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The world of KAT Marketing is fast moving as is the industry we work in, so keep in touch with what we and the marketing world is up to on our blog.

Moving Forward with Virtual Events

The outbreak of Covid-19 led to a lot of changes in both our personal and professional lives. Having to comply with social distancing guidelines had a huge impact on businesses whose services require their customers to be within fairly close…


Mental Health Awareness Week 2020

‘Be kind’ will be words that you will have come across a lot recently, especially on social media. In these trying times, there can be little doubt that we’re all struggling in one way or another, and the overwhelming message…


It’s the year of the Octopus!

New Year, Chinese Year, whatever year – 2020 is the year of the octopus, you mark my words. Well, for Essex anyway. Octopus Ahoy! In Celebration of the Mayflower is the summer trail, taking place from 4th July-12th September, over…


Colchester Quizzing

KAT loved launching an annual Colchester quiz in association with Barclays Bank at the Wivenhoe House Hotel this month – in aid of The Ark Centre for autistic children. Teams of avid quizzers came together to raise over £4,000 at an…


The Bear Diaries 2018

In aid of The Colchester NSPCC Business Group we have teamed up with Build-A-Bear for a new and unique fundraising event to raise money to help the safety of children. The NSPCC are the leading children’s charity who aim to…


Individual Marketing for the Masses

Anyone who has ever spent hours painstakingly customising their MySpace profile will be able to recognise how far the world has come in creating a personal, custom experience – especially on a digital level. Compared with the days of dial-up…


Christmas in the sun

Selfridges became the first London department store to embrace Christmas yesterday with 147 days to go till the big day! Their Christmas shop opened with jingle bells ringing out, Father Christmas greeting shoppers and the store bedecked with tinsel and…


Eye Catching Events

When you are competing for an audience in a competitive market and trying to ensure your target audience chooses your event rather than another then making your event stand out is key. In May the KAT Marketing team are in…


The WOW Factor

Telling people you organise events generally elicits one of two responses “Wow that’s exciting” or “Wow, that’s terrifying…so much to remember, lots of responsibility and pressure etc” and I suppose both are true in part.  Planning an event may appear…


“A Night in Neverland” – Purrfection!

The KAT team have had a great time organising the eighth Colchester NSPCC Business Group’s Emerald Ball a glittering, fun filled evening! The Peter-Pan inspired event held at Wivenhoe House was full of surprises and magic courtesy of Version Events…