The Search Works, the digital performance marketing company and UK’s largest search specialist, today announces the appointment of Tim Cripps as SEO analyst and Chris Ellis as business development manager. The appointments come following The Search Works’ recent number of high-profile client wins, including and Rough Guides.

In his new role, Tim will be working closely with the SEO team and director of search performance Gary Reid, to strengthen The Search Works’ social media offering. Tim will be capitalising upon his experience as SEO Account Manager at Propellernet, to support the team in delivering winning SEO campaigns to a range of clients including, Cdiscount, Thomson Worldwide and RS Components.

Chris is tasked with building new relationships with brands, discovering new opportunities and closing business. Chris is no stranger to digital marketing, having previously worked with SEM agencies Greenlight and Weboptimiser and prior to which he ran his own internet marketing consultancy.

Commenting on the appointments, The Search Works’ managing director, Stephanie Carr said, “Both Tim and Chris bring a wealth of knowledge and experience to our team and will be a valuable addition to our ongoing efforts to further position The Search Works as the UK’s leading search specialist.”

About The Search Works
Headquartered in London, England, The Search Works is a digital performance marketing company and the UK’s leading search engine marketing specialist. Founded in 1999, the company provides pan-European digital and search marketing campaigns using TSW Searchware technology and the unparalleled knowledge and expertise of its client services team, enabling clients to achieve higher online visibility whilst measuring and maximising returns from online marketing spend. The Search Works continues to build on its success of the past nine years to deliver considered and highly-targeted search marketing solution services, first rate customer service and technological expertise on behalf of its broad range of blue chip clients including Asda, Debenhams, easyJet, Estee Lauder, Eurostar, First Choice, Interflora and The Carphone Warehouse.

In the latest New Media Age Marketing Services Guide, The Search Works was named as the UK’s top search marketing agency with a turnover of £88.62m, over £10m more than it two closest rivals combined.

Andy Nankervis / Helen Bloxham
Firefly Communications
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Published on: 6:34AM on 11th March 2009