Come and see us at The Herefordshire Rural Business Advice Day on Wednesday 22 November 2017 at The Three Counties Hotel in Hereford, and enter our prize draw to win an award-winning *cream tea for 2 at the wonderful Trumpet Corner Tearooms, Gallery and Gardens.

This year you’ll get all round business advice from our stand, literally right from the ground up, as we’re partnering with two other amazing businesses, Eat Sleep Live Herefordshire (ESL) Herefordshire’s leading destination marketing company and Top 25 Grand Designs architect Garry Thomas of Thomas Studio.

Minx Media offers consultancy advice and support in Marketing, Sales and Leadership skills.  We identify with how tough it is to set up and maintain a business when, as well as owning it, you work within it too and help develop your growth strategies, direction and give structure to your business and marketing plans.

ESL will be alongside us telling you how you can be part of the tourism revolution in Herefordshire and this year Top 25 Grand Designs architect Garry Thomas offers support and discussions on challenging rural planning issues.

So, if you’re looking to convert or enhance your rural buildings for tourism, need marketing support or just fancy winning the cream tea, come to our stand and get the conversation going.

*T&C’s apply

Does a business really need a website?

Does a business really need a website?

Does a business really need a website? It’s a question I’ve begun to ask myself, and other consumers, more frequently as I watch the rise in social media platforms being used for business information promotion.

One of my companies is a signposting portal that promotes great visitor destinations including events and foodie locations. We have links directly back to the Members’ websites, so that they get the direct enquiries and can also track how their marketing with us is performing. But more and more businesses are not operating with a website and want us to signpost to their Facebook page.

They include hairdressers, food & drink retailers, restaurants, events, activities and others.

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HMB Expo

Minx Media exhibits at Hereford April 2017 Expo

Minx Media Ltd was delighted to exhibit alongside Eat Sleep Live Herefordshire  (ESL) at The Hereford Means Business Expo this week.

It was great to meet so many people from the local business community and to offer support to Herefordshire’s businesses in Marketing and Sales and Management skills.

ESL were giving away copies of the brand new 2017 Ultimate Herefordshire Guide much to the delight of recipients (don’t forget you can order you copies through our distributor here.) We are also ran a competition to win afternoon tea for 2 at Aylestone Court Hotel in Hereford. Winner to be announced soon.

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ESL Social Media Course – Tips & Tricks

Minx Media Ltd is delighted to be supporting some new courses for 2017 in association with Eat Sleep Live Herefordshire. and aimed at Herefordshire Tourism Businesses.

There is a reduced rate for ESL Members but the courses are open to both members and non-members.

The first of these was held last week at Dunfield House in Kington. The staff at Dunfield treated us to refreshments including delicious homemade cake.

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Herefordshire Rural Business Advice Day

Minx Media Ltd was delighted  to exhibit alongside Eat Sleep Live Herefordshire  (ESL) at this year’s Rural Business Advice Day, to offer support to Herefordshire’s businesses in Marketing, Sales and Management skills. A diverse cross-section of businesses were on hand offering everything from access to satellite broadband (a large concern in Herefordshire), estate management, insurance, legal advice and agricultural services, plus small business support from the FSB.

Team Minx chatted with business owners diversifying into the food & drink trade, tourism, activities and ploughing their furrow to develop growth strategies and direction.

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Minx Media client, Lowe Farm Bed & Breakfast, has won a prestigious national award for excellence from Visit England.

With every region represented, the 2016 ROSE awards were presented to just 100 tourism providers across England as Visit England’s industry honour in Recognition Of Service Excellence, designed to showcase those establishments that provide the warmest of welcomes. The 100 recipients include places where the owners, managers and staff really know how to delight their customers, irrespective of their star rating, style or type of accommodation.