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14 Nov

Get strategic with your marketing

Watergate Bay Hotel, On The Beach, Trevarrian Hill, Newquay TR8 4AA

Date: Thursday 14 November

Time: 14:00 – 16:30

Location: Watergate Bay Hotel, On The Beach, Trevarrian Hill, Newquay TR8 4AA

Experts Grow has partnered with Ruth Huxley at Cornwall Food and Drink to make it easy to break down the barriers to your business growth.

The Entrepreneurs Workshop Series brings you three sessions to help you get closer to your business goals with focused workshops on some of the main challenges facing food and drink businesses.

If you’re a Cornish Food and Drink business or start-up with big plans, not much time and the urge to just get going, this series is for you.

Session 3: Get strategic with your marketing

Forget the random bits of advertising spend and sponsorship and explore how a thought out marketing strategy can save you money and start to deliver tangible results. Join Fifteen Cornwall Marketing Director and Comms strategist for the LEP Katie Sandow in this marketing workshop and separate what looks nice from what delivers results!

  • Identify what you want marketing to achieve and turn it into a strategy
  • Make a real plan for what’s realistic for you and your team to do
  • Share marketing ideas, troubleshoot issues and heal the traumas!
  • Separate what to do yourself from what to buy in for the best results

What’s in it for you?

  • Three focused sessions on sales, marketing & finance
  • The opportunity to win a £500 cash voucher if you attend all three
  • Two hours of optional one to one mentoring with Ruth Huxley, entrepreneur & owner of the Great Cornish Food Store
  • Access to all Experts Grow team & networks

Katie Sandow

Katie Sandow is the Marketing Director for Fifteen Cornwall and communications strategist for the Cornwall and Isles of Scilly Local Enterprise Partnership. She also founded The Marketing Forum, a network for marketers, creatives and communicators to enable learning and peer to peer support.

Katie comes from a family of entrepreneurs and knows what it takes to work for yourself. She has worked with a broad spectrum of businesses in the food and drink sector, from a large fishing business to F&B retail outlets and restaurants. Her focus on marketing is on ditching the vanity projects (unless you can afford them!) and finding the right channels to reach your audiences with the right message.

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Have you signed up to Experts Grow yet?

Our workshops are completely free and open to small and medium businesses taking part in our Experts Grow programme.