Joe Devine – Founder / Chief Executive Officer

joe-photo2Joe is Cloud 8 Sixteen, Inc.’s strategic visionary, responsible for the overall direction and growth of our company. Prior to founding The Search Engine Guys, Joe managed several business units within the legal services industry and served as V.P. of Sales for one of the largest privately held legal directories on the web.

Over the course of Joe’s marketing career, he has consulted with hundreds of law firms, small businesses and major corporations with respect to website architecture, search engine optimization and marketing strategy. Joe regularly conducts SEO audits, consults with business start-ups, and was recently deposed as an expert consultant in a web-based intellectual property infringement case for Waller, Lansden, Dortch & Davis, LLP.

Recently, Joe has had articles featured in The New York Times, BusinessWeek.com, Venture Beat, and Mashable, and has been highlighted in the Austin Business Journal, Visibility Magazine, and Search Marketing Standard.

Personal

I spend most of my off hours with my wonderful wife and our three children. When I am not chasing the kids around the house, I love to play basketball, workout and read.