Bill Connard

Bill Connard

Vice President of Local Search Solutions


Bill Connard services as vice president of local search solutions at Rio SEO, the award-winning software division of Covario. Previously, Bill was the founder and CEO of Top Local Search, a software provider acquired by Covario/Rio SEO in 2012 that specialized in local SEO and multi-location local listing management.

As a successful business executive with expertise in database management, search engine optimization, website programming and local SEO since 2003, Bill has years of experience building and developing multi-location websites, distribution channels, and partnerships.

Based in San Diego, Rio SEO provides a suite of SaaS-based automation and analytic tools for local SEO, mobile search, social media marketing, and enterprise search solutions. Rio SEO was cited as “the only leader” in the 2012 Forrester Research Wave of SEO Platforms.

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