Brian Swanson

Chief SEO strategist

Brian Swanson is a partner at Flashpoint Marketing, a marketing consulting firm that focuses on providing traditional and digital lead generation services exclusively to the accounting profession. In 2008 he joined Flashpoint to lead the development of the firm's digital services practice. Prior to joining Flashpoint, Swanson worked for a Big Four firm assisting with audit practice marketing and development. He has also worked as the director of marketing & business development for a regional accounting firm in the Southeast United States. In 2009 he earned his Master in Business Administration in Finance from Benedictine University. He also holds a Bachelor of Arts in Secondary Education from Northeastern Illinois University. He was the first accounting marketing professional to earn certification from the Search Engine Marketing Professionals Organization in internet marketing and advanced search engine optimization. He is currently a member of the Association of Accounting Marketing and SEMPO.