Dundee Connections – Delegate List – 10th May 2018

I hope everyone has been enjoying the sunshine and is looking forward to another Dundee Connections, please find the delegate list below if there is anyone on the list you would like an introduction to then please let Clare know when you arrive

First Name Surname Workplace
Peter Adams Utility Warehouse
Craig Allan Shackleton Technologies
Amy Anderson DP&L Group
Pam Angus Tayside VA
Clark Boles CBO Associates
Rebecca Bramhall Hilton Dundee
Rosie Deery Concept Group
Alan Duff Barclays
Alastair Fitchet ajfitchet | architect
David Forbes SlimmerHealth
Vivienne Gilmartin  Dundee & Angus Collage
Amanda Henderson arh accountants
Clare Marshall The Marketing Geeks
Alex Martin Mortgage Advice Bureau
Bodil McCaskill Diginet
Carole McDougall
Peter Menzies Dundee Gin
Anthony Murray Concept Group
Stephen Myles Clydesdale Bank
Lorraine Noble Thompson Visual Print
Peter Richardson First Aid Perthshire
David Robertson
Stephen Salvona Howdens
Kirsty Scott Dundee College
Jamie Shankland Just Venue
Elliot Shaw Dundee Stars
Andy Simpson Angus 3D solutions
David Stapley Stapley Fireshield
Paul Strachan Strachan Consulting
Jacqui Strachan Smart PA
Peter Waggot Vertical Motives
Colin Wallace
Lynsey Ward MacDonald hotels

The final list is available to download: Dundee Connections May

Optimising Your LinkedIn Profile

Optimising your Social Media

Most people start out on LinkedIn with a “I have to be on this” attitude and don’t see it as the incredibly powerful and useful social media tool that it is.

In fact, a fully optimised profile can do wonders for your your professional image, create lasting relationships with connections you wouldn’t otherwise be able to stay in touch with and open doors to opportunities that wouldn’t otherwise be available.

So its pretty dang important you are presented in a good light!

Our first announced workshops are below with evening and daytime workshops available to book on eventbrite.

(THESE WORKSHOPS ARE INTERACTIVE AND WE WILL BE ALTERING PROFILES AND LEARNING STRATEGY AS WE GO, PLEASE BE PREPARED TO BRING ALONG YOUR DEVICES AND INTERACT WITH THE OTHER ATTENDEES)

Edinburgh dates:

Optimising your LinkedIn profile (Tues 15th May – eve)

Optimising your LinkedIn profile (Fri 15th June – morn)

Optimising Your Instagram Profile

instagram training, the marketing geeks

Instagram can be an incredibly powerful tool when it comes to building connections and getting a visual presence online. So having a profile that encourages interaction is critical to its success as a business tool.

From building a profile that is visually appealing to having a concentrated content creation and posting schedule that will engage viewers, this workshop will have your profile fully functioning with business in mind, now more will Instagram just be about pretty pictures of your dinner!

Our first announced workshops are below with evening and daytime workshops available to book on eventbrite.

(THESE WORKSHOPS ARE INTERACTIVE AND WE WILL BE ALTERING PROFILES AND LEARNING STRATEGY AS WE GO, PLEASE BE PREPARED TO BRING ALONG YOUR DEVICES AND INTERACT WITH THE OTHER ATTENDEES)

Edinburgh dates:

Optimising your Instagram profile (Fri 18th May – morn)
Optimising your Instagram profile (Tues 29th May – eve)

Dundee Connections – Delegate List – 12th April 2018

Top of the morning to everyone!!!

I hope everyone is looking forward to another Dundee Connections, please find the delegate list below if there is anyone on the list you would like an introduction to then please let Clare know when you arrive

First Name Surname Workplace
Peter Adams Utility Warehouse
Caroline Allan Good Food Good Feelings
Amy Anderson DP&L Group
Simon Anderson Xeretec
Franky Anderson Conference Care
Pam Angus Tayside VA
Deborah Bolton Love & Above
Rebecca Bramhall Hampton Dundee
Kelly Bruce HI Express Dundee
Mike Child Mr Droogle
Brian Davidson Webster Security and Fire
Rosie Deery Concept Group
Alan Duff Barclays
Alastair Fitchet ajfitchet | architect
James Ford M3 Networks
Kevin Fullerton Attercopia
Vivienne Gilmartin Dundee & Angus Collage
Michael Hodgson Pitlochry Festival Theatre
Colin Izzat Capital Document Solutions
Karen Law Karen Law
Clare Marshall The Marketing Geeks
Alex Martin Mortgage Advice Buereu
John McClarey Business Fives
Peter Menzies Dundee Gin
Anthony Murray Concept Group
Lorraine Noble-Thompson Visual Print
John Phillips Ainsley Phillips
Peter Richardson First Aid Perthshire
Alex Russon Barclays
Stephen Salvona Howdens
Jamie Shankland Just Venue
Andy Simpson Angus 3D Solutions
David Stapley Stapley Fireshield
Ally Stokoe Coe Solutions
Paul Strachan Strachan Consulting
Jacqui Strachan Smart PA
Graham Stuart Bruce Clark Printers
James Van Beusekom Bibby Financial
Peter Waggot Vertical Motives
Steve Wilson Focus Consultancy

The final list is available to download here: Dundee Connections April

Dundee Connections – Delegate List – 8th March 2018

Please find below the Delegate list for our first outing of Dundee Connections. If you’d like an introduction to any of our attendees please let us know when you arrive

Name Surname Workplace
Peter Adams Utility Warehouse
Emma Ainsley Ainsley Phillips
Jayson Alexander DC Thomson
Simon Anderson Xeretec
Pam Angus Tayside VA
Clark Boles CBO Associates
Deborah Bolton Love & Above
Rebecca Bramhall Hampton by Hilton Dundee
Mike Child Mr Droogle
Alan Duff Barclays
James Ford M3 Networks
Kevin Fullerton Attercopia
Samantha Fyfe Flik magazine
Vivienne Gilmartin Bookkeeper
Robbie Handy Attercopia
Amanda Henderson Axiom Marketing Solutions
Michael Hodgson Pitlochry Festival Theatre
Laila Ibrahim Updatalent
Colin Izatt Capital Document Solutions
Audrey Johnston Thrifty
David Knoyle Swinton Insurance
Gary Langlands Vision Sound and Light
Karen Law Karen Law
Craig McCarron Exchange Communications
John McClarey Business Fies
John Phillips Ainsley Phillips
Peter Richardson First Aid Perthshire
Nicola Robinson Thrifty
Alex Russon Barclays
Stephen Salvona Howdens
Andy Simpson Angus 3D solutions
David Stapley Stapley Fireshield
Ally Stokoe Coe Solutions/Link FX
Jacqui Strachan Smart PA
Paul Strachan Paul Strachan Consulting Ltd
Derek Whittet Skipton Building Society

This list is available to download here: Dundee Connections March

Dundee Connection Delegate list: 8th February 2018

Please find below the Delegate list for our February outing of Dundee Connections. If you’d like an introduction to any of our attendees please let us know when you arrive.

Name Surname Workplace
Ailish Laughlin The Wee Travel Company
Alan Aim Travel by Knight
Alex Russon Barclays
Alex Airnes Mul-T-Lock UK
Ally Stokoe Coe Solutions/LinkFx
Amanda Henderson Axiom Business Consultancy Ltd
Amy Hanlon Calliope Yoga & Bodywork
Andrew Stewart AS Wealth Management
Andy Simpson Angus 3D Solutions Ltd
Audrey Johnston Thrifty Car & Van rental
Chris Scott Chris Scott Photography
Craig McCarron Exchange Communications
David Lawrence Foremost Golf & Sports Photography
Dougie Dougan Dundee Wanderers Hockey Club
Duncan Campbell HR Professional
Felicity Wild Copywriter
Gary Langlands Vision Sound and Light
Gordon Smith ACCA
Jacqui Strachan Smart PA
James Ford M3 Networks
Jodie Kemlo Advocating Together (Dundee) SCIO
Kerri Roberts Peter Vardy
Kevin Fullerton Attercopia
Marcus Patton Peninsula UK
Mark Moody EcoLab
Melissa Lanigan Peter Vardy
Nicola Robinson Thrifty Car & Van rental
Peter Adams Utilities Warehouse
Peter Menzies Dundee Gin Co
Peter Richardson First Aid Perthshire
Robbie Handy Attercopia
Scott Jordan Cleaning Doctor
Simon Anderson Xeretec Office Systems
Stephen Salvona Howdens
Stephen Salvona The Photograbber
Steve Wilson Business Recovery and Insolvency, Thomson Cooper Accountants
Steven Clark Together Money
Susan Malavet-Coulsen Cordially Cake

Download the list: Dundee Connections February

Where will TMG be? January 2018

For anyone who doesn’t know, The Marketing Geeks are HUGE believers in face to face networking, so we get out and about and try to meet as many people as possible during the working week.

Lots of the events are free or cost the same as a cup of coffee or tea, and the connections you can make can be invaluable!

So, if you would like to come along to any and either meet us there or arrange a one-2-one before or after the events we’d love to meet you!

Below are the events we will be attending this January (and their links to the tickets if you need to book!)

Tuesday 9th December

Creative Circles

The fantastic folks at Codebase are hosting Creative Circles monthly meet for creative, techs and makers, Event is sponsored by FreeAgent and is drop in anytime between 8:30 and 10:30am.

Wedding Supplier Event @ Ghillie Dhu

The Wedding Suppliers network in Edinburgh brings together wedding professionals so whatever you are in need of, there will be contacts there to help you.

Thursday 11th January

DUNDEE CONNECTIONS

The Marketing Geeks are hosting their very own event in Dundee for some relaxed and friendly networking for businesses in and around Dundee

Thursday 18th January

East End Connections

This monthly event held in the East end of Glasgow is open to all who work in and around Glasgow.

Friday 5th & 19th January

The Friday Biz Northumberland

Hosted by the delightful Charlie Kenny we attend the Granary in Berwick upon Tweed from 12noon-2pm (ish), lots of businesses and lots of interesting topics covered.

Tuesday 23rd January

Connect & Share

Another new event for Dundee, hosted by DP&L group! See you all there

On all other days we are free for a chinwag over a cup of tea so feel free to get in touch at contactus@themarketinggeeks.co.uk and we can arrange a suitable time, we look forward to catching up with you all!

Where will TMG be December 2017?

For anyone who doesn’t know, The Marketing Geeks are HUGE believers in face to face networking, so we get out and about and try to meet as many people as possible during the working week.

Lots of the events are free or cost the same as a cup of coffee or tea, and the connections you can make can be invaluable!

December is a crazy busy month so we’ll be calming down on the networking scene until the new year when we launch our own event in Dundee

So, if you would like to come along to any and either meet us there or arrange a one-2-one before or after the events we’d love to meet you!

Below are the events we will be attending this December (and their links to the tickets if you need to book!)

Tuesday 5th December

Creative Circles

The fantastic folks at Codebase are hosting Creative Circles monthly meet for creative, techs and makers, Event is sponsored by FreeAgent and is drop in anytime between 8:30 and 10:30am.

For this event we will be extra special as the good folks at PalTiya Premium will be demonstrating their incredible all weather sculpting material.

**There will also be a secont event held at Custom Lane, 67 Commercial Street, EH6 6LH**

Wednesday 6th December

Southsiders In Business

The original Glasgow event that inspired coffee connections is noted to be one of the best monthly events in the city. Don’t forget to bring along a toy or gift voucher for Glasgow Care Foundation

Thursday 14th December

GCI and Microsoft Christmas Extravaganza

Networking, festive drinks, GDPR (you see how we slipped it in subtly there?) at Waverley Gate. would be super to see everyone before Xmas!

Friday 22nd December

The Friday Biz Northumberland

Hosted by the delightful Charlie Kenny we attend the Granary in Berwick upon Tweed from 12noon-2pm (ish), lots of businesses and lots of interesting topics covered.

On all other days we are free for a chinwag over a cup of tea so feel free to get in touch at contactus@themarketinggeeks.co.uk and we can arrange a suitable time

For those of you who we wont get to see in December, have a great holiday season and we look forward to catching up in the new year

Our all inclusive social media package

Since this is one of the busiest times of year and we all have important things to worry about, like present buying, wondering if we’re on Santa’s naughty or nice list, and what to wear to the Christmas parties, social media can be left out in the cold.

This Christmas, why not let TMG manage your social media accounts for you?

Our team can run any number of accounts leaving you plenty time to sit back, relax and get on with enjoying your festivities! You deserve it!

To get in touch, email the team at contactus@themarketinggeeks.co.uk

Networking

If you want to improve your business reach, organizing a networking event can be just the ticket that can get you in front of potential clients and customers.

Networking can range from coffee mornings to drinks events and The Marketing Geeks are just the people to tailor the event to suit both your and your clients needs.