Elite SEM

Elite SEM

Performance Driven Digital Marketing

142 W 36th St, Fl 11, New York City, New York 10018, United States

Elite SEM Overview

Number of Employees
250 - 499
Minimal Budget
$1,000 - $10,000
Average Hourly Rate
Year Founded
Elite SEM is an award-winning digital marketing agency founded on search and focused on holistic performance-driven digital marketing. Elite's expertise spans Paid Search, SEO, Shopping & Feed, Paid Social, Display Advertising, Amazon & Marketplaces, Affiliate Marketing, Conversion Rate Optimization (CRO), CRM, Email Marketing, and Creative Services – collectively supported by Integrated Media Strategy and Analytics/Marketing Science teams.

From discovery through acquisition, and now with a stronger emphasis on retention and reactivation, Elite's services span all stages of an integrated marketing strategy and through the entire customer journey allowing leading industry brands to effectively and strategically evaluate digital marketing spend and increase cross-channel performance.

Clients include: Bombas, Timex, the San Antonio Spurs, USA Today, The Sak Brand Group, GrandLife Hotels, U.S. Polo Assn., Francesca's, Einstein Bagels, Tommy Bahama, Melissa & Doug, Hugo Boss, Freshly, Theory, Aaptiv, and Terminix.

Elite SEM has won several prestigious industry awards and accolades for both their culture and performance. Boasting unprecedented 94+% employee and client retention rates, Elite's commitment to people and performance has cemented their position as one of the top digital marketing agencies in North America.

Digital Marketing Services include:
  • Paid Search
  • SEO
  • Shopping & Feed
  • Amazon & Marketplaces
  • Paid Social
  • Display Advertising
  • Affiliate Marketing
  • CRM & Email Marketing
  • Conversion Rate Optimization (CRO)
  • Creative Services
  • Web Design
  • Integrated Media Strategy
  • Analytics & Marketing Science
142 W 36th St, Fl 11, New York City, New York 10018, United States
Other Locations
121 S 13th St, Fl 3, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107, United States
85 West St, Third Floor #2, Walpole, Massachusetts 02081, United States
353 Sacramento St, Fl 8, San Francisco, California 94111, United States
1855 Griffin Rd, Suite C462, Dania Beach, Florida 33004, United States
101 Lucas Valley Rd, Suite 202, San Rafael, California 94903, United States
550 Pharr Rd, Suite 300, Atlanta, Georgia 30305, United States
6300 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 1507, Los Angeles, California 90048, United States
11 West Peak St, Chattanooga, Tennessee 37405, United States

Areas of Expertise

  • Digital Marketing Expertise
Digital Marketing Expertise
Digital Marketing Expertise
  • Integrated Marketing
  • Amazon

Client Types

  • Small Businesses

Elite SEM Team Bios

  • CEO
    Zach Morrison
    Zach Morrison brings over 10 years of experience in digital marketing with core expertise spanning search engine marketing, search engine optimization, display and social advertising, shopping, and conversion rate optimization.
  • Founder & Chairman of the Board
    Ben Kirshner
    Founder & Chairman of the Board
    Ben Kirshner is the founder and Chairman of the Board at Elite SEM. A serial entrepreneur, Ben is also a seasoned Paid Search expert, NYU Adjunct Instructor, and thought leader with more than 20 years of experience building and working with multinational corporations and Fortune 1000 brands.

Elite SEM Clients

  • Bombas
  • Tommy Bahama
  • Francesca's
  • Jet.com
  • Theory
  • USA Today
  • The SAK
  • Freshly
  • US Polo Assn.
  • Aaptix Boss

Elite SEM Awards

  • The Drum US Search Awards 2017
  • 2018 Glassdoor Best Places to Work
  • Glassdoor: Top CEOs 2018 (Ben Kirshner #12)
  • Crain’s 2017 Best Places to Work NYC
  • Ad Age Top 25 US Search Agencies [2013-2018]
  • Ad Age Small Agency of the Year
  • Fortune: 100 Best Medium Workplaces 2017
  • Fortune: Best Workplace for Millennials
  • Bing Independent Agency of the Year 2016
  • Inc. Magazine’s Best Workplaces 2017
  • BounceX BEHAVE Best CRO Test & Performance
  • Timesunion 10 Best Los Angeles SEO Agency
  • Ad Age Best Place to Work 2019