Web strategists by day. Web strategists by night. Since 2006, Broadside Media has served Vancouver and the Fraser Valley as a full service Internet marketing company. Our project process is highly collaborative and personal - a true partnership combining our team's skills on the web, and our clients' deep knowledge of their own industries. Whether we’re boosting visibility through SEO, designing a user-friendly e-commerce website, or developing databases and mobile applications, our main goal is always to generate tangible, measurable results. Based on the strategy we develop with the client, this may be measured in terms of increased web traffic, leads, sales, or all of the above.
September 2011 -- awards season! Broadside has been nominated as a finalist for the Better Business Bureau's Buzz Award for Social Media Excellence, honouring companies who use social media to engage and educate their customers. We're also a finalist for both the Customer Service Excellence award by the Langley Chamber of Commerce and Small Business BC's Successful You award for Best Online Marketer and nominated for The Crunchies Best Technology Achievement Award for our latest automotive industry solution! Onward to galas and luncheons to see the results...
Broadside Media was recently awarded a Canadian government grant to develop a custom web application for the auto industry, featuring the latest in web technology. Stay tuned!
Kyle presented a talk at UBC’s annual branding conference in Spring 2011, focused on entrepreneurship & branding and was a Keynote Speaker for the Entrepreneurs International Organization.
In June 2011 Kyle was featured as one of Small Business BC’s “Success Stories”
Owner & Founder / Metrics Junkie
Kyle is a results-driven online strategist specializing in all aspects of Internet marketing (SEO, SEM, Analytics). He leverages a long track record of successful business leadership, technology expertise and overseas work experience with Fortune 100 companies to make his clients successful. He is a Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (1999) with a Masters in Business Leadership (2008). Kyle is also an outdoor survivalist, arcane philosopher, wine aficionado, gardener and golfer.
Project Manager / Efficiency Sage
Julie’s expertise in research, writing and project management serve well in a couple of spheres - both as an experienced account manager in the web world, and a PhD student at SFU’s School of Communication, where she is investigating the impacts of mobile media in everyday life. She received her Masters in Media & Communication from Goldsmiths College (London, UK) in 2005. Julie’s favourite meal is brunch - the perfect cup of coffee and a classic Eggs Benedict never gets old.
Graphic Designer / Vector Guru
Makis has eleven years of extensive experience as a graphic designer and art director. Makis graduated with Honors from the Institute Xini in Graphic Design and Desktop Publishing. When he steps away from his digital canvas, Makis spends his time listening to music, reading and riding his Vespa.
Systems Developer / Code-Monkey
Alvin is a multi-talented systems developer proficient in Flash and mobile app development, supporting Apple iOS, Google Android, Blackberry Tablet OS platforms. He believes that successful websites and mobile apps should be like rock concerts: loud, entertaining and profitable. In a previous life, Alvin worked at Carter Motorsports, where he indulged his love of motorcycles.
Internet Marketing Specialist / Bidding Addict
Navshin is a Google Adwords certified .NET programmer. He studied technology at BCIT and went on to specialize in search engine optimization, web applications, and email marketing campaigns for an interactive agency in Vancouver before joining forces with Broadside.
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Superb Systems Inc.