Redding, CT and Santa Barbara, CA: November 11, 2009 – The world’s leading search engine marketing conference series, Search Marketing Expo – SMX, has added Toronto, Ontario to its list of destinations for 2010.

SMX Toronto will be held April 8-9, 2010 at the Delta Chelsea Toronto.

SMX Toronto will be co-produced by Search Marketing Expo owner Third Door Media and specialist business event producer Rising Media.

“We’re eager to bring Search Marketing Expo to Toronto next spring,” said Third Door Media president Chris Elwell. “SMX’s educational focus will appeal to Toronto’s large and sophisticated internet marketing community. Working with the professionals and our valued partners at Rising Media ensures that conference participants will have an exceptional experience,” he added.

“We’re pleased to expand our relationship with the SMX team. Events we’ve produced together in London, Munich and Stockholm have been enthusiastically received and continue to prosper,” said Rising Media CEO, Matthew Finlay.

About Search Marketing Expo and Third Door Media

The Search Marketing Expo – SMX conference series is produced by Third Door Media, Inc. Third Door Media’s mission is to empower internet and search marketing professionals by providing trusted content and community services they need to be successful. Search Marketing Expo conferences are held around the world and include: SMX West (Santa Clara, CA), SMX East (New York City) SMX Advanced (Seattle, WA and London, England), SMX Munich, SMX Stockholm, SMX Sydney and SMX Toronto.

Third Door Media publishes Search Engine Land, the leading search marketing news and analysis site. The company also produces Search Marketing Now, a lead-generation marketing solution for suppliers of SEM-related products and services, and operates, a social news site that allows search and internet marketers to share news stories, participate in subject-specific discussion forums, and build their professional networks.

About Rising Media

Rising Media is a specialized media company focused on the production of business technology-related conferences and exhibitions. Rising Media currently produces events in the US, Canada, Brazil, UK, Germany, Sweden and Spain.

Claire Schoen
(203) 664-1350
claire [at]

Rising Media:
Matthew Finlay
(718) 577 1202
mfinlay [at]