Forward-looking Sprint Group appoints new sales director

Design, installation and equipment specialist Sprint Group has appointed a new sales director as part of its ambitious growth strategy. Experienced industry professional Ian Bryant joined the Worcestershire-based company as sales manager (south) in June.   Mr Bryant, who has worked in the catering equipment sector for 20 years including seven years as sales director at The Carford Group, will head up the sales force at the fast-growing firm. “My…

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CGM blog: The power of storytelling

Here’s the conundrum. We’re a storytelling species yet telling tales often has negative rather than positive connotations. Stories are how we learn from our parents as babies and communicate best as adults by citing examples, real or made up. Storytelling feeds our imagination. It’s why we read books, listen to the radio, watch films and TV – and interact endlessly online as well as at face to face events.  This…

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Centre will motivate businesses to communicate better

Chris Green Media’s new Media Centre offering inspiration, motivation and learning for businesses in Worcestershire and beyond has opened in Worcester. The Blackpole-based centre will host an innovative range of training courses, programmes, clubs and events designed to enable people and businesses to communicate better and is also the home of CGM’s PR, creative and publishing services. Managing partner Chris Green said: “We’ve run media training courses for several years…

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CGM blog: About the new CGM Media Centre

This week we are unveiling our brand new Media Centre in Worcester. We believe this is the first dedicated media training centre to open in the Midlands – which we’re billing as YOUR media training centre in the heart of England. Why? Because although we’re pleased and proud to open our own centre, it is all about the people who will use it to develop ideas, inspiration and motivation and…

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CGM Media Centre is open for business

We’re delighted to announce that the CGM Media Training Centre is now open. Based in Blackpole East in the heart of Worcester’s technology belt, our dedicated media training centre is a place to: – Be inspired with fresh thoughts and ideas – Develop your career by mastering fresh skills and be motivated to boost your business – Meet, greet and enjoy our media and communications events or host your own…

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CGM blog: The case for character marketing

“Just because you are a character it doesn’t mean you have character.” The immortal words of uber cool gangster/clean up guy Winston Wolf (Harvey Keitel) in Pulp Fiction – and one of my favourite film lines. Why? Because it rings true. Character counts – but if someone is described as ‘a character’ it usually refers to an iffy, fly-by-night sort rather than a trusty, reliable type. On the other hand,…

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Soul Business Blog – Introducing Soul Business

Welcome to the Soul Business blog from Chris Green Media. Soul Business is an entire ethos to improve your business communications – and underpins our approach at CGM  from coaching to training, hosting inspirational events and the delivery of our media relations and creative services. Our aim is to inspire and enable people to communicate better by connecting deeper. It is a better way to do business as it is…

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CGM Worcester Business Media Club – October 27

Combining media, communications and marketing training, personal development and quality networking, the CGM Worcester Business Media Club explores a range of themes and skills to inspire you to communicate better. Character marketing is the theme of the next club meeting on Friday, October 27. Presented by CGM managing partner Chris Green with occasional guest presenters, the club combines communications training, personal development and quality networking. Worcester club meetings are held…

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CGM Birmingham Business Media Club – October 20

Every meeting of the Birmingham Business Media Club explores themes, topics and skills to inspire you to communicate better. The theme of our meeting on Friday, October 20 is Character marketing. Presented by CGM managing partner Chris Green with occasional guest presenters, the club combines communications training, personal development and quality networking. Birmingham club meetings are held at Longbridge Innovation Centre, 1 Devon Way, Longbridge, B31 2TS on the third…

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