With all the Candidate nominations now in, SMA-UK have sent out ballot papers to all existing members to select the associations first committee. These are exciting times as this represents the first opportunity members of a Search Marketing trade association have a real say in who’s running the show.

As you know, all the Candidates standing for election were nominated by the membership and now it’s up to the membership again to select who they want to drive SMA-UK forwards for the next 12 months.

As part of SMA-UK’s commitment to transparency all candidates profiles are available for public review on-line – another first.

Whether you’re a member or not, now you can see who’s hoping to be a part of taking SMA-UK into it’s first year.

Voting closes on May 2nd after which the votes will be counted and the new committee announced. There then follows a second election where the members will then be able to choose, who, from the newly appointed committee members will be the president and vice-president in a ‘first past the post’ system.

The full election timetable can be found here.