Newport Beach, CA, February 15, 2014 --(PR.com
)-- Lead Research Group (LRG) today announced the resignation of Ryan Rasmussen as CEO, effective March 1, 2014. Matthew Marsh will carry forward as CEO, effective immediately upon Mr. Rasmussen's resignation.
Matthew is the catalyst behind Lead Research Group's highly strategic, innovative and efficient marketing solutions for a variety of Industries such as Debt Settlement, Loan Modification, Tax Relief, Mortgage and currently provides valuable insight of performance-based marketing initiatives for some of the largest and most successful businesses nationwide. Under Matthew's leadership, LRG grew from a “start-up” company with little capital to ranking #3 for all marketing and advertising agencies in the U.S. by the INC500 in 2010. In addition to driving the company, Matthew will also continue to serve as consultant to fellow business owners in leveraging their capital, skills, and operations to optimize corporate success and growth, "I look forward to working closely with our sales and administration team, and all of our employees to achieve our strategic goals," said Mr. Marsh. "Since co-founding the company in 2008, I have been involved in all facets of the business and am more confident than ever in Lead Research Group's potential."
Ryan Rasmussen states, “The team is excited to have Matt expand his responsibilities at LRG. Matt has played a major role in the company's success and is ideally suited to assume these added responsibilities because of his integral marketing knowledge and his strong relationships throughout the industry. LRG is an outstanding company with dedicated and elite marketing consultants, It has been a great honor to work with our vendors, clients and brilliant team. I am proud of what we have accomplished together, and after six years I realize that all journeys must ultimately come to an end and want to wish Matt and the entire team success into its next phase of innovation and growth. I remain very optimistic about LRG’s future.”
Rasmussen also confirmed his commitment to pursue a new Internet venture known as Riip Digital, Inc (riip.com) an online advertising agency because of his vast knowledge and expertise in online media. Riip Digital will focus solely on the online space, offering innovative advertising solutions world-wide.
"We thank Ryan for his contributions to LRG as CEO, especially the passion, dedication and energy he brought to the Company every single day," said Mr. Marsh. "Ryan led the Company through challenging transitions in our industry, and was instrumental in driving our very significant growth. We appreciate Ryan's leadership and have mutually agreed that this is the right time for a leadership transition." For more information, please visit: http://www.leadresearchgroup.com.