Free Rural Business Breakfast Meeting – Promoting your Business – Ringmer – Monday 18th March – 8.30am – 10.30am

Rural communities across East Sussex are full of small businesses and enterprises many run by a single person, often from home or a small business facility.

In partnership with Lets Do Business Group, this event is part of a new initiative which seeks to provide an informal forum for local business people to come together and explore ways to promote your business. It also an opportunity to hear about the wide range of FREE business support on offer to assist them in growing their business and running it effectively.

Attendance is FREE and open to all types and size of business within East Sussex.


Who is this event for?

  • Anyone who would like to know more about promoting their business
  • Anyone who would like to meet and engage with other local business people
  • Anyone who already runs a rural business in East Sussex
  • Anyone who is starting or is thinking about starting their own business
  • Anyone seeking access to FREE impartial advice and guidance or any aspect of running a business


Emma Pearce, from Pearce Marketing, will take us through the key steps in marketing planning, along with tips and advice about traditional marketing techniques that can help you to promote your business. She will also mention examples of how these marketing activities can be successfully blended with digital marketing. (We have another Rural Business Breakfast on digital marketing coming up later).

Emma Pearce founded Pearce Marketing in 2008 to offer flexible, targeted and measurable marketing support to small and medium sized businesses in all sectors. She has an excellent reputation as a speaker to business audiences on marketing topics.

Pearce Marketing’s services include customer research (focus groups, telephone interviews etc.), marketing planning, social media audits and training, plus an outsourced marketing service to ensure all your traditional and digital marketing tasks get done (eg email marketing, search engine optimisation (SEO), social media advertising, websites, GDPR compliance and more).

The Pearce Marketing team has a fantastically diverse client base including manufacturers and IT companies, farm shops, professional service firms and private schools. Emma’s career includes posts with global organisations and regional firms in a number of sectors.

More about the event

  • Informal
  • Networking Opportunities
  • Light refreshments available

*** Please Bring your Business Cards ***

Event Details

Ringmer Village Hall,  Lewes Road, Ringmer  BN8 5QH Ringmer Map

Monday, 18 March 2019

08:30 to 10:30

Booking via Eventbrite


For further information, please contact Email:

Tel: 01273 473422

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