Founded in Glasgow in 2015, The Marketing Department is YOUR marketing team if you have no need for full time marketing staff.
Or, if you do have existing marketing staff, we can offer another perspective or help lighten your workload.
We can help with the following functions:
Chris is a professional marketer with an extensive technical background and experience in marketing for small organisations. Before setting up The Marketing Department in 2015, he worked in the renewable energy industry while at the same time freelancing for small businesses. Dedicated to exemplary customer service, Chris aims to help clients reach their full potential through superior and cost-effective marketing.
Previously working with the Scottish Community Development Centre, LGBT Youth Scotland and the Open Doors Project in Brisbane, Australia, James has extensive experience of information, administration and event management. Having organised and facilitated services all around the country, James aims to use his knowledge to help your organisation succeed no matter where you are based.
Launching a new product, service or wish to embark upon an awareness initiative? We can plan and execute an end-to-end campaign to get your idea off the ground, from social media promotion to print advertisements to websites.
Get in front of the right audience with our mobile-first email marketing campaign strategies. We can also help you grow your email audience and engage more effectively with existing customers. This service is best used alongside our database services.
Make your campaign more effective by cleansing your existing records to update incorrect details, purge useless data, and expand your mailing lists. We have experience of multiple database systems and can produce an ongoing strategy to keep your data up to date.
Thinking of a new look? We can help with your company rebrand, or divising new brands for new services, products or events.
Reach new customers and audiences by integrating social media into your marketing operations, as well as engage with existing stakeholders. We can help you use social media platforms effectively in a cost-effective way.
Management of events is stressful. There are a million loose ends to tie up. We have years of event management experience from arranging Annual General Meetings to conferences to product launches.
The Marketing Department collaborated with Scottish Energy News to deliver our highly successful Scotland’s Renewable Future event shortly after the Scottish Parliament elections. Across all fronts - customer services, marketing, venue and supplier management - The Marketing Department provided a high-quality, pro-active service which was delivered with flair and enthusiasm and I'm happy to recommend them to clients both present and future.
I approached Christopher at The Marketing Department because I needed expert advice on the branding of my new creative initiative. Christopher helped me by establishing my brand concept, assisting me realise my ideas and by focusing on the long term goals of my project. I would recommend The Marketing Department to anyone who is looking for friendly one-to-one service, reliability and great professionalism.
Tooth+Nail is a small, international theatre company. The Marketing Department designed our brand and logo, which we use across all our marketing and online platforms. We are very happy with the result, which is simple, clean and very effective. Chris is personable, professional and accommodating, and all our requests were dealt with promptly. The Marketing Department offers a personalised service that produces high-quality, professional results.
I would absolutely recommend The Marketing Department to anyone starting up a new business. I would have been completely lost launching My Fairy Pawmother without them. Their friendly and professional service has given me confidence in my business decisions. They’ve helped me with website and social media set up and launch, guided me through ordering business cards and leaflets, and has given my brand the design boost it needed to make me really stand out from the crowd. Any time I have been in touch, I’ve had a response within half an hour and all services have been done quickly and to a really high standard.
When I met Christopher at The Marketing Department, I instantly trusted his honesty and creative advice. He recommended, “You do so much better with your brand”… he was absolutely 100% right! He explained the importance long term to get the right brand fit and this really encouraged me to make the change. From consultation to delivery, his passion, energy and time to keep you involved and informed throughout the design process is excellent, managing your expectations. Chris really listens to you and knows my company strategy inside out. The Marketing Department is truly committed to you and your success.
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