May 3, 2011 ChannelAdvisor’s Kevin Hill Wins Direct Marketing News’ 30 Under 30 Award for 2011
Paid Search Expert is Awarded for Delivering Significant Results to Top-Tier Customers
Research Triangle Park, NC – May 3, 2011 – ChannelAdvisor, a global e-commerce platform provider that enables retailers to sell more across online channels, announced today that Kevin Hill has been named to Direct Marketing News’ 30 Under 30 list for 2011. As a senior paid search campaign manager for ChannelAdvisor, Hill manages more than $40 million in revenue and $8 million in ad spend for ChannelAdvisor clients. Hill works on some of ChannelAdvisor’s largest paid search accounts, such as The Sharper Image, Soccer.com and Pureformulas.com. Hill manages every aspect of the paid search campaigns for several customers, helping each company to obtain remarkable paid search success.
“Kevin’s success over the last two years speaks volumes of his talent and value as a part of the ChannelAdvisor team,” said Greg Ives, ChannelAdvisor director of global services. “One of Kevin’s crowning achievements was helping one of our largest search customers realize 100 percent year-over-year growth during their busiest year in company history, creating the opportunity to add the company’s other business units to ChannelAdvisor’s portfolio. Kevin is a great example of the incredibly talented individuals we have on our team.”
ChannelAdvisor powers more than 3,000 retailers globally, including some of the largest, most successful retail brands such as Dell, Victoria’s Secret, Under Armour, Staples, Crocs, Bed, Bath & Beyond, Jos. A. Bank, Urban Outfitters and more.
The Direct Marketing News’ 30 Under 30 Award recognizes young professionals who have demonstrated their ability to lead teams, their talent in initiating growth and new products and services, their ability to obtain measurable results for their brands and/or clients and their knack for delivering fresh insight into the marketing challenges in the direct, database and interactive marketing industry.
As a leader in his department, Hill also spearheaded the adoption of the new Inventory Driven Search functionality by developing business rules and training team members on setup and execution. Overall, Hill’s readiness to learn and exceptional performance has earned him the respect and admiration of his contemporaries. He inspires those around him to go the extra mile and accomplish more by setting a stellar example as an intelligent and progressive professional within the industry.
“I am so honored to be recognized alongside this amazing group of professional peers and proud to have the opportunity to represent ChannelAdvisor as an award winner,” said Hill. “Thank you to everyone at ChannelAdvisor, especially the paid search department, who has supported and encouraged me along the way.”