Getting found online can be tough; most markets are very fiercely competitive, larger companies seem to dominate the search engines and there are endless options when it comes to spending your marketing budget.
In this free seminar, we’re partnering with Google and Portsmouth City Council to help you overcome these challenges. We’ll be sharing business and growth insights from the region as well as showing you all the latest search marketing tools and techniques to help you stay one step ahead of your competitors.


Refreshments – 9am

Intro – 9.15am

Part 1: Regional insights – Portsmouth City Council (9.30-10am)

  • Current status of business in the area
  • Where the opportunities lie
  • What help is available

Part 2: Increasing online visibility and sales – Vertical Leap & Google (10am-12pm)

This section is not specific to companies in Portsmouth but relevant to all companies

  • How to make sure you get found online
  • The latest search marketing tools you should be using
  • Increasing conversions/sales

Part 3: Presentation from Lendy (12pm-12.30pm)

  • Story behind their growth
  • How they overcame challenges in a competitive market
  • Tips and advice


Mark Pembleton role city council

Mark Pembleton
Economic Growth Manager
Portsmouth City Council

Chris Pitt, Head of Marketing

Chris Pitt
Head of Marketing
Vertical Leap

Steve Masters, Services Director

Steve Masters
Services Director
Vertical Leap


Duncan Sills
PPC Specialist
Vertical Leap


Sabrina Garufi
Agency Dev’t Manager

When and where?

Date: Tuesday 20th March 2018
Time: 9am – 12.30/1.00pm
Location: Lakeside North Harbour, Western Road, Portsmouth, Hampshire, PO6 3EN
Room: Auditorium – check out the virtual tour here (the auditorium is on the right hand side)

Book your free seminar place

To reserve your seat, please email Michelle Hill on