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Announcing the Mais Marketing Scholarship for 2016

  Education Committee Chair, Liveryman John Egan is pleased to announce we are now open for applications for the Mais Marketing Scholarship for 2016. This award, originally established as the Mais Bursary under a charitable donation by the late Lord Mais, a former Lord Mayor and past Master of the Company, continues today as a

By |July 3rd, 2016|Awards, News|

Invitation to attend special one-day conference “Is Marketing for Good the Future of Marketing”?

    The Master of the Marketors David Pearson is inviting members and non-members to attend a special one-day conference ‘Is Marketing for Good the Future of Marketing? The conference will take place at NEW COLLEGE, OXFORD on FRIDAY 2ND SEPTEMBER 2016.   We have arranged for leading speakers to address the theme for their sectors:

By |June 30th, 2016|Events, News|

Worshipful Company of Marketor’s Annual City Lecture

  Almost 90 Marketors and their guests attended the Annual City Lecture this year, held at the tallest building in the European Union - the Shard. The Annual City Lecture this year took place in this appropriate setting and ambiance, where we learnt from our distinguished guest speaker Sir Ian Cheshire [Pictured with Freeman Karen

By |June 7th, 2016|Events, News|

Marketors win 47th Lord Mayor’s Cup Annual Inter-Livery Regatta

Liveryman Dennis Taylor with silverware after winning the Lord Mayor’s Cup at the 47th Inter-Livery regatta together with daughter Jane who helmed half the course. Dennis skippering a PRIMA 38 ‘assassin’ representing the Marketors and Stationers took line honours and won the Lord Mayor’s Cup outright on corrected time competing in the 47th annual City

By |June 2nd, 2016|Events, News|

An Evening with Giles Long MBE

As the 2016 Olympic games approaches Marketors had the pleasure of an evening with Giles Long MBE the Paralympian gold medallist, TV presenter and inventor of the Lexi system. Giles is a three-time Paralympian Gold Medal winner and his talk was inspirational. Soon after he retired from his swimming career the Master was asked to

By |May 3rd, 2016|Events, News|

Marketors Annual City Lecture – The Shard, Guest Speaker Sir Ian Cheshire

The annual City Lecture on Tuesday 17th May will be held in the new Warwick Business School lecture room on the 17th floor of the Shard with magnificent views across the river to the City. The speaker will be one of Britain’s leading retailers, Sir Ian Cheshire, the new Chairman of Debenhams. As a pioneer

By |April 23rd, 2016|Events, News|

Under, On and Over the Thames

On Saturday 9th April a Marketors’ Fellowship Walk started at the Island Gardens DLR station with our guide John Steel. The Marketors descended the helical staircases, allowing members to reach the gently sloping, tile-lined Greenwich Foot Tunnel in order to walk ’UNDER’ the Thames. The cast-iron tunnel is 370m long and 15.2m deep, made of

By |April 19th, 2016|Events, News|

New Marketors Bursary for Said Business School Advanced Management Programme

At the RAC Club on 2nd March Marketors were joined by Andrew Faulkner of Oxford’s Said Business School who introduced their Advanced Management and Leadership Programme With the support of the Marketors’ Trust, the Marketors are offering a superb opportunity for a Liveryman of the Company to attend the prestigious Oxford Advanced Management and Leadership

By |March 5th, 2016|Awards, Marketor's Trust, News|

Marketors use February 29 to leap into good causes 

On Leap Year Day, February 29, the Master, David Pearson, hosted a pro bono business and marketing workshop as part of his Leap Year Outreach Day initiative. The aim was to provide marketing and business advice to help raise the performance and fundraising efforts of Humanitas, a children’s charity based in Hertfordshire, which works to

By |March 2nd, 2016|News, Outreach|

Touring the British Airways Speedbird Heritage Centre

Thirty-one Liverymen, Freemen and their guests have enjoyed a tour of the Speedbird Heritage Centre at BA HQ near Heathrow. Over 400 uniforms from the 1930s to the present day are preserved as well as a large collection of aircraft models and a historically important collection of photographs. Also available is probably the most complete

By |February 22nd, 2016|Events, News|