BETTER BUSINESS BUREAU® NEWS RELEASE
Director of Public and Board Relations,
BBB Serving Chicago & Northern Illinois
Be Found Online President Dan Golden
Elected to BBB Board of Directors and Named Digital Agency of Record for BBB
CHICAGO – June 12, 2017 – Dan Golden, president and chief search artist of Be Found Online, was elected to the Board of Directors of the Better Business Bureau serving Chicago and Northern Illinois at the organization’s March board meeting. Better Business Bureau board members are responsible for overseeing the direction of the organization and its strategies, as well as conferring with the executives responsible for day-to-day operations of the BBB.
“We are very pleased to have someone with the skills and abilities of Dan join our board,” said Steve J. Bernas, president and CEO of the Better Business Bureau serving Chicago and Northern Illinois. “Our organization continues to be strong and successful because of the quality of the board members and their businesses. Be Found Online is an outstanding example of a company with excellent leadership skills serving the board, and has been a BBB Accredited Business since 2009.”
Along with the new board member status, Be Found Online is also being named the official digital agency of record for the Better Business Bureau serving Chicago and Northern Illinois. They will guide the BBB in its strategic digital marketing vision and provide recommendations relative to the BBB’s goals which encompass proactive insight on industry trends, content marketing, digital media planning, tracking and optimizing campaign success and more.
Golden is a veteran digital marketing executive and business innovator who has built the BFO business model on employee empowerment and community outreach.
A member of the Small Giants Community and a 2016 Great Games of Business All Star, Be Found Online applies open book management principles, creating an environment which engages their employees and fosters relationships that contribute to company success. These strategies have earned the company recognition as Ad Age’s #1 Best place to Work 2016, five consecutive years as one of Inc.’s 5,000’s Fastest Growing Companies and a three-time finalist for the US Search Awards.
Golden’s thought leadership has been featured in Forbes, Huffington Post, Search Engine Journal and Mashable.