10 Reasons Hero Conf is the Can't Miss Conference of the Year!

By Nate Hollander | @HeroConf | Senior Event Producer at Hanapin Marketing

PPC Heroes know that spring means Hero Conf 2015 is just around the corner. It also means time is running out for your to join an extraordinary lineup of speakers, sponsors and industry pros for two-and-a-half days of exciting content, incredible networking and non-stop fun. It’s all happening April 27-29 in downtown Portland, OR.

Still need a little extra help in getting budget approval or are you looking for the right details to justify your own trip? Here are 10 reasons Hero Conf will be money well spent:


1. Exclusive PPC Content

You won’t find any clutter or filler content at Hero Conf. You can attend knowing you’ll leave with actionable strategies to improve your accounts the second you return to the office (or maybe even on the flight home). Trust you’ll have access to more PPC content at Hero Conf, than any other industry event.



2. Unrivaled Access to Industry Experts

With a speaker to attendee ratio of 7:1, you are guaranteed face time with some of the brightest minds and biggest names in PPC. If you’ve got questions, you’ll have more time than ever to get them answered.


3. Non-stop Networking

If you are looking for the opportunity to rub elbows with the biggest brands or trustworthy industry partners, Hero Conf is the place to be. With 11 planned networking events, you’ll have every chance to make connections that matter. Enjoy unique after-hours events, exciting networking receptions and fresh, local food to bring it all together.


4. A “Best of Both Worlds” Perspective

Whether you’re looking for big picture strategy or “in the trenches” experience, Hero Conf has you covered. With more than 40 sessions for any PPC level, you get to choose what’s most important and tailor your event experience to meet those expectations.


5. One-on-one Specific Training

Our workshop day allows you to dig even deeper into the specifics of your account. Discuss strategy, structure and conversion in our PPC Management Workshops, during dedicated time with a PPC Hero or one of our talented speakers. Or, join our new Agency Growth workshops for tips on how to effectively and efficiently grow your team.


6. An Affordable Conference Location

We chose Portland, OR for a number of reasons, not the least of which is a thriving technology culture and excellent entertainment. More important is that it’s affordable to attendees from all over the world, allowing you to focus on your learning instead of your travel budget ($139 per night hotel rooms anyone?).


7. More Learning Options Than Ever

With four full tracks of PPC content and 4 world-class keynotes from folks like Google and Twitter, you’ll have more content than ever to fill your experience. Don’t forget to explore our one-of-a-kind LIVE sessions that will feature real-time exploration of important PPC topics, including Excel hacks and landing page review.


8. The Opportunity to Meet the Many Faces of PPC Hero

As loyal readers of PPC Hero, which features some of the biggest voices in PPC, it only makes sense that those same voices will be in-person in Portland. Don’t miss the opportunity to put faces to the incredible content you’ve come to expect.


9. Endless Entertainment

We know content is what drives a conference, but why not make the most of your time with our amazing entertainment options. From killer receptions to the return of the Bar Takeover powered by Bing, and comedy to world-famous VooDoo Doughnuts, we promise you don’t want to miss the fun extras that Hero Conf is known for.


10. An ROI That’s Through the Roof

We can’t say for sure what piece of content or new strategy will be the most valuable or will have the greatest impact on your accounts, but we can guarantee that we’ll provide as many opportunities as possible to amplify your PPC prowess. Just give us the chance.


We could go on and on about what makes Hero Conf special, but we’d rather you just join us and find out for yourself.


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