Director, Search Engine Marketing
Creating Your Space and Bridgeway Interactive
Layla started her career at a prominent Interior Design & Architecture firm in Atlanta, whose focus was on corporate, educational, medical and high-end residential design. Layla’s design and construction management experience includes projects for companies such as BMW, Coca-Cola, Cingular Wireless, Georgia Tech and Emory University. Designing interiors for the homes of Atlanta executives sparked her passion for residential design, which led her to managing a custom builder showroom in Myrtle Beach, SC.
After 6 years of flooring and interior finishes retail management, Layla took the plunge to become a business owner. As a managing partner, she developed the company branding, websites, SEO strategies and online advertising. She spent countless late nights on her laptop learning everything she could about digital marketing and how to reach consumers looking for their products and services on online. Her marketing and management experience for her furniture and flooring retail store paved the path to a career in digital marketing.
Layla joined the team at Creating Your Space in April of 2013 and applied her hands-on digital marketing experience to generate leads for flooring retailers nationwide. In addition, she successfully competed Duke University’s online Digital Marketing program in 2015. She has a passion for helping local business get found online and giving them an edge over the large big box retailers. She continues to develop new advertising opportunities and fine tune campaign strategies, performance metrics, analytics and reporting for their clients.
Layla resides near Charlotte, North Carolina with her husband, three children and their smart beagador dog, Lucky. They keep her on her toes just as much as our ever-changing technology landscape.Register