Our Team

The team at SEO Inc. adheres to a core belief: Deliver clients the highest level of professional services offered, leaving no stone unturned, exploring every avenue to make a website successful, and drive as much traffic to a business as possible. Say hello to the SEO Inc. team, with more years experience in digital marketing than any other SEO firm and agency out there. If you have any questions for any SEO Inc. team member, contact us! We’re here for our clients first and foremost, and we are happy to answer any and all questions.

  • Garry Grant is a veteran expert in search engine optimization and the digital marketing industry. With nearly 20 years of experience, Garry has successfully built a multi-service operation at SEO, Inc., developing proprietary technologies through complex strategic solutions. He has extensive experience in key initiatives and operational responsibilities grounded in information technology and performance management.

    Garry’s expertise and esteemed reputation, coupled with SEO Inc.’s impressive client success record has earned him such accolades as Entrepreneur Magazine's 2005 Hot List for the Hottest Internet Property, Inc. 500 2007 Honorary award for Fastest Growing Private Company in America, an Inc. 500 top 50 Company in San Diego, and interviews with The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, WIRED, Entrepreneur and The Huffington Post.

    Garry Grant began his online career in 1993 creating strategic Web and e-business solutions for Homepage.com, The Rush Limbaugh Show, Premiere Radio Networks, Clear Channel Communications, EarthLink and Artisan Motion Pictures. Today, Garry and SEO Inc.’s highly skilled digital strategists develop proprietary technology and strategic digital marketing direction for Fortune 500 companies including, SC Johnson, McAfee, Entrepreneur.com., Inc Magazine, IGN, Tacorri, LPL Financial, National Kidney Foundation, G4 TV, Fuel TV and Sony, just to name a few.

    In 2010, the University of California San Diego, recognizing the importance of SEO & SEM in today’s world of business, approached Garry to create a college credited syllabus as an addition to their business program. The college credited class, titled “SEO & SEM: The Fast Track to Search Engine Optimization and Marketing,” equips participants with strategies for optimizing websites to achieve higher rankings in the top search engines, driving Web visibility, brand awareness, and on-line sales.  SEO Inc is bringing this updated class in house and on line.

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  • Kim’s educational background is majoring in computers; systems analyst and finance and minored in psychology. Kim’s professional background consisted of accounting, financial institutions, sales audit. Kim also started up a MIS department for a large electronic corporation where she had an integral part in creating, implementing, and overseeing the POS system they had designed and written in house. One of Kim’s strengths are creating and using technology in the business environment to develop accounting software that fit their business’s needs and met GAAP. As of the last ten years Kim has had the pleasure to share her knowledge/expertise with SEO, Inc. An Interesting fact about Kim is that she studied Classical Russian ballet for many years and performed in principal roles during her life.

    She also has two beautiful, talented children or young adults of whom she loves spending time with. Kim also enjoys traveling, cooking, gardening and old world wines.

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  • James Baker is the technical lead at SEO Inc., James is involved in developing and maintaining SEO Inc.'s network infrastructure. This N-tier infrastructure includes VMware virtualization, Microsoft Active Directory, and .NET Enterprise servers, network load balancing, firewalls, SQL high availability solutions, remote management solutions, security policies, backup/recovery solutions, network monitoring, and reporting. James also oversees in-house software development at SEO Inc. Since joining SEO Inc., he has architected and led the development of many applications, including SEO CMS, a customer management solution for tracking and managing client relations from the sales lead stage to completed projects.  He is also responsible for development of SEO Inc.’s ClientCenter and SEMMetrix search engine position tracking and reporting tools.

    Before joining SEO Inc., James was the lead developer at CodeCrapht Development Group. At CodeCrapht, he created dynamic Web applications for various companies using ASP, ASP.NET, JavaScript, SQL, C#, and Visual Basic .NET. He also developed backend components using Visual Basic and .NET framework and spearheaded database design with MS SQL Server.

    James was also a junior software engineer at Cinergy (now Duke Energy). In this position, he designed and implemented custom control system applications and was involved in implementing the remote startup of Cinergy's combustion turbine fleeta project that included the design and implementation of a web-based control system for the purpose of remotely starting and managing peaking plants that span three states. The remote startup project was mentioned in Power magazine as an industry first.

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  • Brennan heads the Paid Search team at SEO Inc., and his supervision ensures the highest performance standards of Search Engine Marketing. Brennan graduated from Cal Poly Pomona with a Bachelor’s of Science in Entertainment Marketing and a double minor in Music and Computer Science.

    Before leading SEO Inc.’s Paid Search Team, Brennan managed SEO/SEM at a nationwide publishing company, as well as maintaining their emails and customer databases. For some time before that, Brennan was even managing his own SEO company, helping small businesses succeed in their local markets.

    Outside of SEO Inc., Brennan spends his time playing video games, board games, card games…you get the idea.

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  • Danielle was born and raised in San Diego county. In 2013 she received a bachelor’s degree in Communication from California State University San Marcos. Her specialty is in local search and social media, she help’s many of our clients spruce up their social media pages.

    In her time off, Danielle loves to bake, hang out with her cat and go running. She has completed the Ragnar Relay Series 4 times and the Silver Strand Half Marathon twice.

    She enjoys making people laugh and helping people less fortunate than her. Her dream job would to be on the radio and/or working for a nonprofit.

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  • Cari is the owner, writer and lead editor for BusyBeeBlogger.com since 2007.  Her blog focuses on the Southern California lifestyle.  Cari has been a successful freelance Social Media consultant and now brings her expertise to SEO Inc. She is also a former shrink.

    Cari once had so many people visit a client’s website during a twitter party that it crashed. She also has been instrumental in organizing blogger events in Southern California and New York City.

    Cari is a former counselor and Ironman. She can also build a house from the ground up. On top of all this, Cari finds time to go for some long runs.

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  • John is a SEO rockstar here at SEO Inc., and wears many hats within the company. Before working here, he worked at the UCI Medical Center as a software developer intern and Cal State San Marcos as a student web developer. John has created several internal PHP and ASP.NET web applications both at the UCI medical center and Cal State San Marcos. John graduated from Cal State University San Marcos with a degree in Business Administration with an option in Management Information Systems and a minor in Computer Science, and he is a very welcome addition to SEO Inc. as a full-time SEO analyst. John's writing has been featured in major sites and industry blogs such as the Huffington Post, and Advanced Web Ranking.

    When John isn't working, you can find him out hiking, biking, surfing, and gaming.

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  • Tyson went to school at Coleman University and received and associates in Computer Information Systems. Tyson worked for Basson Sound Equipment from 2008-2010 before they unfortunately, went out of business. They provided Bass and Guitar Cabinets for bands such as Motley crue and Nevermore.

    An interesting claim to fame is that Tyson is actually….Batman! Some of Tysons’ hobbies are fishing, Downhill Mountain biking, gaming, and playing bass.

     

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  • Dalton Grant has been in the Internet Marketing industry for over 5 years now, and is an asset to SEO Inc.

    Dalton started at SEO Inc wearing many hats within the company, contributing and directing multifarious roles. He has since transitioned into being the Senior SEO Analyst / Linking Director / Brand Specialist & Google Link Penalty Guru for SEO Inc. Dalton is constantly growing and coming up with new, innovative ideas for the company. Currently, Dalton creates, directs & coordinates the Optimization Strategy for SEO Inc & it's VIP clients. Dalton is also the Director of the Linking Team at SEO Inc. As Director of the SEO Inc Linking Team, SEO Inc has recovered 23 Client websites from a Google manual action/penalty. Through his hands-on experience with link detox and removal, Dalton continually comes up with new Linking Strategies to extract the most optimization from links as possible. Daltons work is featured across multiple authoritative websites such as, the SEO Inc website, the Case Study used to achieve the SEO Agency of The Year Finalist position, and many more VIP clients. Through his hands-on experience with link detox and removal, Dalton continually comes up with new Linking Strategies to extract the most optimization from links as possible.

    Outside of the office, Dalton is very interested in car racing, entrepreneurship, and travelling across the World. Dalton has been to; Haiti, Russia, France, England, Jamaica, Cayman Islands, and Mexico! He also enjoys remixing music, kart racing & automotive racing, and creating new operations/ideas/products for SEO Inc.  

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  • Eric cultivated an appreciation for words and writing from his local library, where he worked for over ten years. From an early age, Eric learned to work as part of a team, a skill he would carry into his job as a part-time bookkeeper and drumming instructor at a local independent music school for several years. Recently, Eric graduated from Cal State University San Marcos with a degree in Literature and Writing, and he is a very welcome addition to SEO Inc. as a full-time copywriter.

    During his junior year of college, Eric wrote 10-sentence album reviews for “My Semester of Metal,” a blog focused on discovering the latest metal music.

    Eric is also proud to have donated over 20 inches of his hair to charity.

    When he's not writing for clients at SEO Inc., Eric enjoys drumming, reading, writing fiction, enjoying his wife's cooking. 

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  • Ryan was born and raised in Los Angeles. He obtained his Bachelor’s Degree in History at the University of California – San Diego. After college Ryan helped make sketch comedy videos for Cracked and College Humor which have been seen by millions of people. Ryan has worked in digital marketing for over 5 years now. He has helped small businesses in healthcare to large companies like Lane Bryant, Bank of America, Sports Authority, and Kohl’s grow their online presence. Though he has a strong SEO background, Ryan has also worked in PPC and Social Media.

    In his spare time Ryan enjoys trying craft beer, watching baseball, going to the movies, anything political, and being with his family.

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  • Todd graduated from Cal State San Marcos with a Bachelors in Marketing. Todd is a Project Manager and training to become an SEO Analyst. He enjoys things and such. He plays a plethora of instruments and has a very high KD in most video games (0.40). His golf score screams professional, at a 115-stroke game (at least). He can also cook up a mean burger. His work ethic and drive is above the rest making him a very valuable member of the team. Seriously…this kid is amaze-balls.

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  • Emma is a graduate of the University of San Francisco with a background in digital marketing and brand management. Emma left a successful San Diego startup to join SEO Inc. as a junior project coordinator.

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