Jay Swansson is a seasoned entrepreneur and digital marketing expert with nearly of decade of experience leading organizations. In 2004 Jay helped start a SEO software platform where he fostered the explosive growth of the company to become the market leader with over 100,000 monthly subscribing partners and clients. The company was later acquired in 2006 by the private equity firm Lake Capital Partners.
In 2009 Jay partnered with Joe Griffin to start iAcquire, a digital marketing agency based in Phoenix and New York City. iAcquire champions content marketing for 100+ clients worldwide.
In 2014, after realizing the importance of credible authorship for search and social relevance, Jay helped lead the vision and creation of the first ever authorship-based content platform, ClearVoice. ClearVoice empowers content creators and brands to connect with the audience through real-time, engaging content. Through integrated amplification the ClearVoice platform drives paid, earned, and owned initiatives that achieve business results.
Jay earned his Bachelor’s degree while playing baseball for Butler University and later received his Juris Doctor degree from William Mitchell College of Law.
He was named The Arizona Republic’s “35 Under 35” in 2013 and is a contributor to some of the industry’s top publications.