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Speaker Faculty

All of our courses are delivered by leading practitioners in direct and digital marketing who use the most applied and practical training methods. Come and experience for yourselves our reputation for providing pin-sharp and up-to-the-minute courses within a friendly environment by trusted and approachable tutors.

Dave Bottomley

Kate Barrett Dip DigM

Richard Shotton , Deputy Head of Evidence, Manning Gottlieb

IDM Professional Certificate in Behavioural Economics SMEs

Ajaz Ahmed , CEO, AKQA

David Alder

David Alder , Lecturer, Bournemouth University

Julie Atherton F IDM , Managing Director, Small Wonder

Matt Banks , Insight and Analytics Partner, Seven Seconds

Beverly Barker F IDM, FHEA , Partner, Business Solutions

Angela Beresford , Director of Insight, Uncommon Knowledge

Paul Berney F IDM , Founder and Managing Director, mCordis

Mike Berry Dip DM, F IDM , Consultant

Debi Bester , CEO, Department of Change

Simon Blanchard , Senior Associate, Opt-4

Becky Bocchetti , Consultant

Lara Bonney , Chief Marketing Officer, Long Tall Sally

Andrew Bridges

Mark Brill , CEO, Formation

Alistair Buckle , Director and Owner, Digital Sherpa

Aiden Carroll F IDM , Director, Primeree Ltd

Jane Cave F IDM , Managing Director, The IDM

Dr Dave Chaffey F IDM , Author, Consultant and CEO of publisher,

Martin Chillcott F IDM , Director, Hotchilly Marketing

Andrew Churchill , Andrew Churchill, Co-author of the MIDAS Alliance’s BSI Standard Pas 499.

Paul Chuter F IDM , Managing Director, Lindum Associates

Ruth Connor F IDM , Head of Marketing, Earnest

Nick Crawford , Director and Principal Consultant, Twist Consultancy Ltd

Jocelyn Cripps

Mark Cross

Liz Curry , CRM Manager, Comic Relief

Simon Daniels , Head of Marketing Operations, Hanson Wade

Huw Davis Hon F IDM , Founder and Chief Data Scientist, Nanomarketing UK and Singapore

Joel Davis , Co-Found and CEO, Mighty Social

Jessica Dooley , UK Business Chemistry Lead, Deloitte

Joe Doveton , Head of Conversion, Oban Digital

Joe Edwards F IDM , Head of Digital, FIBA Media

Will Francis , Creative Director & Founder, Vandal London

Lisa Gilbert , Chief Marketing Officer, UK & Ireland, IBM Corporation

Fedelma Good

Steve Govey , Client Partner, Beavis Morgan

Adam Gray , Co Founder, Digital Leadership Associates

Angela Hall , Director, The Insight House

Tim Hamill F IDM , Director, Data Ketchup

​Mark Harris , Director, The Marketing Centre

Steve Harrison Hon F IDM , Consultant

David Hearn F IDM , Managing Director, AHK

Gilbert Hill , Privacy Technologist and Entrepreneur

Simon Hinks

Omaid Hiwaizi , Blockchain and ICO Marketing Strategy Consultant

Matthew Housden F IDM , Principal Lecturer, University of Greenwich

Laura Irvine , Partner & Solicitor Advocate

Danny Kalman FCIPD , Talent Management Consultant, Executive Coach, Speaker and Facilitator

Steve Kemish F IDM , Managing Partner, JunctionAgency

Matilda Kristoffersson , Relay42

Andy Letting M IDM, PG Dip DigM , Director, Disrupt the Market

Jack Lowman , Found and author, Hack Yourself

Bill MacDonald , Business Director, Karmarama

Rob Manning F IDM, PG Dip IDM , Strategy Director and Vice President, Jacob Bailey Group

Debbie McElhill , Associate, Opt-4

Chris Michael , Deputy Director, Digital, UK Ministry of Justice

Lawrence Mitchell , Marketing Director, Reed Business Information

Simon Morrissey , Partner - Media, Brands and Technology Lewis Silkin, Opt-4

Jenny Moseley F IDM , Director, Opt-4

Kelvin Newman F IDM , Director of Strategy, SiteVisibility

Mike O’Brien F IDM , Jam Partnership

Magdalene Ong , Facilitator, Cross Cultural Coach & Brand Specialist

Steven Overman , Global Chief Marketing Officer, Kodak

Greta Paa-Kerner , Marketing Consultant & Senior Lecturer, Ganduxer Consulting

Mark Patron M IDM , Digital Marketing Consultant and Non-Exec Director

Rik Pipe M IDM

Julia Porter

Stephen Pratley

Shane Redding MA Cantab, F IDM , Managing Director, Think Direct

Nicola Renshaw F IDM , Managing Director, Renshaw Communications

Tim Roe , Compliance Director, Redeye

Mike Rogers F IDM , Managing Director, Optimize

​Mark Runacus , Chair of the DMA board, Wax/On

Tomas Salfischberger , CEO and co-founder, Relay 42

John Scarrott , Trainer and Coach

Adam Sharp , MD & Co-founder, CleverTouch

Emma Shelton-Smith

Duncan Smith , Director, iCompli® Limited

PR Smith F IDM , Author, Speaker, Consultant & Founder of SOSTAC® Planning

Rosemary Smith Hon F IDM , Director, Opt-4

Nick Southgate

Rory Sutherland

Lesley Tadgell-Foster F IDM , Managing Director, Shelfline Promotional Consultancy

Sharon Tanton

Amanda Tatham

Robert Thurner F IDM , Burn The Sky

Nicola Tipp , Client Services Director, Really B2B

Tim Tucker F IDM , 23 Digital

Cliff Van Wyk

Cliff Van Wyk , Senior Lecturer, Bournemouth University

John Wallace , Advertising Copywriter

Nick Watt , Head of Operations, Digital Doughnut

Rachel Whitter , Programme Content Manager, The IDM

Jonathan Williams , Co-author of the MIDAS Alliance’s BSI Standard Pas 499.

Claire Wood , Marketing Operations Director, Deloitte

Why do it with the IDM?

Marketers who choose the IDM as their training partner make a real difference to their business, their customers’ lives and their own career.

The IDM is leading the ‘do revolution’

What counts today more than ever is not what you think, or even what you say, but what you can do. IDM qualifications and short marketing courses are designed for marketers who want to do more, faster, better.

Over the last 30 years we’ve trained over 100,000 delegates across 28 countries, from Microsoft to the BBC, John Lewis to Lego.

What will you do next in your digital, direct or data-driven career? Find out about IDM qualifications and training courses or IDM membership.

Rob was the speaker at a Mobile Marketing course my colleagues and I attended at the Institute of Direct and Digital Marketing. This course was extremely useful: it broadened my knowledge of mobile marketing and of all the opportunities it can provide. I...

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European CRM Manager at Carphone Warehouse

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