Lauren Hartman


How’d you get to where you are today, working at 435 Digital?

I ended up working at 435 Digital almost by accident, really. I applied to a different position in the Tribune company. I wasn’t a good match for them, but HR passed my resume along to 435 Digital. I got called in for an interview, and the rest is history.

What is your favorite YouTube video?

My favorite YouTube video is

Who is your favorite person to follow on Twitter and why?

@BeaversDonuts. They have the most amazing donuts I’ve ever eaten, and I like knowing where I can go to get my fix. They also post info about Chicago’s other food trucks in case I ever want to get something different for lunch.

What is your favorite thing about Chicago?

Two things: Italian Beefs and the Walnut Room at Christmas time.

Twitter/LinkedIn Info

Twitter: @laughingfry

What do you love about your role as an SEO Specialist at 435 Digital?

I love being an SEO Specialist at 435 Digital because it gives me the opportunity to work on a wide variety of projects. Search Engine Optimization is a field that’s always changing, so I am always learning something new about SEO and about marketing businesses’ websites. It makes every day an interesting challenge.