Eric McGehearty

Eric McGehearty is the CEO of Globe Runner SEO, a top-performing, Dallas-based SEO (Search Engine Optimization) and digital marketing firm. In spite of the current economy, Eric has led Globe Runner to remarkable success. The company, founded in 2008, is one of the fastest-growing online marketing companies in Texas, and now employs a team of sixteen professionals. Major clients include Atrium Windows and Doors, TXI Concrete, New York Life Insurance, Money Matters with Ken Moraif, and international firm Dominion Blueline Incorporated.

Globe Runner has advised small businesses, large corporations and even political candidates regarding social media and online marketing. Eric received his Masters degree from the University of North Texas, where he honed both his creative vision and his dedication to hard work. His team and the culture at Globe Runner reflect these attributes. “Results matter” is another guiding principle at Globe Runner as Eric feels strongly about going above and beyond in order to achieve quantifiable results for clients. Profiled in the both the Denton Record Chronicle and Dallas Morning News, Eric is known as a Renaissance Man. Not only is he also the founder of the family travel website, but he has been a consultant to national non-profits, and an advocate for people with learning disabilities.

Eric is also an award-winning sculptor whose work has been exhibited in galleries and museums across the United States. He believes that being an artist helps him to envision creative solutions—one of the reasons behind his success in business. Though Eric has achieved success in many fields, the role he cherishes most is that of husband to his wife Heather and father to their three boys Keegan, Trevor, and Elliot.

Recent Publications:

Forbes: From Dyslexic Artist To CEO: How To Turn Barriers Into Benefits

The Business Journal: Are young entrepreneurs too dumb to fail?



Company web site:

Email: Eric (at) GlobeRunner (dot) com


Twitter: @GlobeRunnerSEO