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CNN.com Topher Kohan
SEO Coordinator
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CNN.com

Topher Kohan came to CNN.com, a division of Turner broadcasting and a Time Warner company, in early 2008 after two years at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

As the in-house SEO coordinator for CNN's digital news properties (including CNN International, HLNtv.com, CNN Mexico and iReport), he has overseen a 17 percent increase in traffic from search year to year and oversaw one of the single largest search traffic days in the site's history with the 2008 presidential election. He also over saw all of the SEO for the Fall re-launch of CNN.com.

Topher graduated from the Art Institute of Atlanta with a degree in Web development and interactive media design with an emphasis on SEO/SEM.

Before working in the SEO world, Topher was a lighting designer / tour manager / production manger for various entertainment companies and touring groups.

Topher is also very proud to be a Eagle Scout