16 Nov Get to Know Force: Ari Meier
Each week, we’ll be highlighting a key Force Marketing team member here on the blog. Get to know our team a little better, starting today with SEO Strategist Ari Meier!
Q. What’s your role at Force, and what does it entail?
SEO Strategist, my main role is helping dealer sites rank higher on Google and other search engines, I also create new pages.
Q. What’s your favorite thing about what you do here?
I love how the creative, analysis and technical come together in a perfect blend.
Q. Tell us a little bit about yourself outside of work.
I’m a husband, father, artist, author and musician. In addition to keeping my family life and passions well-fed, I’ve created a personalized data science boot camp, loosely based on the Georgia Tech boot camp I didn’t want to pay for. This will take up the negative 4 hours each day that I have for everything.
Q. What’s your dream travel destination, or favorite place you’ve ever traveled?
I’d like to perform a mashup of live avant-garde art, poetry and experimental music at the base of the great pyramids.
Q. Did you have any sort of automotive background before Force?
Not professionally. I did have a passion for designing cars when I was a kid.
Q. What’s your dream vehicle?
It’s not built. It would be made out of a material not used, but is durable. This vehicle is powered by concentrated thought. Otherwise, for the near future, it’ll be a BMW i Vision Dynamics.
Q. What song would you pick to be your theme song?
At the moment, “You” by Stef Chura
Q. Who would play you in the movie of your life?
Q. What advice would you give to a new employee at Force?
Listen intently when in a meeting, training, ask questions. Repeat as needed.
Q. What’s your favorite quote?
“What’s your music?”
Q. Any weird talents or facts about you?
I know where lightning is about to strike most of the time. I’ve composed 22 songs in a day, adding to my 500+.
Q. Anything else you’d like people to know?
I love my team and the culture at Force. I think my team are some of the brightest minds I’ve encountered and they do quality work. I look forward to being a big contributor to Force’s success.
Stay tuned for next week, when we’ll be getting to know another Force Marketing team member! Want to be a part of our incredible team? Take a look at the open positions on our Careers page!