Marty is an entrepreneur, marketer, photographer, speaker, and wilderness guide. He founded Aimclear®, a driven, integrated marketing agency dominant in customer acquisition, winner of 17 US Search Awards including 4X Best Integrated Agency & Best Use Of PR In A Search Campaign. Aimclear’s differentiator is the Tao of holistic brand creative-builds and integrated psychographic performance marketing.
Credits include Uber, eBay, Airbnb, PayPal, Dell, LInkedIn, Etsy, Gumtree, Eurail, Firestone, INC Magazine, Amazon, Famous Dave’s, Martha Stewart Omni, Intel, Travelocity, Macy’s, GoDaddy, 3M, Siemens, Land’s End, and many more. A fixture on the international conference circuit, Marty has appeared in front of hundreds of international search & social marketing conference audiences, from Jerusalem to Sydney.
Entrepreneur Magazine wrote the reason for Marty’s success is a “Unique persona that is instantly recognizable.” He has been described as “not your typical agency type,” a “social media maverick,” “Foodie-review addict” and “more innovator than follower.”
Having helped Aimclear to Inc. 500/5000 status 6X (2012-2017: fastest growing privately held US Firms), Marty leads Aimclear vision & creative-hands-on. Aimclear is a 4X top 100 workplace by Minnesota Business Magazine. Marty won 5 “Top 25 Most Influential PPC Experts” awards, Top 100 Twin Cities People To Know & claimed the coveted “US Search Personality Of The Year” tiara. He is a perennial judge and presenter at The EU & UK Search Awards.
Marty’s Wiley/Sybex books, “Killer Facebook Ads” and “The Complete Social Media Community Manager’s Guide: Essential Tools and Tactics for Business Success” are critically respected. He was cited & quoted in flagship publications including WSJ, NPR, Inc., Forbes, MediaPost & Adage.
Marty is an avid photographer. My photography interests fuse classic long exposure techniques with water features, transitional light, international architecture, geography, the sky, and natural beauty. I travel the world empowering brands, exploring beauty and chasing the light. Quête de lumièr