Celebrating Yorkshire business on Yorkshire Day

By: Richard Michie

August 1st is of course Yorkshire Day! This year we’re celebrating God’s Own County by asking people why they love working and running their business in Yorkshire.

Celebrating Yorkshire Business

We’ll be releasing videos throughout the day on social media, make sure you follow #YORBIZTOUR to keep up with them as we post.

You might even see us around Leeds on Yorkshire Day with our selfie frame. If you do pop over and tell us why you love working in Yorkshire and we’ll feature you in our posts.

The tour is already gathering momentum with coverage in Business Quarter and the Yorkshire Post

Here’s a sneak preview of who we’ve spoken to so far, there’s more to come. To find out what they say follow #YORBIZTOUR on social media on August 1st.

Tom Riordan, Chris Allen, Anna Sutton, Dr Jackie Mulligan, Gary Butterfield, Karen Burns, Thomas Pomfrett, Jo Fordham, Martin Avison, Rich Sutcliffe, Natasha Babar-Evans, Mark Walsh, Judith Blake., Jodie Hill, Lauren York, Zainah Kahn, Tim Collins and Anita Zhang.

Header Photo Credit: Gary Butterfield on Unsplash

Interested in speaking to The Optimists?

Right from the beginning of our time working with The Marketing Optimist, they’ve taken the time and effort to get to understand Sharp Consultancy as a business and not just a client. We’ve seen a huge increase in the effectiveness of our social media strategy, particularly on Linkedin and we’re delighted with the impact it’s had on the business.

Jamie Caulfield

Regional Director, Sharp Consultancy

It was a pleasure to work with The Marketing Optimist on this project. It felt like a true collaborative effort on the day and they made the interviewee's feel at ease whilst talking about their journey on our RISE programme. The final video was professional and engaging, we have received great feedback around the quality and creativity of the case study. Including the video in our presentation made it come to life, with real humans sharing their stories, so thank you to the Marketing Optimist!

Hannah Prole

Impact Manager, Better Connect Limited

Case Studies

MultiplyNYorks

Marketing for Local Government

Moresby Hall Hotel

Hotel Rebranding

Sharp Consultancy

B2B Social Media for recruitment

The Edit LDN

Managing advanced eCommerce SEO

Better Connect

Digital PR and video production for events

Tango Networks

Marketing support for a global telecoms business

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