I’m an experienced, energetic and highly recommended speaker for groups small and large on web design, local search, online reputation, search engine optimization (SEO), social media and mobile.  Please contact me (aaron@getfivestars.com) to inquire about speaking at your event, seminar or conference.

Aaron Weiche speaking


Listed below are some of my past speaking and presentation events, seminars and conferences.

Local University
I’m part of the “faculty” for this national seminar series on search marketing, local search and social media marketing for small business since 2009 and sponsored by Google.

Past events: Minneapolis, MN – Spokane, WA – Denver, CO – Birmingham, AL – Buffalo, NY – Grand Rapids, MI –  Austin, TX – Syracuse, NY – Seattle, WA – Westchester, NY – Baltimore, MD – Philadelphia, PA – Dallas, TX – New Orleans, LA – Campbell, CA – Tampa, FL – New York, NY – Edmonton, CANADA


Closing Keynote Speaker at Social Media Rockstar Event 2016 in Willmar, MN
The Social Media Rockstar Event is a day-long, digital and social media marketing event in rural Minnesota that’s put on by the Redwood Area and Willmar Area Social Media Breakfast groups.  I was the event’s closing keynote speaker covering online reputation and reviews.

MozCon Local 2016 in Seattle
Mozcon Local and Local University formed a 2-day conference covering local search.  I spoke on mobile design and as part of an expert panel on local SEO research and strategy planning.

Sprinklr Customer eXperience Summit 2015 at the TORO Corp. in Minneapolis, MN
Sprinklr is a social media platform for complete customer integration and evaluation.  Their Customer eXperience Summits focus on bringing together valuable social media, technology and business strategies and tactics.   I presented on social media and company culture along side companies like TORO, Polaris, Mayo Health Systems and Sprinklr.

Select Registry Hospitality Conference in Key West, FL
A two day conference focused on marketing and digital marketing for the hospitality industry aimed at boutique hotels, bed and breakfast and other top rated properties.  I presented on The Future Of The Mobile Guest Experience.

Integrated Marketing Summit 2015 in Minneapolis, MN
This national conference on digital marketing features thought leaders in marketing, technology and the digital landscape. I presented on Reviews, The Human Backlink.

LocalUp MOZ & LocalU Event 2015 in Seattle, WA
LocalUP was a joint conference between MOZ and Local University.  This local search focused event brought together ocer a dozen of the industries brightest minds for an incredible one day conference. I presented on mobile web design and search.


SearchFest 2013 and 2014 in Portland, OR
SearchFest is a premier search marketing conference put on by SEM PDX in Portland, OR.  SearchFest is known for it’s jam packed one day event featuring top search and social marketing speakers.  I presented on mobile search.

NUMA Conference 2014 in Manheim, PA
The Near-user Marketing Conference focuses on local Internet and mobile marketing.  I presented on mobile web design and mobile search.

VF Corporation  Digital MAX Conference 2013 in San Francisco, CA
Presentation on mobile and commerce to VF Corporation executives and marketing leaders.  VF Corporation brands include The North Face, Timberland, REEF, Wrangler, Vans and more.

SMX Advanced 2012, 2013, 2014 in Seattle, WA
One of the industry’s most advanced conferences featured a full day advanced workshop on local search. I presented on mobile and local search.

SMX East 2012 and 2013 in New York, NY
National online marketing conference featured a full day advanced workshop on local search. I presented on mobile and local search.

  • MnSearch Summit 2014 in Minneapolis, MN
    Moderator for a session on link building strategies and SEO
  • MIMA Summit 2013 in Minneapolis, MN
    Moderator for a panel on technology and transportation with panelists from Uber, Nice Ride MN and Zipcar
  • MnSearch Search Snippets Event in Minneapolis, MN
    Presented at multiple events in 2013 for the Mn Search Engine Marketing Association on CRO, local search and mobile search
  • JMU612 in Minneapolis, MN
    Presenter and panelist on email marketing in 2012
  • SCORE MN Social Media Bootcamp in Minneapolis, MN
    Keynote Speaker for August 2011 event.
  • MIMA Summit 2010 in Minneapolis, MN
    Presented on small business SEO, MN’s largest interactive conference with over 1,000 attendees
  • Online Marketing & Social Media Conference in Philadelphia, PA
    Search engine optimization speaker in 2010
  • TCTHH Networking Event in Minneapolis, MN
    Presented on mobile web design in 2010
  • Real Estate Bar Camp in Minneapolis, MN
    Presented on web design, local search and on a social media panel in 2010
  • Various Chambers of Commerce, Rotary Clubs and other business groups

LocalUp 2015 event


For speaking and seminar inquires, please email:  aaron@getfivestars.com