Meet the Andersen Hindle Team

Karl Hindle – CEO

Karl is British and moved to the US from London UK in 2010 after meeting his American wife, Patsy on a plane from Florida to New York. Karl worked at Big Oak in Richmond where he rapidly expanded the SEO client base and delivered superior results and service. In 2012, he left to become CEO of Andersen Internet Marketing, and now heads Andersen Hindle.

Karl manages a portfolio of clients and is responsible for the firm’s growth and strategic development. He is a graduate of Aston Business School, UK and has 11 years’ experience in online marketing. Karl directly manages the SEO Team.

Ashley Darnell – VP Operations

Ashley was formerly head of operations for Richmond Generators, and is a partner in Mid-Atlantic CPA’s. Ashley is responsible for managing the firm’s financial resources and the business partnerships Andersen Hindle enters into with both clients and other third parties.

Eric Gehler – Head of PPC Team

Eric and Karl met at Big Oak, and “Big E” has a wealth of experience with SEO, PPC and Ecommerce development. He is the former CIO of Richmond-based, Best Bully Sticks Inc, a published author and recognized industry expert on online marketing.

Eric has been involved in both SEO and PPC from the beginning of the industry and is a graduate of the University of Virginia and manages the PPC Team.

Liz Downing – Head of Social Media Team

Liz Downing was formerly with the West Cary Group and is a seasoned marketing professional with a passion for, and deep knowledge of social media best practices and implementation. She has successfully built social media strategies for small and large businesses and has a measurable success rate for each campaign she has developed.

Liz is also a seasoned web copywriter, with a strong understanding of what content drives the most traffic, gets the most shares and likes and provides the best ROI in terms of SEO and page impressions. In a word, she is a digital girl thriving in a digital world

Anna Deane – Ecommerce Developer

Anna is our ecommerce development guru who works on developing ecommerce sites using custom and third party platforms such as Volusion and Big Commerce. You can see a sample of her work at Blue Ridge Dog Chews, one of the strategic partnerships entered into by Andersen Hindle.

Ahsan Mehmood – Web Portfolio Developer

Ahsan develops the Andersen Hindle portfolio of websites which are used to support our clients. He is adept at building websites using WordPress, Drupal, Joomla and other content management systems (CMS) and is responsible for acting as our in-house webmaster.

Emily Stine – Content Creation

Emily is based in New York and is a leading member of our team of creatives responsible for content creation for websites, blogs and article submission. When she is not busy writing and blogging, you can find her rocking out with her band, Emily and the Marauders in New York City and beyond.