Welcome to Points North, a new weekly feature on Prolific North. Each Friday, one of the North’s leading media personalities will be giving us their take on the news covered by Prolific North over the last seven days. So expect wit, wisdom, gossip and more. We kick off with our first guest editor, Marc Allen, managing director of True North Productions in Leeds....
A series of videos from Prolific North's inaugural Global Reach conference are now available. The videos were produced by UKFast, one of four partners for the event alongside the BBC, MIDAS and Creative England. The conference itself was hosted by Bruntwood.
Graham Bryce, Bauer Radio's group managing director, Place, Northern England and Scotland has confirmed he will join the speaker line-up at the forthcoming Global Reach Conference on Thursday 28 November.
Digital SWOT 2014, is a major new conference examining the increasingly pervasive digital revolution from a business point of view: essentially a SWOT analysis of how companies and organisations and/or their agencies should re-examine their commercial performance from a digital point of view.
The results of Prolific North's research study into international investment in and by the creative services industries in the North of England, will be announced at a unique conference on the morning of Thursday 28 November in Manchester. The research study has been supported by our four partners: the BBC, MIDAS, Creative England and UKFast and the conference itself is being hosted by Bruntwood. It is believed that this is the first time that a research project of this nature has ever been undertaken at this level in the North.
Thursday 24 October will see a unique gathering of the North's leading PR practitioners as they come together to celebrate excellence among their peers at a one-off event to mark the inaugural publication of the Prolific North Top 50 PR Agencies 2013 initiative.
Just two weeks remain to book your tickets for the inaugural Northern Marketing Awards on Wed 3 July. The awards dinner, presented by the broadcaster Andy Crane, will see the largest single gathering of marketers and their agencies in the North in 2013.