Senior Bing Ads PPC Training Manager
Microsoft

Named by PPC Hero as the #1 most influential PPC Expert in the world, Purna specializes in SEM, SEO and future search trends. With over a decade in search, she is a regular keynote speaker at conferences across the globe such as MozCon and Hero Conf and is a columnist for Search Engine Land and Search Engine Watch.  

 

An award-winning former journalist, Purna was the CEO of Purview Marketing prior to joining the Bing Ads team. In her spare time, she’s an avid traveler, aspiring top chef and amateur knitter. Say hello @purnavirji

Judging panel

Purna Virji

Senior Bing Ads PPC Training Manager
Microsoft

Christina Connor

Global Product Lead
DoubleClick Search

Amy Vernon

Newsroom Reinvention Consultant
McClatchy

Lisa Barone

Chief Marketing Officer
Overit

Kelsey Jones

Senior Marketing Consultant, Founder
MoxieDot

Larry Kim

Founder
WordStream, Inc.

Kerry Dean

Chief Traffic Officer
PMG

Ryan Jones

SEO Director
SapientRazorfish

Andy Betts

Executive and CMO Advisor - VP of Content and Communications
Consultant

Mark Irvine

Sr Data Scientist
WordStream

Mike Grehan

CMO
Acronym

Simon Heseltine

Vice President of Search
ForRent.com

Rich Maraschi

VP, Advertising Products
YP, The Real Yellow Pages

Stephan Bajaio

VP, Professional Services
Conductor