Ellie MacDonald, founder of MacComms, hosted a successful PR seminar as part of Leeds Business Week.
Having sold out the session, Ellie offered business owners PR tips and advice at the UK’s largest business week run by the Yorkshire Mafia.
Attracting more than 3000 delegates to the week-long event. Ellie’s seminar, held on Friday 21 October, entitled ‘Want to grow your business? Then you need to get noticed’ talked about PR for beginners, encouraging more businesses owners to become active in promoting their business.
The seminar gave practical tips on how to successfully and professionally promote a businesses, in order to build profile and credibility to lead to successful business growth.
Delegates were supplied with goodie bags and provided a challenge to complete their own editorial calendars by remembrance day, 11 November 2016.
“I’m proud to have hosted an event as part of the UK’s biggest business week in my home city of Leeds. It was a fantastic opportunity to provide fellow business owners with some practical advice to implement into their own businesses and understand the importance and rewards of successful PR management. I am looking forward to seeing the results of the challenge I set the delegates which anyone can get involved in.”
Andy, from start-up firm, Zest, attended the event and commented:
“I took loads from the session and [this morning] we have begun our social media plans. We are a small start-up Leadership Development business with big plans so the information you shared has helped shaped our plans and we’ll now concentrate on an editorial calendar as suggested.”
Get involved in our PR challenge and download your copy-of-editorial-calendar-lbw here.
You can also download the presentation slides here: Macomms-presentation-for-lbw-21-10-16.