Building an effective brand

Date and time
Tuesday, 21 February 2023
10.00 - 11.30


Creating an appealing brand for your organisation is the key to attracting valuable customers. Join this workshop to discover why it is such a precious marketing asset and how you can develop your own brand.

Enscite is a partnership between the University of Derby and Aston University. The programme supports Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) within the aerospace, rail or automotive supply chain. Enscite is funded by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF).

What is the workshop about?

This webinar introduces key concepts and tools to maximise your organisations most precious asset - its brand. Best practice in branding and brand management will be outlined. Case studies will be introduced to highlight best practice and to provoke your thinking. Steps in how to build and maintain a meaningful and healthy brand are provided covering both external brand positioning and the importance of communicating the brand internally.

What will I learn?

Who should attend?

Individuals who have direct responsibility for, or involvement in the marketing of products and services to businesses. The workshop will appeal to those with experience in their role but lack any formal marketing training and equally to those newly appointed to the marketing function.

The session will help those within other functions to understand the key principles that underlie marketing best practices and enable them to contribute more effectively in support of the marketing strategy. Directors and managers of smaller firms will gain an insight into the value of marketing principles for their situation.

What does it cost to attend?

The workshop is part of our Enscite programme which is funded by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF). This means the workshop is fully funded and offered without any cost to your organisation.

Is my organisation eligible to participate?

To participate, you must work for an organisation that meets the following funding criteria:

Meet your speaker

The workshop will be led by Richard Mayer, who has been actively involved in marketing training and education for over 25 years. Richard has worked for a range of clients both in the UK and internationally including Microsoft, Michelin, Ford, Jaguar Landrover, JCB, Airbus, Aczo Nobel and Sony. His main interest lies in improving professional marketing standards with a focus on marketing strategy, marketing planning and execution, B2B marketing, brand management and marketing communication.

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