CEO and Founder of Portent, a full-service digital agency he started in 1995. Ian’s professional specialties and favorite topics are digital marketing, search marketing, history, and all things nerdy. He about marketing at conferences worldwide.
His random educational background includes a B.A. in History from UC San Diego and a degree in Law from UCLA. Along the way, he’s been a very amateur competitive cyclist, a bike messenger, a roof consultant, a technical writer and an Adobe FrameMaker consultant. You may find him teaching his kids to play Dungeons and Dragons on the weekends, or dragging his tongue on the ground as he pedals his way up Seattle’s ridiculously steep hills.