Ross Kernez

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Born Ukraine
Nationality American
Occupation Digital Marketing Strategist, SEO Consultant, Mentor, Author

Ross Kernez is a Digital marketer, SEO consultant, community builder and author. He is best known as a founder of SEO Meetup. He was one of the developers that built search engine Grace AI that was powered by IBM. An accomplished digital strategist with a decade of experience in information technology, digital media, and healthcare, Ross is a strategic thinker and proven deal closer. Another way he puts his technological talents and expertise to good use is by mentoring startups at Starta Ventures, a venture capital firm based in NYC. Ross has been featured in IBM Systems, Databox, Forbes, CBNation, and many other publications.[1][2][3]


Ross Kernez is currently the Director of Search Marketing for HPOne, one of the fastest-growing sales and marketing healthcare companies in the health insurance marketplace. Before joining HPOne, Ross worked at, which is a direct to consumer business that fabricates and installs natural stone countertops. is one of the biggest stone fabricators in the United States. As a hobby Ross founded the NYC-based SEO Meetup, a 2300+ strong group of marketing professionals who meet monthly to network and discuss the latest trends and happenings in the industry.[4][5][6][7]

Personal Life

Ross Kernez is fluent in English, Ukrainian, Russian, Polish, Slovakian.In his spare time, he likes to mentor startups in the digital marketing arena.[8][9]


Ross studied Computer Science in Bergen Community College and New Jersey Institute of Technology.

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