Christian Russell-pollock-Marketing-Guru

Christian Russell-Pollock

/ Head of Marketing
/ Brand Strategist

We asked our Digital Marketing guru – What is your secret for success?

Having a passion brings focus. When I leave the office I puruse my ambition to succeed as a stand-up comedian. I have perfomed all over the UK supporting some of the finest exponents of the art. Arthur Smith and Simon Evans are among my favourite acts I have worked with. 

My passion feeds into my love for quality marketing. I have curated my own branded events and written stacks of original material. I’ve also developed an online course for those that are starting out on their own journey.  

I have over a decade’s experience as a Digital Marketing specialist. During that time, I have shaped the strategies of giants like Coca-Cola, Skype and British Airways, as well as supporting the little guys. I see myself as your navigator, building you a strategy to get you to where you need to be.

Confidence comes from consistent results. One of my favourite areas of marketing is within the events sector. I have sold out shows for Elton John, Sean Lock and Jason Manford. I’ve initiated and influenced sponsorship deals with Lotus F1 and Dior. 

To me, a good marketing strategy is simple: 

Broadcast engaging content to targeted consumers. Back this strategy up with solid research. This simple phrase is a mantra that I live by, and it is delivered as a two-part process. 

Understand who your customers are, what their issues are, and how they buy.  Tell those people what you do, how you will solve their problems, and why you are the best choice.

Sustainable marketing has to be results-driven. Ultimately, our plan needs to grow both your business and your profits. I’ve taken brands from inception to seven-figure turnovers. 

My passion is Marketing Strategy. The joy of helping a company realise it’s ambitions is addictive. Both JUT, and I want you to succeed, so if you aim to sell out a real-world/virtual event, partner with the right people, grow your business, or launch a product, then I am ready to talk with you. 

Website | LinkedIn | Projects worked on

 

Other interests:

Football. Weightlifting. Hill Walking.

Proudest Moment:

Completing a 36-mile ultra-marathon with my girlfriend.

Two Interesting Facts:

I was once the mascot for Eastbourne Borough Football Club and had to dress up as a massive owl. 

I lived in a caravan for 18 months.

Biggest Achievement:

Winning the Ha-Ha Comedy award in 2019.

Unfulfilled Dream:

To write a sitcom