Go Live Digital in Leeds Business Week

By: Richard Michie

We were very excited to have been part of Go Digital Live, a new full-day event, curated by Digital Enterprise LEP as part of Leeds Business Week. The event was held at Aspire in central Leeds on October 8th.

How to use Digital Marketing in your business

There was a lovely crowd of visitors who were eager to learn how they could embrace digital marketing and ways of working to help their businesses to thrive and grow. There where some great key note speakers, not least Richard our Managing Director, who gave a talk in the afternoon on the importance of creating raving fans for your business. There’s a blog coming soon.

On our stand, which had it’s first outing, we gave away a Google Home Mini to Fiona Wilby of Leeds based Ware247 Ltd. There was lots of discussion of voice activated search marketing at the show so it seemed like a very apt prize.

Fiona Wilby of Ware 247 Ltd Leeds Business week

We’re so pleased by the support we had on the day, particularly from Sarah Agar-Brennan of Love Bomb Cushions, who came along and helped out on the stand all day.

Our stand will be getting it’s next outing at YORBusiness at Elland Road in Leeds on November 1st, pop over and say hello.

If you’d like to find out how we can help you with your marketing give us a call on 07834 197785 or fill in our contact us form.

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


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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