1st Position in default of payment
1èe Position, a company created by David Degrelle and specializing in internet referencing, is going to be subject to receivership.
This is what announces its founder, who preferred to communicate in full transparency on the situation of his company.
David Degrelle explains on a blog note : “I will file a case this week to open collective proceedings with the Chambéry commercial court which will have to rule on our bankruptcy as from July 23, 2013 at the latest. “
How to explain this situation ? The CEO ensures that he fully assumes his responsibilities: “ […] No one other than me is responsible for this situation, which I assume. The bottom of our difficulties comes from the fact that I did not succeed in making this activity profitable and viable, in the way in which I had chosen to carry it out. “
Another protagonist is nonetheless pointed out: “I blame Google on the other hand, which had our destiny in its hands and decided, instead of helping us, to precipitate our troubles by cutting overnight, all our clients’ campaigns, including those we had settled. “
David Degrelle specifies that although the agency no longer takes SEA contracts, the teams continue to work on SEO campaigns.
Founded in 1999, the 1st position agency offers to develop strategies for its clients to create targeted traffic and optimize performance on search engines and social networks.
In 2012, 1st position employed around thirty people. In 2011, the agency had recorded a turnover slightly above 3 million euros.