Michael Verghios
Managing Director, Search Marketing
Mindshare North America

Mindshare North America

Michael Verghios is Managing Director, Search Marketing at Mindshare North America. He is a seasoned IT industry professional with experience in Software Development, New Business and Marketing, focusing the last eight years exclusively on the digital marketing space. His responsibilities in this role include strategy and execution for enterprise level clients, leading a practice of over 70 search marketers across five U.S. Mindshare offices, and integrating Search Marketing with the balance of a client's online and offline media.

Prior to Mindshare, Michael was Group Search Director at MediaCom between Feb 2008 and June 2010. Previous roles within the GroupM/WPP group of companies were in the Asia Pacific (APAC) region.

Throughout his Search Marketing career Michael has managed large scale, global, multilingual search marketing programs for advertisers across all verticals. Many of these programs have received industry accolades, such as a 2011 Clickz Connected Marketing Award for "Best Use of Search." Michael is also an active member of advisory boards such as the 4 A's.

Michael attended the University of Sydney, Australia, and currently resides in Manhattan