The Sheep Drive across London Bridge

On Sunday 25th September the Master exercised his right as a Freeman of the City of London to drive sheep across London Bridge without paying a toll[i], though he did make a substantial contribution to the Woolmens’ charitable Trust and the Lord Mayor’s Appeal. In 2013 the Worshipful Company of Woolmen revived the tradition for

By |September 28th, 2016|Events, News|

Marketors’ attend Sheriffs’ Ball

On Friday 23rd September the Marketors took a table at the prestigious Sheriffs’ Ball at the Guildhall. It is expected that the event will have raised over £100,000 for the Lord Mayor’s Appeal, which this year is supporting two charities: JDRF and Sea Cadets. JDRF is leading the global fight to cure, treat and prevent

By |September 28th, 2016|Events, News|

St Bride’s Church: A service of Celebration

On Sunday 25th September the Master attended a special celebratory service at the Marketors’ church, St Bride’s in Fleet Street. The service was to celebrate the completion of the restoration work on the interior of the church. In her sermon the Rector, the Rev Canon Alison Joyce, who is also Honorary Chaplain to the Marketors,

By |September 27th, 2016|Events, News|

Oxford Conference – Is Marketing for Good the Future of Marketing?

On Friday 2nd September, Oxford’s New College played host to the Marketors’ prestigious full day conference with the theme “Is Marketing for Good the Future of Marketing?” With many businesses now waking up to the need to market their good deeds as well as their brands, the aim was to encourage delegates to think about how

By |September 13th, 2016|Events, News|

Vin d’honneur at Chilean Ambassador’s Residence

In November the Master and his Lady will be taking a group of Marketors and their partners to Chile for a week. To celebrate this His Excellency Rolando Drago, the Ambassador of Chile, and his wife Mrs Edith Gallardo entertained the party this week at their beautiful residence in Eaton Place, London. Delicious Chilean cuisine

By |September 9th, 2016|Events, News|

Jonathan Reynolds, Deputy Dean, Saïd Business School will speak at our conference

Jonathan Reynolds, Deputy Dean & Director of Graduate Studies, Saïd Business School, Oxford University, and expert on global retailing, will speak at our one-day conference ‘Is Marketing for Good the Future of Marketing?’ to be held in New College, Oxford on Friday 2nd September. Book here Jonathan Reynolds is Academic Director of the Oxford Institute

By |July 29th, 2016|Events, News|

Jim Carroll, former Chairman of BBH will speak at our conference

Jim Carroll, former Chairman of global advertising agency BBH, will speak at our one-day conference ‘Is Marketing for Good the Future of Marketing?’ to be held in New College, Oxford on Friday 2nd September. Book here He will tell us about his work with The International Exchange (TIE) which since 2007 has been developing conscious

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

OXFAM Director of Communications to speak at Oxford conference

Major international charities and their work are now constantly in the news and their influence and incomes have grown hugely since Oxfam was founded in Oxford in 1942. Jack Lundie, Director of Communications at Oxfam, joined the charity in 2014 after working at Save the Children and having worked across a range of media, including

By |July 14th, 2016|Events, News|

Global CEO of Ogilvy and Mather will speak at our conference

Miles Young, the Chairman and CEO of Ogilvy and Mather, one of the world’s largest communications groups, is to take over as Warden (i.e. CEO) of New College, Oxford on 1st September, 2016 and the very next day he will speak at our conference. As his first action as Warden, he has agreed to speak

By |July 8th, 2016|Events, News|

Unilever’s global marketing chief to speak at Marketors Conference

It has just been announced that Liveryman Keith Weed, Unilever’s global marketing chief, is to be the next President of the History of Advertising Trust, succeeding Sir John Hegarty, and he will spearhead the charity’s efforts to build its profile with the client community. Keith will be a keynote speaker at our one-day conference ‘Is

By |July 6th, 2016|Events, News|