Posted on 03/09/2018
Hertford Town Council will be hosting the next Hertford Entrepreneurs event on Thursday 18th October at Hertford Castle, from 18.30 until 20.00.
NEWS RELEASE Monday 3rd September 2018
Entrepreneurs Event at Hertford Castle ‘Social PR’
The event will start with wine, nibbles and networking from 18.30 – 19.00 followed by an hour talk on ‘Social PR’. Tickets, which are limited, are on sale now.
Multi award winning experts within the PR and Social Media industries, owner of Cariad Marketing, Justine Perry and owner of Best of Both Worlds Ltd, Mary Sykes, will join forces to share their industry secrets and ‘top tips’ to entrepreneurs during evening event.
The successful female duo are Hertfordshire based entrepreneurs and represent an extensive client base of national and international businesses across all sectors. Over the decades, they have aided rapid business growth and built positive brand awareness online and offline for hundreds of businesses.
Justine is the recent winner of the SME Hertfordshire ‘Business Person of the Year 2018’ and former ‘Hertford Entrepreneur of the Year’. She has several other awards under her belt including being crowned the FSBs East of England’s ‘Digital Business of the Year 2018’ and biz4Biz ‘Best Marketing Provider 2018’ for the Hertfordshire region.
With over 25 years marketing experience and being Google Certified, Justine plans to cover the following areas at the event: Which channels to use for Social PR and why Social Media & PR - the dos and don’ts Promoting your award participation and how to win online Online Press Release distribution
Mary has assisted small and medium sized businesses based in Hertfordshire reach their full potential with PR, marketing and business development strategies for the past 18 years. Prior to establishing ‘Best of Both Worlds Ltd’, Mary worked in various senior marketing/PR and business development roles supporting international brands including Sony UK, Speedo, Orange Telecommunications and BAA Stanstead Airport.
Mary now proudly represents a boutique number of local award winning and long-established businesses and will educate visitors on the art of generating PR coverage, areas include: Entering Business Awards Sponsor a Business or Community Award Press Releases PR Photographs, boomerang videos and infographics Put yourself out there – Guest Speaking How to Author a Book
The price to attend the event is £10 which includes a glass of wine and nibbles.
There are multiple ways of purchasing tickets for the event: • Visit Hertford Town & Tourist Information Centre located at 10 – 12 The Wash, Hertford • Call Hertford Town & Tourist Information Centre on 01992 584322 • Book tickets online by visiting www.hertford.gov.uk/events (£10+ booking fee)
The maximum capacity for this event is 50