CEO & Founder at Igniting Business
Over the years, Ben has been recognized on a local and national level, including entrepreneurship awards from both the NFIB and NASE and being featured in publications such as CNBC Universal, Yahoo News, Intuit Small Business, CIO.com, Mizzou Magazine, and Fox Business.
Ben holds Google Ads certifications from Google, and his company is an official Google Partner, Shopify Partner, MailChimp Expert, Joomla Service Provider, and YOOtheme Expert.
Ben is a sought-after speaker on various SEO and digital marketing topics. A few examples of past speaking engagements include:
University of Missouri Trulaske College of Business – Guest Lecturer for Multiple Courses
Collegiate Entrepreneurs Organization (CEO) – National Conference
Entrepreneurship Bootcamp for Veterans (EBV)
SMPS (Society for Marketing Professional Services) Kansas City
SMPS (Society for Marketing Professional Services) Wichita
SMPS (Society for Marketing Professional Services) Missouri Valley Regional Conference
Missouri Chamber of Commerce
American Business Women’s Association
Columbia Chamber of Commerce
Lee’s Summit Chamber of Commerce
Kansas City Women’s Advisory Network
Collegiate Entrepreneurs Organization (CEO) – Mizzou Chapter
Missouri Women’s Business Center
Missouri Small Business Development Center
Mid-Continent Public Library
Entrepreneurial Scholars and Interns Program (ESIP)
1 Million Cups
Ben is available for a limited number of speaking events on various web design, SEO, and digital marketing topics. If you're interested in having Ben speak at an upcoming event or webinar, reach out to us today for availability.
If you're small business owner or fascinated with the latest web design, SEO, and marketing trends, Ben would love to hear from you. Feel free to connect with him on social media today!