Devon Marketing Festival, Launches in Torbay this April

Founder of Digital Women to speak at Torquay event in April

Lucy Hall is confirmed as the keynote speaker for the Devon Marketing Festival being held at the Grand Hotel, Torquay on the 21st April.

The event is aimed at helping businesses of all shapes and sizes with their marketing plans and ideas for the forthcoming year and will look at new trends in digital marketing as well as reviewing the effectiveness of more traditional marketing avenues

​Lucy Hall is the founder of Digital Women with NatWest and the founder of SocialDayUK, the UK’s biggest Social Media Marketing Festival.  She is also a Director of Avviso Media, an agency that specialises in creating content for social media channels.

She will be speaking on The Future of Social and Digital Marketing: What are the skills needed to compete in an increasingly digital world.

Joining Lucy on the speaker list is Kevin Briscoe of Briscoe PR recognised in 2019 by the CIPR as the most outstanding PR agency in the South of England who will be talking about the more traditional marketing channels including succeeding at awards and identifying content and stories that will get you noticed.

Further speakers will be added over the coming weeks and we would like to thank Briscoe PR for sponsoring the event.

It will also include 6 Meet the Expert sessions looking at a full range of marketing disciplines.  Running alongside will be a 40 stand exhibition business exhibitors and the day will finish with a facilitated speed networking session

Bookings for Exhibitors are now being taken get in touch to find out how you can exhibit your business or if you are interested ion sponsorship opportunities at the Devon Marketing Expo by emailing hello@devonmarketingfestival.co.uk.  Stands are available from just £125.00

Tickets to the event are available now on Eventbrite priced at £19.99 to include a hot buffet lunch and refreshments

The event is being organised by Maureen Frost of Astrality Business Services (Previously CEO of Hampshire Chamber of Commerce) and Robert Haylor, Technical Director at Boost Digital Media and founder of Boost Torbay, who’s idea the event was.

Maureen said

“it is very easy as a business to spend a lot of money on marketing but to get effective results using the right channels and targeting the right demographics is essential.  The Devon Marketing Festival aims to showcase a range of marketing techniques ideas and solutions giving attendees tools to take back and use in their business”

Robert said:

businesses across torbay and devon know how to market themselves well. with the devon marketing festival, i wanted to give these businesses the opportunity to get even better at marketing their products and services by bringing in marketing authorities from outside the bay.

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