Lets discuss this topic. There is nothing such as SEO Professionals in the true sense, since there are no standardizing bodies to control SEO standards. Despite that, many people label themselves as SEO Pros?
What do you think makes a person a SEO Pro?
Do you think there should be standards by which people are recognized as SEO Professionals? Take for instance, Oracle professionals are given accreditation by Oracle. Should similar body be established to give endorsements to people as recognized SEO Pros?