Media Release: Thrive Digital’s keynote on international ecommerce at the Inspiring Growth conference

SCOTTISH business leaders will learn how ecommerce can help them to drive growth and compete in international markets at a special conference in March.

Thrive Digital’s Emil Stickland has been invited to deliver a keynote speech at the Inspiring Growth conference at Edinburgh on Wednesday 22 March 2017.

The event, which takes place between 08:30 – 13:00, at Royal College of Surgeons on Nicholson Street, will showcase alternate strategies for ‘taking your business to the next level’.

Emil explained: “Increasing numbers of UK businesses and brands are now looking to international ecommerce to provide growth.

“I will be sharing some insights in how Scottish businesses can be successful in bringing their brands, products and services to the global marketplace using digital technology, based on my experience of helping companies with all aspects of their ecommerce at Thrive Digital.”

This event – which is targeted at established businesses looking to scale up – will feature a range of experts and confirmed speakers include:

* Keith Brown, Cabinet Secretary for the Economy, Jobs and Fair Work, Scottish Government;

* Stuart Lunn, CEO, Lending Crowd;

* Derek Shaw, investment director, Scottish Investment Bank;

* Paula Skinner, partner, Harper Macleod;

* Angela Morrison, founder, amiExecutive; and

* Brian Smillie, founder and CEO of Beezer.

Emil added: “Thrive Digital believe that international ecommerce should be a consideration for most businesses and I look forward to helping delegates learn how to succeed in global markets.”

To find out more about the conference:

… and use THRIVE20 to receive 20 per cent discount.


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