Bas van den Beld

Bas van den Beld is the owner and founder of State of Digital. State of Digital is one of Europe’s biggest online learning platforms where you can learn about digital marketing and SEO. He is a highly sought-after professional speaker, trainer and consultant and helps businesses develop a solid marketing strategy based on the needs and behaviour of their customers.

Bas has won several awards for consulting, speaking and training. In 2015 he was voted European Search Personality, honouring his achievements for the search marketing industry.

Bas has worked with, trained or consulted with some of the biggest brands you know. Brands include KLM, MTV / Comedy Central (Viacom), Lenovo, Linkdex, DMA and more. He is also a trainer at several business schools, like Beeckestijn Business School, as part of MBA programs.

As a professional speaker, Bas has spoken at many different conferences worldwide. He’s spoken at large industry events like SES and SMX, and in a range of countries, including the UK, US, Turkey, Iceland, Ukraine, Estonia, Iran, Spain, Germany, the Netherlands and more. He always brings his presentations with a lot of energy. His storytelling style is energetic, inspiring and useful. He makes sure the marketers go home inspired and with a notebook full of actionable takeaways.

Because Bas is a trained teacher, he understands different knowledge levels and can make high-level marketing strategies understandable for any level marketer.

After working with Bas, businesses and students get a clear understanding of the direction their marketing strategy should be going in. Bas makes sure they grasp the latest developments and how to implement or evolve a marketing strategy.