Sherry Bonelli is a nationally recognized SEO expert and digital marketing professional. She entered the digital marketing world in 1998 when she launched her first ecommerce business selling pregnancy and baby products. Her ecommerce site was selected as one of the top 10 websites by a leading pregnancy magazine, and she appeared on the TODAY Show, CNN, ABC News, MSNBC and other media outlets.
Her digital marketing agency, early bird digital marketing, is in Cedar Rapids, IA, but she serves clients all over the U.S. Sherry is passionate about helping her clients grow their businesses through integrated digital marketing strategies.
She is a recognized national presenter, speaking at industry events, webinars and podcasts, such as Traffic & Conversion Summit, SMX, SCORE, MozPod, SEMrush, The Edge of the Web, The Local Business Leaders Podcast and others. Sherry also holds a Master of Internet Marketing.
As a guest columnist for some of the leading SEO and digital marketing websites, like Search Engine Land, Moz, SEMrush, GeoMarketing/Yext, BrightLocal, SCORE and others, she’s earned recognition by having some of the most shared local SEO blog posts on the internet -- one of her blog posts was recently recognized as Search Engine Land’s second most popular local SEO post in 2017. Sherry also received Search Engine Lands 2018 SEO Contributor of the Year Award.
In her “spare” time, she volunteers as a SCORE Mentor. As a SCORE mentor at the SCORE East Central Iowa Chapter, she enjoys helping businesses identify their digital marketing strategies.