Updates from the portfolio
With 115 of the 130 places already confirmed, Tony Holdway, Sales & Marketing Director, Domino's Pizza Group Ltd is the latest speaker to join us at this year’s Marketing Forum
With all the political, economic & consumer uncertainty, Tony’s session entitled Brand Marketing in the Retail & QSR sector: how to survive in a VUCA* world (*Volatile, Uncertain, Complex and Ambiguous), will look at how to deal with the pressure on your brand.
Tony joined Domino’s in 2016. He is tasked with pioneering more ways to order and receive food, but believes that 2017 may see the marketing industry entering its toughest 12 months yet. Ever the optimist, Holdway is looking to cement Domino’s position as the UK’s biggest pizza chain by "loading it with customer innovation".
He previously spent 6 months on the board of British Home Stores as Marketing & Creative Director, to turnaround their iconic retail brand, and hit the headlines by running the #SaveBHS campaign in its final weeks.
Tony has nearly 30 years of retail experience including holding senior marketing positions at House of Fraser, Wickes, Shop Direct & Mothercare. As an active member of the Marketing Society, Tony focuses on how to better understand & influence customers across all brand channels. He is also a Non-Executive Director of Focal Point Coaching & Negotiation.
We are delighted to announce that Dame Katherine Grainger DBE will deliver this year’s opening address at The Marketing Forum
Katherine’s keynote, entitled “Inspiring those around you and motivating your team: lessons business can learn from a compelling success story!" will focus on the compelling tale of her journey, what sustained her and what motivated her to achieve her goals. Learn how the principles that guided her can be used in your own business and personal stories.
Katherine Grainger is the most decorated female Olympian of all time. Hers is a story of hard work, holding firm, pursuing the dream over two decades and achieving glorious success!
She is the only female athlete in any sport to gain medals in five consecutive Olympic Games, in 2013 she received a CBE for services to rowing and became Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire (DBE) in the 2017 New Year’s Honours for services to sport and charity.
Dr. Tim O’Brien to deliver the Thursday keynote address at The Marketing Forum
Richmond Events are delighted to announce that Dr. Tim O'Brien, psychologist, performance consultant and author, will be delivering the Thursday keynote at the 2017 Marketing Forum.
"Understand your mind, change your world."
This keynote is about you. Tim proposes that you have two stories inside your head: one is about your life and the other is controlling your life. The one that is controlling your life is your Inner Story. This keynote will be about how your mind creates your Inner Story and how changing it can be the fast way to a better you. It will also help you to understand how powerful your mind is in directing how you think, feel and behave. You will be able to take away learnings that you can instantly apply to your personal and professional life.
Tim O’Brien is a psychologist who has received awards for his pioneering work in the field of emotional and behavioural change. He has been a performance consultant to teams in a range of global businesses across a variety of sectors. He has been Club Psychologist for three English Premier League football teams including over ten years with Arsenal FC and has designed and delivered leadership programmes for companies such as Nike and Red Bull and has coached individuals from President and CEO to emerging leader level.
Tim is Visiting Fellow in Psychology and Human Development at the world-leading UCL Institute of Education. His latest book, Inner Story’, is endorsed by Sir Elton John and Arsene Wenger.