Michael Bonfils is the Managing Director of SEM International and the Pres. of Global Operations for the Digital Innovation Group (DIG), the UK's largest independent digital group agency. SEMi is known for their global online advertising and search engine consulting service divisions in multilingual SEO, PPC, Social, Display and Localizations . Mr. Bonfils represents many global Fortune 100 advertisers and their respective agencies on Google, Bing, Baidu, Yandex, Naver among other online portals and social media network firms (e.g. Facebook, Inc., Instagram, LinkedIn, Twitter, etc). His company operates in North America, Asia, and Europe with over 30 offices worldwide with headquarters in both the United States and in the United Kingdom.
Mr. Bonfils speaks and writes on Internet marketing technology and trends, and has contributed his time to many major national publications and events. In addition to being the founder of a successful contextual advertising agency, which he sold in 2004, he has spent the last 20 years helping pioneer best global practices in the search engine marketing industry and is currently a board member of a number of nonprofit organizations in technology and advertising such as a board member for SEMPO, the largest search engine trade organization.