Third Door Media SVP Michelle Robbins joins Milestone as Head of Digital
March 12, 2019 - Santa Clara, CA: Milestone, Inc. today welcomed former Third Door Media SVP Michelle Robbins as its new Head of Digital. Robbins brings more than two decades of experience in digital marketing, technology, content strategy and digital marketing leadership. She most recently was Senior VP of Content & Marketing Technology at Third Door Media where she led content strategy and data analysis for leading digital marketing publications including MarTech Today, Search Engine Land and Marketing Land; as well as leading editorial programming for the Search Marketing Expo (SMX) events.
"I've known Milestone for many years and have worked with them in a number of capacities at Search Engine Land, SMX and Martech," said Robbins. "Milestone has a truly powerful vision for digital marketing for location-based businesses, a strong executive team and an organizational culture driven by passion and a commitment to excellence. The pull to work with such a team and help drive the organization forward was a compelling force that drove me to make this decision."
"I have focused the largest part of my career to helping digital marketers make better decisions and succeed, this is the next chapter for me in that personal vision."
Robbins will be heading up Milestone's Centers of Excellence teams, driving cross-team collaboration on everything from strategy to website development and search. Robbins will be a critical part of the senior leadership, driving Milestone's execution strategies as it expands its portfolio of customers in Hospitality, Financial Services, Automotive, Retail and Healthcare.
"I have known Michelle for over ten years and have been hoping that we could work together some day," said Milestone President & Founder Benu Aggarwal. "Her deep experience in digital marketing will be a great boost to Milestone as we grow our portfolio of clients. Her understanding of what digital marketers need to do to succeed is unparalleled and will help Milestone expand our portfolio of services and create more compelling value for our clients."
"Michelle brings a wealth of experience to the Milestone team and helps us continue to expand our vision of providing state of the art digital marketing software as well as enablement services," said Anil Aggarwal, Milestone CEO. "Michelle is already making significant contributions to our strategy and is helping us improve and expand the quality and breadth of our service offerings."
Michelle is based in Southern California.
About Milestone Inc.
For over 20 years, Milestone has been a leading provider of digital marketing software and services for location-based businesses. Over 2,000 companies in Hospitality, Retail, Financial Services and Automotive industries rely on Milestone to power their digital marketing strategies. Milestone has garnered over 500 awards, has been short listed 3 consecutive years for the US Search awards and won Search Engine Land's prestigious "Best overall SEO-SEM campaign" in 2018. Milestone has gained a reputation for blending outstanding digital marketing expertise with advanced technological capabilities and is one of Silicon Valley Business Journal's fastest growing companies and an Inc. 5,000 company.
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