Find out how some of our clients have benefited from our courses.
Tristian Greenfield, Great Orme Brewery
Management Training Programme
With a move to larger premises imminent and new brewery tours on the horizon, it promises to be a busy but exciting summer for The Great Orme Brewery. To prepare for the new developments Sales Manager Tristian Greenfield is benefitting from Elevate Gogledd’s management training programme, as new staff are to be taken on in the expansion process.
Carys Anne Hughes, Fine Artist and Sculptor
Carys Anne attended Elevate's 'Artist Facilitator Skills' and 'Professional Practice' courses
Carys Anne Hughes, a fine artist and sculptor, has a lot to be looking forward to right now. She’s excited to be moving into new studio space in Colwyn Bay and the recent courses she has completed with Elevate have given her new opportunities she didn’t previously think possible. Through the training, Carys Anne has come to realise that her creativity as an artist can be complemented by gaining the practical skills needed to run a successful small business.
Anna Hughes, Crest Co-operative Ltd
Anna attended Elevate’s funded courses in Visual, Integrated and Social Media Marketing
Anna Hughes is Marketing Manager at Crest Co-operative Ltd in Llandudno Junction. She attended Elevate’s funded courses in Visual, Integrated and Social Media Marketing and feels they have given her really useful work-based skills she can now put into practice on a daily basis.
Rosie Kressman, Fresh Bocs – an Innovative Idea with an Inspiring Creator
Introduction to Social Media Marketing, Social Media Marketing and Visual Merchandising: Digital Images
Fresh Bocs, is a new web-based shop, selling fresh, locally grown, and ethically sourced produce. There are currently around 200 products on the site and part of the attraction of the service offered is free delivery in Bangor and at locations in the surrounding area. The venture is the brainchild of Rosie Kressman who was inspired, initially, by the calibre of local producers in North Wales and the quality of their produce.
Dr Carol Michael, Superfix Supplements
Introduction to Social Media Marketing & Social Media Marketing Courses
Dr Carol Michael established Superfix Supplements, a Gwynedd based business over 5 years ago. Carol recognised that Social Media was becoming an increasingly important way of communicating with her existing and potential customers who are based around the world. “I’m running a business which is expanding rapidly so I really don’t have time to waste, what I like about these courses are their practical nature” says Carol.
Kevin Stables, Latin American Dreams
Kevin has completed four Elevate courses including two social media courses, a visual marketing course and an MS Office Skills course.
Whilst many of us only dream about creating a business based on our passion Kevin Stables has turned his dream into a reality. In 2013 Kevin and his Peruvian business partner launched Latin America Dreams a travel company specialising in bespoke holidays in South America. The business draws on Kevin’s tourism background, his experience of living in South America and his enthusiasm for the region.