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Prolific North Live: Outstanding speakers confirmed for Marketing Suite sessions


We can today reveal some of the exceptional industry figures who are now confirmed as speakers for the Marketing Suite sessions at Prolific North Live, sponsored by Smoking Gun PR and The Chartered Institute of Marketing.

The Marketing Suite, part of the two-day expo being held at EventCity in Trafford Park on February 15th and 16th 2017, will feature talks and workshops aimed at helping marketing professionals in their day to day activities.

The expo has already attracted well over 2,000 attendees with over 100 companies and organisations now signed up to exhibit.

Channel 4The LandingSteamhaus and Vision One are on board as event partners, with other room sponsors including Parker Software and the CIPR.

Broadcast, the UK’s leading national broadcast media platform and its sister operation, the Media Production Show, will lead two full days of outstanding speakers and great content as part of the Broadcast and Visual Media Theatre.


Here’s more information about the four speakers confirmed for the Marketing Suite session so far:

timcamTim Cameron-Kitchen, Head Ninja, Exposure Ninja
Tim Cameron-Kitchen is a bestselling digital marketing author, Head Ninja at Exposure Ninja, a British Digital Marketing agency specialising in building and ranking websites, and host of the Exposure Ninja Digital Marketing Podcast.

His goal is to help business owners to capitalise on the untapped potential of their websites and grow their businesses using free and paid traffic.

jon-hunter-300x300Jon Hunter, Search Director, every1
With over 20 years experience in the digital sector, 12 years of which specically within search marketing, Jon Hunter’s track record spans a wide variety of industry sectors on an international scale. Retail & e-tail, property, financial services, journalism, business to business, third sector, travel and the motor trade feature highly in his expertise.

Examples of companies Jon’s enjoyed working with include Go Compare, Oxfam, Daily Mail, HCA Healthcare UK, Lloyds Pharmacy, Lookers, Kwikfit Insurance, Holiday Inn, ABTA and the FSB.

benharpBen Harper, Director, Datify
Ben Harper is an entrepreneur, author, and speaker who has started numerous companies, with a clear focus on digital and data.

After graduating from Queen Mary, University of London, Ben joined the police as an Intelligence Analyst working on organised crime gangs and major cases. After this grounding in data and analysis, Ben worked in a variety of analytical, marketing and management roles in publishing companies, startups, and agencies before founding Datify, a data driven digital marketing agency.

caroline-hopkins-image-300x298Caroline Hopkins, Director, Love Presenting
Caroline Hopkins is a presentations coach who was a former head of a PR agency and hated having to speak in public. Today, she helps people to give confident talks that engage people and win new business. She runs training workshops and offers 1-to-1 coaching in the North West of England.

Her clients include many brilliant presenters who were once nervous and rambling – until they learnt that effective pitching, like driving lessons, is a skill you learn so you can get somewhere.


Speakers from Spotify and Google have already been confirmed for the keynotes in the Digital Marketing sessions, with speakers from Paddy Power, and Virgin Trains confirmed for the Content/Digital sessions.

We’ve already revealed that senior industry representatives from the British GovernmentTesco and Everton FC will also speaking at the event.

As a whole, Prolific North Live represents a truly unrivalled opportunity to generate new leads, expose your business to key decision makers and buyers, launch new products and services to a highly engaged audience, and presents a fantastic chance to network with customers and peers, discuss ideas and make new contacts and leads.

There are still numerous ways for businesses to become involved, including Agency and Innovation session sponsorship, Growth Finance Hub sponsorship and Drinks sponsorship.

We offer a ‘first come, first served’ policy on specific stands in the exhibition, so exhibitors can choose their space in the room.

We have made sure that our pricing structure is very competitive and there are discounts to reward those who book early.

To find out how you can book a stand today and secure a prime location in the exhibition hall, please contact Dunstan Carter on 07940 423202 or by emailing

You can find out more information on our dedicated Prolific North Live site here.

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