Beginning in 2003, Affiliate Summit Inc. has built a proven track record of managing highly successful marketing projects and delivering a number of insightful events, educational seminars, and tradeshows. With combined experience of over 30 years in affiliate marketing, founders of the firm Shawn Collins and Missy Ward believe in the power of interpersonal networking and information exchange in today’s fast-paced digital world. Their landmark events create an invaluable learning and sharing environment for thought leaders, start-ups, merchants, and vendors to discuss new opportunities for successful business development and online progress. With an established presence in providing state-of-the art solutions to customers wanting to showcase their brand online in the best light, ICMediaDirect is delighted to bring the best advice and tips on successful reputation management to affiliates and merchants at the event. Experts at ICMediaDirect highlight the importance of search engine optimization (SEO) techniques and emphasize the need for every brand to regularly put out content and use technological advancement to create a compelling online presence.