BIMA Breakfast – celebrating Social Media Day 2017

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Join us in the global celebration of Social Media Day on 30th June. Grab a coffee, a pastry, meet some new faces. Hear some fascinating insights from our diverse and talented social media panel with a range of backgrounds. In this interactive and informal session, we’ll be exploring a full 360 view of the latest trends and innovation in social media.


09:00 am – Arrive, coffee and networking

09:15 – Talks kick off

10:30 am – Talks end


This event is free to attend thanks to our event partners 29Studios but you do need to register to book your place.


We’ve got a stellar panel lined up for this event in the super cool 29 Studios’ Pirate Lounge. Joining agency experts from Dog and 29Studios will be speakers from the brand and influencer landscape. A well-rounded group with perspectives ranging across content, strategy, commercial, community and innovation – a social media event not to be missed!

Supercharging strategy: The role of audiences
Laura Haggerty, Strategy Partner, Dog

Content is King, Context is God
Kev O’Neil – CEO & Founder of 29studios

How See Me uses social media and campaigning to show that it is okay to speak about mental health and it should be a topic of everyday conversation
Nick Jedrzejewski – Communications Manager at See Me

Laura Haggerty, Strategy Partner, Dog
With over 15 years’ professional experience developing marketing and media strategies for global brands, Laura is skilled at creating a multichannel marketing mix that meets clients’ needs in terms of communication ambition and commercial performance.

An industry leader, she holds in depth knowledge of how brands can exploit and optimise the opportunities presented by technologies, marketing and media within changing marketing and consumer landscapes.

Commercially focused and dynamic in her approach, Laura holds a granular understanding of ad and marketing technologies, and how to leverage these tools for client and customer benefit. Laura works as a strategy partner to brands including L’Oréal, Heineken, Scottish Enterprise and Bibby Financial Services.

Kev O’Neil, CEO and Founder, 29Studios
Designer, Entrepreneur, Presenter, Founder and CEO of 29studios a successful Video Marketing Agency specialising in Video Campaigns and Workshops that drive sales for your business through strategy, content, distribution & analytics.

Kev has crafted every company he started based on insight and knowledge. With an instinctive ability to guide businesses in adopting emerging trends, he has pioneered change-culture in all my entrepreneurial ventures.

As a key speaker and trainer on Make Intelligent Video, the insight you will gain will supercharge your business.

“I started my Entrepreneurial journey parallel to my wife Gillian in 1998 when we were both 29 and we have been building and growing businesses together with a focus in the creative and technology arena. Together we are a force to be reckoned with.”

Nick Jedrzejewski, Communications Manager, SeeMe
Nick Jedrzejewski is the Communications Manager at Scotland’s national programme to end mental health discrimination, See Me. He has been at the programme for over three years, promoting the programme in the media. His role also involves working on the social media channels, website, media volunteer programme, writes the newsletters, works the on campaigns and creates some of their video content.


Fri, 30 Jun 2017
08:00 - 09:30


29studios, Pirate Lounge,

The Pirate Lounge, 29 Studios, 84 Miller St, Glasgow G1 1DT



Anna Doyle

Employer Liaison Officer, University of Glasgow

A member of the BIMA Team since 2012, Anna‘s time is focused on the day-to-day operations of BIMA, building BIMA communities across regions and disciplines and, best of all, spending time with BIMA members to learn more about their business challenges and aspirations. Based in Glasgow, Anna is also responsible for delivering member services and support for BIMA Scotland. Everyday offers a new insight.

Previous experience includes 4 years in the BBC Arabic Service newsroom, heading up a pan-BBC World Service change management programme, and working in a diverse range of industries from financial derivatives trading, petroleum engineering and spring manufacturing.

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