OUR MOTTO IS SIMPLE….
We improve your organic rankings in search engines or its free.
At Digital Surfer, we believe in helping your business not just operate, but PROSPER in every way. If you copy everyone else in your industry, you’ll become another ‘me-too’ marketer, and that won’t last or let you excel.
We specialise in capturing high quality traffic that’s actively searching for your products or services and delivering them to your business, then helping you turn them into loyal paying customers.
Our methods WORK and are backed by real results.
In short, we are the deluxe of total ‘done-for-you’ digital marketing services from a new website, or a renovation of an older website, to Local SEO for all businesses, especially those reliant upon being known as number 1 in their own geographical area, to businesses big or small requiring organic SEO. And of course, Social Media marketing, who doesn’t use FACEBOOK?
Sit back and let us show you the Digital Surfer Difference.
DIGITAL SURFER TEAM
Pete Curran – Owner, Head of Sales and Marketing
Pete started his Digital Marketing career in 2010 after 15 years in the legal profession. The journey began by purchasing Ecommerce websites based in America which provided a steep learning curve into the world of Search Engine Optimisation. With enough income to replace his day job it was only natural to learn to build websites for Australian businesses. Eight years later what started as an interest is now a Digital Marketing agency with six staff providing a range of Digital Marketing services.
Dealing with people from all walks of life every single day while in the legal profession has ensured Pete has the ability to communicate and relate with everyone hence he is the front man of Digital Surfer.
Renee Curran – Business Development Manager. SEO Expert
It is amazing how transferable some skills and qualifications can be. After a 22 year career as a manager, marketer, and trainer with one of the four majors, a change in life circumstances led Renee down a new path. Hungry for knowledge in certain key areas of digital marketing, Renee devoted herself to learning everything about Web design and Search Engine Optimisation. Since mastering these Renee has utilised her prior learned skills and returned to a role as a leader and manager of all the staff at Digital Surfer. Hence it makes sense she does all the hiring and looks after everyone in the Digital Surfer team like they are family. Renee also oversights all projects with an eye to detail like no other.
Vicky Trainor – SEO Expert
Vicky has been in the digital marketing space since 2014. She is a self-confessed SEO Geek and enjoys keeping up to date with the latest trends & tactics. [expand title=”Read More”]Above all really enjoys seeing client’s sites transform over the course of a campaign.SEO enables Vicky to indulge her technical aptitude as well as engage her creative side.
After gaining invaluable experience in information systems and languages, through her university studies and Marketing & Promotions roles. Vicky has travelled the world and through her passion of travel & music has undertaken roles as marketing co-ordinator for live music venues, private members club and management roles in retail travel agencies.
This experience has allowed Vicky to master the art of customer service, systems development, support and troubleshooting, along with training and development of staff.
After becoming a Mum & wanting to be around her family, she discovered the online world and found her existing skills aligned perfectly with the growing digital world. She has been hooked ever since.
Vicky has completed a wide range of digital marketing study and gained a wide range of skills, including the management of her own portfolio of websites.
- Multiple Certifications through eBusiness Institute – Also trained personally by the CEO’s
- Google Analytics Certification (currently studying)
- WordPress Website Design and Development – specifically for conversion & user interface optimisation
- SEO Optimisation & SEO Site Auditing
- Local SEO Optimisation
- Content Marketing
- Google Analytics and Reporting
- Webmaster Management & Website Security
- eCommerce Store Setup & Management
Firlie Greening – Website Design and Development
Firlie has been working in the Digital Marketing and Web design space for approximately 2 years, after leaving her previous life behind to explore new adventures. [expand title=”Read More”]
She lives in Adelaide with her fiancée Peter, and their German Shepherd Lena. They love to travel, explore, grow vegies, make good food, drink good wine and coffee, and take the dog on epic walks discovering different beaches and parks.
Having worked as an Emergency Advanced Life Support Paramedic in Melbourne for 6 years, and three years as a Sales Rep for Cardiac devices, Firlie has a diverse set of skills and experiences behind her. She left the corporate world, not quite knowing where she wanted to go, but knew that it needed to be something in an industry that was creative, yet challenging, diverse and flexible. That was how she began on the path of studying website design and digital marketing.
She loves the process of getting to know a business or industry and help them to expand their presence online, to grow that business even further. She loves the creative side of building a website, working collaboratively with the client, and bringing into life their ideas and creating something out of thin air. This process is always so satisfying and seeing the client react is the best of the project.
She works part time with Digital Surfer and loves the balance it allows her to have with her life and other projects she is working on.
Despina Gavoyannis – Digital and Content Marketer
When a book you write becomes an international bestseller in less than three days, thanks to the power of digital marketing, you pay attention. [expand title=”Read More”]
It has been almost three years since this event occurred in Despina’s life and she’s been intrigued by the power of online marketing ever since.
With additional experience in content writing and content marketing under her belt, Despina has recently decided to explore more of what the digital marketing world has to offer. Her involvement with the Digital Marketing Skill Share event in Bali and the industry connections she has made through the community have led her on this journey to learn more about the wonderful opportunities online marketing offers to businesses all over the world.
In her life pre-digital marketing, Despina excelled as an educator, academic life coach and maths tutor. She worked with students and parents from all walks of life. With a track record of helping students improve their maths grades and totally surpass what they thought was possible, Despina brings this attribute to the Digital Surfer team.
Her passion and excellence for helping people achieve (and surpass) their goals is what keeps driving her forward along with a keen enthusiasm to explore everything the digital marketing world has to offer.
Celina Roberts – Website Design and Development
Celina has 7+ years of experience. Self-motivated with effective problem-solving abilities. Developed various applications using PHP, SQL, HTML and WEB 2.0 technologies and worked on various CMS
Kerry Hartley – Local SEO Expert
Kerry has joined our team after 18 years in the finance industry, primarily in leadership, coaching and capability development roles. She is best known for her customer service, [expand title=”Read More”]solution focused approach and ability to achieve results. For over 5 years she worked with Small Business Clients, Kerry’s greatest satisfaction came from helping clients and staff understand the challenges they face and work towards a solution to achieve their goals.
She has an eye for detail and an interest in helping business clients remain current and reach their potential. Coming from a family who owns multiple businesses, Kerry knows first hand the importance of business owners having a team of experts they can trust to support them.
She lives in Brisbane with her husband Darran and 2 young children.
Shaun – Social Media Marketing
Shaun has been working in social media marketing for over 5 years. He has delivered over 3000 ad campaigns on Facebook and Instagram for clients.[expand title=”Read More”]
From his extensive and proven social media marketing, he has the ability to target Facebook and Instagram advertising that not only delivers you new customers to the business, but these methods also grow your business.
Shaun offers a Social Media Health Check to all clients to ensure that the marketing plan has the correct social media channel/s and that goals and outcomes are achieved.