Resilience fuels determination. Always be ready to seize opportunity.
Harry Sanders is the Founder of StudioHawk, the largest dedicated SEO agency in Australia.
He started StudioHawk in 2015 when he was 17 and homeless and since then has been in the Forbes 30 Under 30, named B&T’s Entrepreneur of The Year, and has starred on a UK TV. He has also won the Australian Business Award for Marketing Innovation, the Best Large SEO Agency at the Global Search Awards in 2021, and the Best Large SEO Agency in 2022 and 2023 - all at the ripe age of 25.
Harry is now an ambassador for the Lighthouse Foundation and donates all his speaking fees to combat youth homelessness.
Harry has had a remarkable journey in business.
Coming from a background of spending time on the streets and couch surfing when he was 17, he has built his way up through sheer passion and resilience to where he is today still only in his 20s!
Harry presentations focus on the themes of resilience, hardship, perseverance, or passion, He shares the full breadth of his journey and the learnings he has gained along the way, perfect for any conferences or workshops where you want to foster deeper connections
All proceeds are donated to the Lighthouse foundation for youth homelessness.
Harry's true love in life is SEO, and by extension, talking about it. Even though he has a world class team of SEO specialists around him, he still very much likes getting in the trenches on his own websites and clients websites (whenever he is allowed).
Constantly tinkering and tweaking, Harry has created his own onsite/search intent framework called DIRTy SEO.
Harry is also incredibly passionate about teaching and educating people on proper SEO, founding hawkacademy.co to offer affordable courses to anyone that wants to embrace the world of organic search.
Speaking on behalf of all attendees we all found Harry's story inspiring with plenty of takeaways. ... keep reading SEMAG