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Strategic marketing consultancy | Brand consultants

Strategic marketing consultancy specialising in creative market research and marketing strategy for aspiring brands and businesses.

Why Choose Us?

The Marketing Director's Handbook by marketing consultants Tim Arnold and Guy Tomlinson

Our marketing consultancy team are different in being seasoned marketing directors, researchers, business planners and creatives. Also authors of The Marketing Director's Handbook volumes 1 and 2. Our mission is to help brands lead in their fields by providing quality and value for money advice. As a result, our solutions are never by the book, and always tailored to meet your needs.

Marketing Services

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At every stage on your journey, we provide inspiring marketing support. By understanding customers and putting their needs front and centre, we provide more insights, more ideas and more practical marketing advice. Thus increasing customers, boosting product satisfaction, income, profitability, and business and brand value. Browse our marketing consulting services.

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Marketing Success Stories

Our successes include helping many aspiring and well-known businesses. Including in FMCG, services, media, technology, digital, business-to-business and also the public sector - both in the UK and beyond. Read some of our marketing success stories.

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  • With targets increased by 40% in one year, it was clear they were very ambitious. Therefore I'm very happy to report that we exceeded them. At the end of the day yesterday we were up 47%. Thank you for your help in making that happen.
    Digital Marketing Manager, Centre for Alternative Technology,
  • We still talk about how much fun your marketing workshop was even though it was over a year ago!
    Manager, BBC Worldwide,
  • Comparing your marketing consultancy with another market research company is like comparing a Premiership team with a Sunday pub league side.
    General Manager, Power Company,
  • Watching The Marketing Directors’ research last night was very informative and amongst the most useful time I’ve spent working for our organisation.
    Head of Department, Department for Education,
  • The project we worked on with you is the best marketing work we’ve done in three years. It has attracted the attention of our colleagues around the world. And our sales have also increased nine-fold over the period.
    Marketing Director, GlaxoSmithKline,
  • That is the most insightful and useful piece of work that I’ve seen in my life.
    Managing Director, BBC Worldwide,