Sheffield's The SEO Works appoints Friend as new Head of SEO

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by Simon Austin
Paul Friend

London and Sheffield-based digital marketing agency The SEO Works has appointed Paul Friend as its new Head of SEO after a series of recent client wins.

Friend has more than 15 years’ experience in both client and agency side roles, having previously worked at StickyEyes, The Brand New Idea and Diva Creative.

He said: “I’m thrilled to be part of the senior management team, as well as driving our strategic approach to SEO. It's a great opportunity to be able to head up one of the largest and most talented teams of SEO professionals in the UK".

Managing Director Ben Foster added: “As we continue to evolve as an agency, we’re constantly looking for ways to get even better at what we do. Paul's experience of working on national and international accounts, combined with over a decade of SEO, will play a pivotal role in driving the business forward over the coming years."

The SEO Works provide SEO, Paid Search, Paid Social, and web services to leading brands and prospering SME’s. Since the start of 2020, they have taken on six new members of staff and won 16 new clients.