Our marketing experts have a wealth of knowledge in digital marketing, social media, communications and PR.
Dina Behrman | @DinaBehrman
Dina is a freelance journalist and copywriter with more than ten years' experience writing for national newspapers and magazines. She runs Dina Behrman Communications, providing copywriting, PR and social media services for small businesses. She also offers one-to-one 'get my business in the press' packages, and media consultancy sessions. Find hints and tips for promoting your business on her blog.
Georgina El Morshady
Georgina is a freelance copywriter who loves helping ambitious business owners use words to build relationships with their customers, establish their authority and make more sales. If you’d like to discover some proven tips and techniques that are guaranteed to get your words noticed, visit Georgina's website.
Gill Hutchinson | @aardvarkmktg
Aardvark Marketing Consultants helps SME’s get better results from their marketing activities - more customers, sales and profit. Together Chris and Gill have 40 years marketing management experience. They take a genuine interest in finding out about other people’s businesses and how to make them work better. Companies who have benefited from Aardvark’s advice range from start-up to international companies. Find out more on the Aardvark Marketing website.
Herb Kim | @herbkim
Originally from Brooklyn, NY, Herb is best known as Founder of the long-running Thinking Digital Conference. In addition to Thinking Digital, Herb is the founder of the TEDx events series in Liverpool, Manchester, Leeds, Sheffield and Newcastle. In addition, Herb is a Board Director for Tech City UK and was recently named as Executive Chairman for the Tech North initiative.
Hiroki Takeeuchi | @hirokitakeuchi
Hiroki co-founded GoCardless, making Direct Debit simpler for thousands of SMEs across the UK. Over the last 2 years, GoCardless has grown from a 3 person start up into a 25 person company backed by some of the world’s leading investors. Before founding GoCardless, Hiroki worked as a management consultant at McKinsey & Co, and studied Mathematics at Oxford University.
Joanna Booth | @JaegerBooth
Joanna is a Manchester born and bred girl with a hunger for entrepreneurship and a thirst to make things change for the better! She has two businesses under her belt; My Student Style, a platform for students to gain valuable first-time work experiences, the other a social media training business; Social Media Makes Sense. She regularly writes blogs to help other business owners with practical ideas to implement or talks about general lessons she has learnt along the way! Follow her at @JaegerBooth
Joanna Wake | @RAWDigi
A multi award-winning entrepreneur, Joanna Wake has a decade of experience in marketing, comms, and digital. MD of digital skills agency RAW Digital Training - her team has upskilled over 2,500 businesses from both B2B/B2C sectors UK-wide. Joanna recently completed a Masters in Marketing, carrying out academic research on digital use by industrial businesses. Her extensive knowledge and experience has seen her become a recognised figure in the industry and a 2016 national Women in IT Awards finalist.
Jonny Ross | @jrconsultancy
Jonny Ross, Founder of Jonny Ross Consultancy, is a Search Engine Optimization (SEO) and Web Design Guru with over 13 years' experience and a proven track record in e-commerce for the retail industry. He specializes in enhancing social and digital services for both the B2B and B2C sectors, and is passionate about SEO, Social Media, Effective Web Design, and eCommerce.
Krishna De | @KrishnaDe
Krishna De is an award winning communications strategist, commentator and mentor. Her expertise in leveraging content marketing and social media is featured in several highly acclaimed books. She guides business leaders on how to integrate digital and social media communications into their business strategy to boost their visibility, reputation and profits. You can connect with Krishna and read her blog on the Biz Growth News website.
Lilach Bullock | @lilachbullock
Highly regarded on the world speaker circuit, Lilach Bullock is a hugely connected and highly influential serial entrepreneur. Listed in Forbes as one of the top 20 women social media power influencers and likewise as one of the top social media power influencers, she is one of the most dynamic personalities in the social media market and was crowned the Social Influencer of Europe by Oracle. Lilach was recently listed as the number one Digital Marketing Influencer in the UK by Career Experts and received a Global Women Champions Award for her contribution and leadership in business.
After launching her first business, her success was recognised by being a finalist at the Best MumPreneur of the Year Awards. Following a resultant offer and wishing to spend more time with her daughter, she sold her first business to focus on social media, a blog and online marketing. What’s more, her books have achieved No 1 on Amazon for Sales and Marketing and Small Business and Entrepreneurship.
Paul Wakefield | @impaulwakefield
Paul Wakefield is the Founder of The Wakefield Group. The Wakefield Group has been building small global businesses online since October 2008. We specialise in: web solutions, lead generation, sales-funnels and automated marketing campaigns. We build professional websites, personalised marketing strategies and automated marketing campaigns so that your website and your marketing gets you the results you deserve consistently and efficiently.
Robert Tyson | @MrRobTyson
After 10 years in online publishing and marketing, including a 5 year run which saw a three-employee bedroom start-up expand to 120 employees and achieve an £11m stock market listing, Robert Tyson set up TheTysonReport.com, which is dedicated to providing the UK’s most beginner-friendly online training and support in the latest internet marketing strategies for business owners. He also co-hosts the popular Small Business Marketing Report podcast on iTunes
Sarah Arrow | @SarahArrow
Sarah Arrow is a digital marketer and professional blogger. Sarah’s created one of the most effective business blogging challenges available to the public, free of charge. She's the author of half a dozen small business marketing guides that start from the zero knowledge point, and is the creator of the only British blog on the Forbes top 100 websites for women. When she’s not creating websites for small business owners, she’ll be sharing how to market them over at sarkemedia.com. Why not take her 30 day blog challenge?
Sue Keogh | @sookio
Sue Keogh is a specialist in writing for the web. She’s worked with a wealth of small businesses and household names, including the BBC, ITV, AOL, Yahoo!, Toshiba and Magic FM, and founded Sookio in 2008 to offer editorial services such as copywriting, web content and social media. She also gives training in writing for social media through a series of business workshops called Sweet Retweets.
Tim Holton | @uniqsystems
Tim is a Marketing Communications expert specialising in lead generation and events. He is Marketing Manager at Uniq Systems, a Sage Strategic Business Partner based near Reading. He has previously worked at Computer Associates, Retix and AST Europe. Tim is also a Borough Councillor chairing the Scrutiny function and Vice Chair of Planning. He uses his Marcoms experience to be a leading member in the campaigning team.