Posted: Mar 17, 2014
A WORKSHOP DAY FOR INDEPENDENT DESIGNERS & MAKERS
CURATED BY SECRET EMPORIUM
Join fellow designers and makers running their own small creative companies and labels for a day of lectures and workshops.
Focussing on providing you with tools to develop your business, your brand and your sales. With a strong lean towards encouraging collaboration within your industry to further your reach and scope of what you do, the workshop will give you the inspiration and tools to make this happen.
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LEAD SPEAKER: AMY MANUEL
Amy Manuel, founder of Adaptation Project , has spent the last 15 years launching and marketing brands in the UK, Europe and Australia. She now works with a variety of businesses from start-up to established; services and products; helping them to focus on who to talk to, where to find them and what to say!
Come and join Amy for an experiment in developing collaborative social content where you will be challenged to develop your brand story, and create interesting and engaging content for your blog and social media by sharing ideas and inspiration with other like-minded designers.
SUPPORTING SPEAKER: ALEX O'BYRNE
Alex is a co-founder at WeMakeWebsites , a design-focused London e-commerce agency that works with creative retailers to make beautiful and effective e-commerce websites. With a blog that attracts over 10,000 visitors a month, a 4,000 Twitter followers and 3,000 mailing list subscribers, Alex is a first hand expert on developing engaging and effective content.
Alex specifically understands and focusses on creative businesses having ran a photography studio in East London for two years. He will be giving invaluable insight into the Website Design aspect of e-commerce shops. What works, what doesn't and how to link this effectively into social media.
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The SPRING ATELIER will be held at Swan Wharf in Hackney Wick. Swan Wharf Project is an unusual location with stunning views. Situated on the Grand Union Canal, opposite the Olympic Stadium in Hackney Wick.
The Hive is also situated here which offers artists
Tickets are £45 for the entire day workshop
LUNCH 12.30 - 1.15
NB: Price includes morning tea / coffee but not Lunch