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Biz Ex Networking – Get a plan, Sam!

March 23, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Paul Lockton - Biz Ex Networking

Get a plan, Sam!

Guest Speaker: Paul Lockton, Marketing Innovation Ltd

Marketing strategy and marketing  plans can be a mystery or thought  of as a ‘grey area’ for SME’s. “Why  bother with a marketing plan when  we know where we’re going?” some

In this short presentation Paul explains the dynamics of an effective  marketing strategy and marketing  plan, and how these can be the  catalyst to help your business achieve its aims and objectives. He  also identifies the steps to create an effective marketing plan to move you and your business forward.

Paul Lockton is a qualified brand marketer and strategist with over 30 years’ experience in industrial and consumer markets and new product development specialist. Having worked for TI-Raleigh, Kenner Parker, Viners, and Dorma, he is now managing director of Loughborough based marketing consultancy, Marketing Innovation Ltd.

Paul is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Marketing and a Diploma holder. He has vast experience in marketing and business consultancy and an accredited marketing consultant for the DTI, Business Link, and Business Growth Vouchers.

Twitter: @mrktinnovation

This event is FREE for Biz Ex Members or £20+VAT for non-members.

NBV Biz Ex events offer an informal and relaxed approach to networking. Delegates will be motivated by guest host, Des Coleman whilst acquiring some great tips for business improvement.

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“I love hosting the NBV Biz Ex events, being a small business owner myself I really identify with delegates and it’s great to see local businesses getting together and doing business with each other” – Des Coleman, Guest Host.

Come along, be inspired and chat with like-minded business owners – don’t forget your business cards!


Event Fees
NBV Biz Ex Members: £FREE
Non-Members: £20+VAT
Additional Members: £15+VAT
First Biz Ex Event: £FREE


March 23, 2016
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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