46 Station Road, Shalford, Guildford, GU4 8HB
Contact: Sarah Orchard
Orchard Marketing Associates is a marketing consultancy that offers affordable and effective marketing advice to small to medium-sized businesses. Sarah Orchard heads up a team of marketing experts. Orchard can act as your virtual marketing agency or department - all the marketing expertise you need, when you need it, at a fraction of the cost of a large agency or employing a full-time marketing manager.
Sarah Orchard has more than 15 years' top level marketing experience on leading UK and global service sector brands. Having been a hands-on marketing practitioner during this time, Sarah knows how to actually implement the marketing strategy she advises to clients - not just the theory and how to write weighty strategy reports! A qualified marketing professional, Sarah is a member of the Chartered Institute of Marketing, Chartered Marketer and holder of a CIM postgraduate diploma in Marketing.
Sarah is passionate about helping small business owners unleash the power of the right marketing approach for their particular business. Each business is different, so there is no set marketing strategy template or silver bullet - each consultancy project starts by looking at potential customers and how best to target and communicate effectively with them, to deliver the desired business results.
Her specialities include strategic marketing planning, business start-up marketing support, logo development and branding, website development, search engine optimisation, email marketing, social media, and effective and measurable marketing communications.
Using Facebook can be a great way of building awareness and, of course, a really effective way of creating a bigger buzz around your business is to run a competition or promotion. But what are the guidelines governing competitions and promotions on Facebook? Sarah Orchard reveals how to promote your business on Facebook without breaking the rules…
Have you thought about creating videos to promote your business? Video can boost your search engine rankings and is an effective way to increase customer engagement. But how do you go about making a video? Sarah Orchard of Orchard Marketing Associates investigates…