About Localmize: Leading Local SEO and Website Design

Localmize has been proudly providing customers with outstanding search engine optimization, web design and local seo services since 2010. We work closely with our clients to understand their industry and the unique way that their business fits into the local market place. We focus on providing the web marketing services that will be most effective for your unique business.

Localmize is capable of working with absolutely any type or size of business. We currently have clients that specialize in everything from landscaping to jet charter services to drain cleaning. Whatever your business, our experienced staff can greatly improve your web presence.

The Localmize Team

Troy Peterson

Co-Founder & President

Troy is a media and information industry veteran since 1992. Prior to launching Localmize, he was the Director of Local Search for InfoGroup.  InfoGroup is one of the leading business data providers for Local Search applications to the Major Search Engines, Navigation and Mobile Devices.  Troy has also held executive-level product, marketing and business development positions at InfoGroup (previously infoUSA). Early in his career, Troy was an Intelligence Specialist in the U.S. Navy.  Troy holds a bachelor’s degree and MBA from Bellevue University and a Certificate in Leading Product Development from Harvard Business School.

Mike Vandermuss

Co-Founder

Mike Vandermuss is a 25 year veteran of the Yellow Page industry. Mike brings tremendous experience in working with small businesses to help grow their sales through effective print/directory advertising and direct mail strategies. Mike recognized years ago the major shift of local searches from print to online and the need for businesses to be found where consumers are now searching.

Bruce Nelson

Director of Website Design

Bruce has more than 15 years experience in website design, user interface design and website development. Along with skills in design and coding, Bruce recognizes that it doesn’t matter how nice a website looks if no one sees it and therefore builds websites with not just the end user, but also search engines, in mind.

Kali Brayfield

Senior Web Designer

Kali is a Omaha native with a Graphic Design degree from Dana College. She has 7 years professional experience in graphic and web design. She enjoys creating sites that not only the clients love but are also built for search engines. She loves playing and coaching volleyball and traveling.

Alyssa Thompson

Online Marketing Strategist

Alyssa Thompson is originally from South Bend, IN, with a passion for helping clients achieve success through tangible results. She has a diverse background in everything from non-profit social work to higher education. She enjoys using her creativity and interacting with people to find innovative ways to help optimize clients’ online presence through creative content writing and industry research. She obtained her Bachelor’s Degrees in Theater and Spanish from Millikin University in Decatur, IL in 2010.

Kylie Scheetz

Online Marketing Strategist

Kylie is an Omaha native and a graduate from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln where she earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration with a marketing major. She is passionate about digital marketing to help serve client’s needs. Kylie is an avid Husker fan (particularly volleyball) and enjoys going to sporting events, being outdoors, and traveling.

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