Group, Bridgevine and Atlantic Synergy. He is also an elected member of the board of directors for Voices for Children of Okeechobee & the Treasure Coast, a 501c3 non-profit serving Florida’s Guardian ad Litem program. Mr. Channon also serves as an advisor and investor in several consumer-facing technology start-up companies. He is a member of the National Association of Corporate Directors and Rotary International. He is a near lifelong resident of St. Lucie County, Florida. B.A. degree in Religious Studies from Stetson University and participated in the school’s Basketball Team, the Roland George Investments Program and the Prince Entrepreneurship Program. His interests include athletics, investing, horse racing, craps tables, Scotch, underprivileged children’s causes, theology, chicken wings, hot sauces and naps.
Tell us something about yourself and your role at your company.
How do you think digital marketing, more specifically SEO has changed over the last 10 years?
The state of regular Google and Facebook updates are uncertain and challenging right now — how are you and your team managing through it?
Everybody knows what you have achieved, I would like to talk about your failure stories and how they impacted your professional life. (as we know Rome wasn’t built in a day)
Who are some of the remarkable people you look upto within the industry who’ve made a memorable impact on you? (And how they have helped you stay up-to-date with what’s happening in the industry).
What do you think makes your business so unique from your competitors?