About Bay Area Search Engine Academy, Inc.
The Bay Area Search Engine Academy is licensed by the Search Engine Academy. Our focus is to teach the same curricula as the Search Engine Academy, and impart a standardized methodology to doing proper, "white-hat" search engine optimization techniques.
We are based in the San Francisco Bay Area, and only teach workshops in the Bay Area, Sacramento and surrounding counties.
Thomas W. Petty
Thomas Petty has been involved with technology since 1989. He had a 21-year career at a Fortune 100 company, most of which was spent in the Information Technology arena. His background spans computer and server support, networks, data centers, Web technology and software systems design and deployment.
He has taught many different types of coursework including Windows, programming, networks and other classes.
Thomas is only one of approximately 2500 HFI-Certified Usability Analysts® in the world, having been trained in Web usability by Human Factors International.
He has owned his own internet consulting business in Livermore, California since 2005, and works with many different industries to optimize and market their businesses on the Web.