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JEBCommerce To Attend CJU16!

JEBCommerce Employee Profile - Cody Hanson

Cody Hanson

Marketing Manager

Cody Hanson

Marketing Manager

Cody graduated from Eastern Washington University in 2014 with a degree in Marketing. He started working for JEBCommerce in August of 2015. He may be new to Affiliate Marketing, but comes from a background working in a full service advertising agency, specializing in social media and SEM. In his free time, Cody enjoys being outdoors - camping, golfing, and traveling. Cody currently assists in managing an assortment of different affiliate programs.

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  • Phone:1 (800) 208-6215 ext.230
The time has come for the CJ University 2016 Conference. What makes this year’s conference even more exciting will be the fact that JEBCommerce’s CEO, Jamie Birch will be speaking about current issues happening within the affiliate industry today as well as solutions he feels will help address these issues.…
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Tiered Commissions – The Good, the Bad, and the Wasting Money

JEBCommerce Employee Profile - Geoff Marshall

Geoff Marshall

Senior Affiliate Manager

Geoff Marshall (aka Fire Marshall Bill)

Senior Affiliate Manager

Geoff Marshall started at JEBCommerce in October 2011 as an Assistant Affiliate Manager and has since moved into the Affiliate Manager, then Senior Affiliate Manager position. He utilizes skills learned from his service in the United States Navy (submarines), as an Engine Leader fighting wildfires, as a small business owner, and entrepreneur to provide a high level of client management. He currently manages a team responsible for the Eastern Mountain Sports, Sport Chalet, Bob's Stores, zulily, Trafalgar, Bliss, and Refrigiwear affiliate programs. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his family, playing outdoors, and cheering on the Seattle Seahawks.

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  • Phone:1 (800) 208-6215 ext.224
  • Skype:geoff.marshall.jeb
Many affiliate programs utilize a tiered commission structure, continue reading to learn why this may be giving money away and how to spend more effectively...
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Promoting Your Affiliate Program On Social Media

JEBCommerce Employee Profile - Cody Hanson

Cody Hanson

Marketing Manager

Cody Hanson

Marketing Manager

Cody graduated from Eastern Washington University in 2014 with a degree in Marketing. He started working for JEBCommerce in August of 2015. He may be new to Affiliate Marketing, but comes from a background working in a full service advertising agency, specializing in social media and SEM. In his free time, Cody enjoys being outdoors - camping, golfing, and traveling. Cody currently assists in managing an assortment of different affiliate programs.

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  • Phone:1 (800) 208-6215 ext.230
The impact social media has had on society is undeniable. For most it is the first thing we check when we wake up and the last thing we check before we go to bed. Ah yes, social media may consume our lives but no matter where you stand on the…
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The Journey Continues: Influencer Test (Part 2)

JEBCommerce Employee Profile - Aida Ortiz

Aida Ortiz

Publisher Development Specialist

Aida Ortiz

Publisher Development Specialist

Aida has worn many hats in her professional life. After graduating from the Fashion Design & Marketing at FIDM/Los Angeles with a B.A. in fashion designing & merchandising, she launched her career. From there she took many turns which included court reporting, designing/marketing collections for clients like Metropolitan Art Museum, Disney and QVC at the 1928 Jewelry Co., corporate investing, and training foster parents and social workers for Idaho Department of Health and Welfare. She was the Director of the Gateway to America program for Apogee Physicians where she traveled to India several times to train International Medical Graduates who were seeking medical residency in the United States.

The role she loves most is mother to two amazing sons, Joshua and Conner. Her passions are designing, vintage clothing, opera, disco music, Mexican food and running with her Jack Russell Terrier, Rex.

A high-paced team environment is a driving force for Aida. So joining the JEB team in the summer of 2015 as their Publisher Development Specialist is truly a great fit.

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  • Phone:1 (800) 208-6215 ext.225
  • Skype:JEB.Aida
Last month, I wrote about how I wanted to investigate if Influencer Marketing was nothing more than smoke and mirrors (Part 1 Marketing Influencer: Friend or Foe?). I compared it to Dorothy in The Wizard of Oz and how, thanks to Toto, she…
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Omni-channel Marketing – How Do Affiliates Fit?

JEBCommerce Employee Profile - Geoff Marshall

Geoff Marshall

Senior Affiliate Manager

Geoff Marshall (aka Fire Marshall Bill)

Senior Affiliate Manager

Geoff Marshall started at JEBCommerce in October 2011 as an Assistant Affiliate Manager and has since moved into the Affiliate Manager, then Senior Affiliate Manager position. He utilizes skills learned from his service in the United States Navy (submarines), as an Engine Leader fighting wildfires, as a small business owner, and entrepreneur to provide a high level of client management. He currently manages a team responsible for the Eastern Mountain Sports, Sport Chalet, Bob's Stores, zulily, Trafalgar, Bliss, and Refrigiwear affiliate programs. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his family, playing outdoors, and cheering on the Seattle Seahawks.

  • Email:
  • Phone:1 (800) 208-6215 ext.224
  • Skype:geoff.marshall.jeb
The internet and various technologies have created an all-encompassing omni-channel, where consumers can find what they are looking to purchase in a brick & mortar location, via internet connected devices like the phone, laptop, tablet, desktop, and even smart watches! How does this affect your marketing efforts and where do affiliates fit?
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Creating SMART Goals For Your Affiliate Program

JEBCommerce Employee Profile - Cody Hanson

Cody Hanson

Marketing Manager

Cody Hanson

Marketing Manager

Cody graduated from Eastern Washington University in 2014 with a degree in Marketing. He started working for JEBCommerce in August of 2015. He may be new to Affiliate Marketing, but comes from a background working in a full service advertising agency, specializing in social media and SEM. In his free time, Cody enjoys being outdoors - camping, golfing, and traveling. Cody currently assists in managing an assortment of different affiliate programs.

  • Email:
  • Phone:1 (800) 208-6215 ext.230
Picture yourself, Monday morning rolls around and you head off to work. Like most, you grab your cup of coffee and start planning out the week ahead of you. Before you know it, Friday arrives, and you feel as though you barely accomplished anything during the week. Let’s face it,…
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The JEB Parental Leave Policy – It’s about family.

JEBCommerce Employee Profile - Jamie Birch

Jamie Birch

Founder/CEO

Jamie Birch

Founder/CEO

Jamie is the owner and principal of JEBCommerce. His extensive Internet marketing experience includes all facets of online marketing: email, paid search campaigns, customer retention programs, and much more. This wide range of disciplines has enabled Jamie to excel as a business leader and JEBCommerce to realize a great level of success for its clients.

Jamie cut his “affiliate marketing teeth” managing affiliate programs for many well known companies before spending several years at Coldwater Creek, a Top 5 nationwide women’s clothing retailer. While at Coldwater Creek, Jamie established and managed affiliate campaigns, email campaigns, and SEO campaigns – an opportunity that allowed him to develop many of the proven processes JEBCommerce successfully employs today.

In recognition of his professional leadership, the affiliate marketing industry has consistently nominated him for Annual Pinnacle Awards over the years. In addition to individual accolades, JEBCommerce is gaining momentum within the Internet marketing industry and is experiencing positive, exciting growth. This is a direct result of Jamie’s positive leadership, integrity, and earned respect – from his clients and industry peers.

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  • Phone:1 (800) 208-6215 ext.226
  • Skype:jamiee.birch
Today we released our new Parental and Medical Leave policy to our staff.  I'm really proud of this one.  As business owners, we get to have an extensive impact on the lives of our team members, both at work and at home.  I don't take that responsibility lightly, in fact,…
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The Affiliate Menu: Variety is the Spice of Life

JEBCommerce Employee Profile - Aida Ortiz

Aida Ortiz

Publisher Development Specialist

Aida Ortiz

Publisher Development Specialist

Aida has worn many hats in her professional life. After graduating from the Fashion Design & Marketing at FIDM/Los Angeles with a B.A. in fashion designing & merchandising, she launched her career. From there she took many turns which included court reporting, designing/marketing collections for clients like Metropolitan Art Museum, Disney and QVC at the 1928 Jewelry Co., corporate investing, and training foster parents and social workers for Idaho Department of Health and Welfare. She was the Director of the Gateway to America program for Apogee Physicians where she traveled to India several times to train International Medical Graduates who were seeking medical residency in the United States.

The role she loves most is mother to two amazing sons, Joshua and Conner. Her passions are designing, vintage clothing, opera, disco music, Mexican food and running with her Jack Russell Terrier, Rex.

A high-paced team environment is a driving force for Aida. So joining the JEB team in the summer of 2015 as their Publisher Development Specialist is truly a great fit.

  • Email:
  • Phone:1 (800) 208-6215 ext.225
  • Skype:JEB.Aida
So they say, “Variety is the spice of life.” Really? First of all, who is ‘they,’ and did ‘they’ ever realize that these days you can walk into any superstore…
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How Einstein’s Riddle explains channel diversification

JEBCommerce Employee Profile - Brian Secrist

Brian Secrist

Director of Accounts

Brian Secrist (aka Bearded Dragon)

Director of Accounts

Brian is currently the Director of Accounts at JEBCommerce. He has over 12 years of online marketing experience and has launched and managed over 50 affiliate programs – from retail, lead generation, and business-to-business programs. He has also worked with some of the largest and well known advertisers in the country and around the world. Brian has also been published in FeedFront, the leading affiliate industry trade magazine. He has also spent time instructing and consulting peers in the affiliate industry. Brian also has extensive graphic design experience, specifically regarding affiliate industry creative including banners and mobile advertising.

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  • Phone:1 (800) 208-6215 ext.214
I am always on the lookout for great thought experiments. I love them, and I can often use them for metaphors for affiliate program management. It’s a great teaching tool, a lot of fun to talk about, and a great way to merge two really fun topics. One of my…
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Why You NEED Affiliates Bidding on TM+

JEBCommerce Employee Profile - Geoff Marshall

Geoff Marshall

Senior Affiliate Manager

Geoff Marshall (aka Fire Marshall Bill)

Senior Affiliate Manager

Geoff Marshall started at JEBCommerce in October 2011 as an Assistant Affiliate Manager and has since moved into the Affiliate Manager, then Senior Affiliate Manager position. He utilizes skills learned from his service in the United States Navy (submarines), as an Engine Leader fighting wildfires, as a small business owner, and entrepreneur to provide a high level of client management. He currently manages a team responsible for the Eastern Mountain Sports, Sport Chalet, Bob's Stores, zulily, Trafalgar, Bliss, and Refrigiwear affiliate programs. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his family, playing outdoors, and cheering on the Seattle Seahawks.

  • Email:
  • Phone:1 (800) 208-6215 ext.224
  • Skype:geoff.marshall.jeb
If you aren’t allowing Affiliates to bid on TM+ keywords, you could be missing out on incremental revenue in your Affiliate program.
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