Rebecca Gill is an experienced online marketer and educator who specializes in organic SEO and offers personalized solutions for her clients. She’s also the founder of Web Savvy Marketing, a Michigan-based digital agency that delivers custom website design, WordPress development, and ongoing maintenance.
Her keen insights and ability to work with people with diverse backgrounds is reflected in a client base encompassing solo entrepreneurs and professionals, digital marketing and website design agencies, small to mid-market businesses, and enterprise corporations.
Rebecca approaches her SEO consulting as a collaborative partnership. She guides her clients on how to strategize, plan, and structure their online presence to raise their prominence in search results and create quality visitor experiences.
A trainer at heart, Rebecca believes her clients’ success includes being more knowledgeable about SEO in order to make informed business decisions. She also delivers both free and paid training for those interested in strengthening their SEO skills.
Rebecca Gill has a well-rounded business background and over twenty years of experience in sales and online marketing. Her love for WordPress website design and her strong belief in the user experience is equally matched by a fascination with search engine optimization, blogging, and social media marketing.
As an early adopter of blogging, her online marketing efforts have been highlighted by media outlets such as Wired Magazine, Ziff Davis, and IT Toolbox. Her writing has been featured in a variety of publications that range from technology outlets such as Backbone Magazine, Social Media Today, Sphinn.com, and Search Engine Roundtable to industry specific magazines such as Contract Manufacturing & Packaging, Food Manufacturing, and Progressive Distributor.
She has appeared on Detroit2020, spoken at Girls are IT, WordCamp Miami, WordCamp Chicago, WordCamp Grand Rapids, WordCamp Ann Arbor, Metro Detroit WordPress Meetup, and is a WordCamp organizer. She has been a guest speaker on a variety of WordPress podcast series and has also guest lectured and presented at the University of Toledo, Grand Valley State University, and Michigan State University.
Strengths and Skills
- Website Development
- Search Engine Optimization
- Local Marketing
- Social Media Management
- SEO Copywriting
- Content Marketing
- Blog Management
- Email Marketing
- Webinar Marketing
- LMS & Course Creation
- Product Marketing
- Coaching & Consulting
President & Founder of Web Savvy Marketing
July 2009 – Present
Web Savvy Marketing offers custom website design and development, SEO consulting, and ongoing WordPress maintenance. Clients come from a variety of industries and organizational sizes with locals within the United States and include far away destinations such Australia, Costa Rica, Kenya, and Singapore.
Vice President of Marketing at Technology Group International
July 2003 – July 2009
TGI is an ERP software developer for small and mid-market manufacturing and distribution companies. While at TGI, Rebecca’s was responsible for managing traditional and Internet marketing activities. Responsibilities include marketing, public relations, event management, website development, organic SEO, content development, and oversight of the inside sales department. Rebecca authored TGI’s Software Selection Tool Kit, as well as published a number of articles in both technical and industry-specific publications.
Sales Manager at Delphi Corporation
May 2000 – July 2003
Delphi is a leading global supplier of electronics and technologies for automotive, commercial vehicle and other market segments. Operating major technical centers, manufacturing sites and customer support facilities in 30 countries, Delphi delivers real-world innovations that make products smarter and safer as well as more powerful and efficient. Rebecca was responsible for large account management and future product sales to OEM customers such as General Motors and DaimlerChrysler.
Senior Consultant at Technology Group International
October 1997 – May 2000
In this role, Rebecca provided pre-sales support and post-sales training to TGI’s ERP software customers. TGI is an ERP software developer for small and mid-market manufacturing and distribution companies. TGI’s exclusive focus is on the development, implementation, and support of the Enterprise 21 enterprise software.
Operations Manager at Lowry Computer Products
May 1994 – October 1997
With decades of implementing technology innovations nationwide, Lowry Computer Products has established itself as the Premier AIDC System Integrator. Lowry has over 10,000 customers and is the premier AIDC system integrator focused on barcode, RFID, bio-metric, enterprise mobility, and asset management solutions. While at Lowry, Rebecca was responsible for the management of customer service, purchasing, and inventory control activities at barcode and data collection distributor. She also was the onsite trainer for Lowry’s ERP software solution, Enterprise 21.
Central Michigan University
BA, Finance & Accounting
August 1989 – May 1994
- 2007 The CPA Technology Advisor 40 Under 40
- 2002 Delphi Corporation Divisional Sales Award
- 1997 Lowry Computer Products Presidents Club Award