Ross Hudgens founded Siege Media in August of 2012. Siege, now more than six years old, made the Inc. 5000 in 2017 and 2018, in addition to being named one of San Diego’s Fastest Growing Companies. In 2018, Siege was also named one of Inc’s Best Workplaces, and also has an office in Austin, Texas.

Before Siege, Ross worked in the insurance and mortgage space building websites from launch to #1 rankings for extremely competitive queries. His work has been featured on Moz, Search Engine Land, Forbes, AOL, and Hacker News.

Ross also invests in startups and speaks at conferences around the world. His investments include Sparktoro, Your Best Digs, and TinySeed. He received a B.S. in Business Administration with an emphasis in Marketing from Chapman University in Orange, CA.

In his spare time, Ross enjoys blogging, spending time with his wife Melissa and their dog Goldie, drinking wine, and traveling the world.

And these are a few of his favorite things.