Oliver has been involved in the chimney industry since the mid-80s. He was initially co-founder and CEO of a chimney company in the Boston area which developed into an enterprise encompassing three offices and a substantial number of employees. Prior to his work in the chimney industry, Oliver attained both an AB and MA from Boston College and was a Cand. PhD at Brown University.
Along the way, Oliver established and edited Chimney Professional Magazine which had a vast circulation in the USA and Canada. After the printed publication went online, gears were shifted and Oliver became involved in website development; initially for manufacturers and chimney professionals and then many businesses outside the chimney industry.
Oliver has authored a series of ten articles offering guidance to those who wish to promote their company online. The articles were published in a leading chimney publication. Currently, his focus is on Search Engine Optimization (SEO) and Search Engine Marketing (SEM) and he can often be found at various SEO/SEM conferences. Oliver has also delivered a number of presentations on SEO/SEM both inside and outside the chimney industry.
When Oliver is not involved with the chimney world, he is most likely spending time in India where he has built a home. You can read about his travels and adventures in India at American In India.