Mark Armstrong Steps up to Become Managing Director of FirstClick Consulting – Leading Online Search Marketing Consultancy Meets Increased Demand for Search Marketing
FirstClick Consulting Pty Ltd, one of Australia’s leading search marketing consultancies, has restructured its management team to meet increased demand for its search marketing services. Mark Armstrong, previously Vertical Head of Auto, Local and Classifieds at Google, starts on Monday as Managing Director of FirstClick Consulting, across Sydney and Melbourne. Mark joined FirstClick in June 2009 as General Manager of the Melbourne office.
FirstClick Founder Grace Chu, previously MD, will become CEO and CFO, and will shift her focus from day-to-day operations of FirstClick to enhancing and actioning the long-term strategic vision of the business.
“I’m so excited to promote Mark to Managing Director of FirstClick Consulting. Not only will the restructure allow me to focus on implementing our long-term strategic vision, but it will ensure we are maximising Mark’s invaluable skills and experience across the entire company and not just in Melbourne,” said Grace.
Mark Armstrong is an online search veteran with over a decade of experience in search and online marketing. Mark will lead the team to deliver increased traffic and client revenue from both search engine marketing and search engine optimisation.
The business has experienced solid growth since inception and now has ongoing strategic partnerships with a variety of premium Australian brands including ANZ, Realestate.com.au, RaboDirect.com.au, Trading Post and news.com.au.