Mid and East Antrim Borough Council Businesses Set to Enjoy The Taste of Northern Ireland at Inaugural WorldHost Food Ambassador Training Programme delivered by Watson & Co. Chartered Marketing at Hastings Ballygally Castle Hotel

Mid and East Antrim Borough Council Businesses Set to Enjoy The Taste of Northern Ireland at Inaugural WorldHost Food Ambassador Training Programme delivered by Watson & Co. Chartered Marketing at Hastings Ballygally Castle Hotel

Mid and East Antrim Borough Council in association with Tourism NI, are offering an opportunity for frontline staff in the local tourism industry to take part in a globally accredited and recognised WorldHost training course. Delivered by Watson & Co. Chartered Marketing the WorldHost Food NI Ambassador programme, tailored for the local hospitality sector, will take place on 21 February 2017, from 9.30am to 3pm, in Ballygally Castle...

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Watson & Co. Chartered Marketing welcomes Erasmus exchange software developers Tim and Fabian from Germany to the team

Watson & Co. Chartered Marketing welcomes Erasmus exchange software developers Tim and Fabian from Germany to the team

Today – 6 February 2017 Watson & Co. Chartered Marketing welcomed Erasmus exchange software developers Tim and Fabian from Germany to the team. Tim and Fabian will be working in Northern Ireland at the new Watson & Co. Chartered Marketing office in E-spark, Lombard street in Belfast city centre. Their ICT focused exchange programme work placement will be centred on helping Watson & Co. Chartered Marketing launch a brand new...

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Watson & Co. Chartered Marketing provides marketing mentoring for Inspire Business Centre Exploring Enterprise Programme Participants

Watson & Co. Chartered Marketing provides marketing mentoring for Inspire Business Centre Exploring Enterprise Programme Participants

Watson & Co. Chartered Marketing provided marketing mentoring for Inspire Business Centre Ltd EEP3. (Exploring Enterprise Programme). Participants from Level Ground Coffee Shop are set to embark on launching a brand new food business where they will create and market a new range of chocolates. Founder of Watson & Co. Chartered Marketing – Christine Watson led a marketing ideation session to enable EEP3 programme participants to...

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Award Winning Marketing by Trio of Chartered Marketers in Ireland – Success on a plate as NI Food and Drink Awards Herald Eel Eat Campaign for Best Marketing Result

Award Winning Marketing by Trio of Chartered Marketers in Ireland – Success on a plate as NI Food and Drink Awards Herald Eel Eat Campaign for Best Marketing Result

Valued Watson & Co. Chartered Marketing client Lough Neagh Partnership won Tourism NI’s Year of Food and Drink Award for Best Marketing Result at a glittering event at the Culloden Hotel on 2 February 2017. The marketing campaign devised by Lough Neagh Partnership and Lough Neagh Fishermen’s Co-operative Society – an Inaugural Eel-Eat Week delivered a sales increase of 30% year on year and had restaurants across Northern...

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Watson & Co. Chartered Marketing Founder Christine Watson Accepted onto Entrepreneurial Spark Accelerator Programme

Watson & Co. Chartered Marketing Founder Christine Watson Accepted onto Entrepreneurial Spark Accelerator Programme

Watson & Co. Chartered Marketing Founder Christine Watson has been accepted onto Entrepreneurial Spark Accelerator Programme – E-Spark Themed #GoDo and in recognition that many entrepreneurs “pivot” throughout their entrepreneurial careers the Espark programme puts successful applicants through an intensive bootcamp to prepare them for their latest entrepreneurial journey before being homed in Hatchery locations across the...

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Watson & Co. Chartered Marketing participate as an Industry Marketing Expert at Inaugural Food Heartland Career Inspiration Day with Young Enterprise in Craigavon

Watson & Co. Chartered Marketing participate as an Industry Marketing Expert at Inaugural Food Heartland Career Inspiration Day with Young Enterprise in Craigavon

Watson & Co. Chartered Marketing was honoured to participate as an Industry Marketing Expert in the first Food Heartland Career Inspiration Day with Young Enterprise Northern Ireland at Craigavon Civic Centre. Founder of Watson & Co. Chartered Marketing – Christine Watson, a Young Enterprise Alumni attended the enterprising session, alongside a number of local businesses, to inspire our next generation.     About...

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WorldHost Food Ambassador Programme for businesses in Mid and East Antrim Borough Council incorporating: Larne, Carrick and Ballymena on 21 February 2017 at Ballygally Castle Hotel

WorldHost Food Ambassador Programme for businesses in Mid and East Antrim Borough Council incorporating: Larne, Carrick and Ballymena on 21 February 2017 at Ballygally Castle Hotel

  Mid and East Antrim Borough Council in association with Tourism NI, are offering an opportunity for frontline staff in the local tourism industry to take part in an accredited and recognised training course. The WorldHost Food Ambassador programme, tailored for the food and drink sector, will take place on 21 February 2017, from 9.30am to 3pm, in the Ballygally Castle Hotel. The programme gives participants the skills to deliver a warm...

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Watson & Co. Chartered Marketing demonstrate commitment to WorldHost Scotland with Visit Aberdeen and Aberdeenshire Ambassador Training Certification

Watson & Co. Chartered Marketing demonstrate commitment to WorldHost Scotland with Visit Aberdeen and Aberdeenshire Ambassador Training Certification

Watson & Co. Chartered Marketing have wrapped up 2016 with successful completion of Discover Aberdeen and Aberdeenshire Ambassador Training. After expanding the Watson & Co. Chartered Marketing WorldHost service to Scotland this year, the training demonstrates our business commitment to the Aberdeen City and Aberdeenshire region. The training provided WorldHost Trainer – Christine Watson with the latest information on Aberdeen...

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Mid and East Antrim Borough Council Appoint Watson & Co. Chartered Marketing to deliver WorldHost Food Ambassador Training

Mid and East Antrim Borough Council Appoint Watson & Co. Chartered Marketing to deliver WorldHost Food Ambassador Training

Mid and East Antrim Borough Council have appointed Watson & Co. Chartered Marketing to deliver the brand new WorldHost Food Ambassador Training Programme to service professionals working across the council area. The WorldHost Food Ambassador Programme will give staff and volunteers the skills to deliver a warm and friendly welcome to customers and visitors, and is particularly focused on their role as an ambassador for their local...

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Licensed WorldHost Trainer Christine Watson shares the gift of WorldHost Business Recognition with businesses in the Mearns of Aberdeenshire

Licensed WorldHost Trainer Christine Watson shares the gift of WorldHost Business Recognition with businesses in the Mearns of Aberdeenshire

                              An event held last weekend at Balmekewan saw the launch of the Our Mearns Tourism Association, which aims to make the Mearns an arts, cultural and heritage tourism destination. The Our Mearns initiative was established last year in response to information and knowledge gathered by the Kincardineshire Development Partnership (KDP). KDP...

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Watson & Co. Chartered Marketing founder Christine Watson celebrates 9th year of Chartered Marketer Accreditation

Watson & Co. Chartered Marketing founder Christine Watson celebrates 9th year of Chartered Marketer Accreditation

Watson & Co. Chartered Marketing founder Christine Watson has been reaccredited Chartered Marketer status for the year 2016/2017 by the world’s leading professional body for marketers – The Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM). This represents Christine’s ninth consecutive year as a Chartered Marketer. In a congratulatory letter received at the Watson & Co. Chartered Marketing office on 11 November 2016 Chief...

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Watson & Co. Chartered Marketing expands WorldHost service to the Scottish Highlands

Watson & Co. Chartered Marketing expands WorldHost service to the Scottish Highlands

      Licensed WorldHost Trainer Christine Watson who founded Watson & Co. Chartered Marketing over a decade ago has committed to assisting rural villages and tourism hot spots in Scotland achieve WorldHost Destination accreditation for excellence in customer service.   Enhancing accessibility by bringing the licensed suite of training programmes directly to rural areas, Watson & Co. Chartered Marketing will be...

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Watson & Co. Chartered Marketing appointed to deliver WorldHost Principles of Customer Service Training to National Trust property Castle Ward

Watson & Co. Chartered Marketing appointed to deliver WorldHost Principles of Customer Service Training to National Trust property Castle Ward

  Watson & Co. Chartered Marketing Licensed WorldHost Trainer and Chartered Marketer Christine Watson has been appointed to deliver the internationally acclaimed WorldHost Principles of Customer Service Training course to service professionals at National Trust property Castle Ward in Strangford, County Down, Northern Ireland.   The WorldHost programme has been delivered to over one million people...

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Watson & Co. Chartered Marketing accredited to deliver WorldHost Food Ambassador Training to Local Councils

Watson & Co. Chartered Marketing accredited to deliver WorldHost Food Ambassador Training to Local Councils

                              Watson & Co. Chartered Marketing founder and WorldHost Licensed Trainer Christine Watson has been accredited by People 1st and Tourism Northern Ireland to deliver the brand new innovative WorldHost Food NI Ambassador Training programme. Programme delivery will be led by Tourism Northern Ireland in partnership with local councils. The...

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Local Greyabbey community volunteers commit to world class customer service delivery

Local Greyabbey community volunteers commit to world class customer service delivery

8 voluntary service professionals in Greyabbey have joined an army of over one million WorldHost accredited service providers worldwide in committing to the delivery of world class customer service excellence in the village. The 8 local men and women from Greyabbey Community Association, all successfully completed the globally renowned full day accredited WorldHost Principles of Customer Service training programme and personally signed...

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WorldHost poetry by Linen Hall Library Graduate: Deborah Douglas

WorldHost poetry by Linen Hall Library Graduate: Deborah Douglas

When Nicola Bothwell of NB Chartered Marketing and Christine Watson of Watson & Co. Chartered Marketing won the PR contract for Funeral Services Northern Ireland, part of the Co-operative Group a sensitive marketing challenge began. One of the key recommendations from our initial PR audit was the launch of a National Poetry Competition and www.fsni-nationalpoetrycomp.co.uk was born The competition launches for a fifth year in 2016 and has...

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Giving the gift of WorldHost customer service‬ excellence to Nu-Delhi Lounge Belfast

Giving the gift of WorldHost customer service‬ excellence to Nu-Delhi Lounge Belfast

Belfast‬ ‪‎hospitality‬ client of Watson & Co. Chartered Marketing ‪ – Indian restauranteur: Naz at Nu-Delhi Lounge Belfast successfully completed the WorldHost Principles of Customer Service training programme. Four service professionals who work across Naz’ restaurants in Belfast – Nu Delhi Lounge and Slums, and his Spice restaurants in Lisburn and Templepatrick have now joined over one million service professionals...

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WorldHost Customer Service Excellence for the Eventsec team at The SSE Odyssey Arena and Odyssey Pavilion

WorldHost Customer Service Excellence for the Eventsec team at The SSE Odyssey Arena and Odyssey Pavilion

Rodney and his team who provide security for the SSE Arena, Belfast & Odyssey Pavilion successfully completed the WorldHost Customer Service‬ and Northern Ireland ‪Ambassador‬ – welcoming visitors to their destination training and City & Guilds qualifications with Watson & Co. Chartered Marketing. WorldHost is a leading campaign aimed at raising customer service standards in Northern Ireland. With proven expertise in...

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James at The Dock honesty box Café completes world-class customer service training with Watson & Co. Chartered Marketing

James at The Dock honesty box Café completes world-class customer service training with Watson & Co. Chartered Marketing

James who runs honesty box coffee shop The DOCK Cafe successfully completed the WorldHost ‪Customer Service‬ and ‪Ambassador‬ training programme achieving City and Guilds vocationally recognised level 2 qualifications with Licensed WorldHost Trainer: Christine Watson, at Watson & Co. Chartered Marketing. This place is a must visit in the Titanic Quarter destination of Belfast – you can bring in a packed lunch or grab food of...

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WorldHost Customer Service Excellence at Belfast WOW

WorldHost Customer Service Excellence at Belfast WOW

Congratulations to RSPB Northern Ireland ‪Belfast‬ WOW Team Warden: Chris Sturgeon who was presented his WorldHost NI ‪Customer Service‬ and ‪Ambassador‬ – welcoming visitors to their destination certificates and City & Guilds qualifications this week ‪Watson & Co. Chartered Marketing Licensed WorldHost‬ trainer Christine Watson had been to Belfast’s Window on Wildlife (WOW), 100 Airport Road West, Belfast...

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Watson & Co. Chartered Marketing Founder Christine Watson Graduates from Google Squared Programme

Watson & Co. Chartered Marketing Founder Christine Watson Graduates from Google Squared Programme

Founder of Watson & Co. Chartered Marketing Christine Watson has been accredited a Google Square. Graduating from the innovative digital marketing leadership course developed with Google, Squared online is  endorsed by IPA, IAB and NABS and accredited by The CPD Standards Office. To achieve the qualification Christine completed more than 130 hours of practical learning and worked on programmatic advertising, customer journey mapping,...

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WorldHost Celebration and Certificate Presentation at Stormont

WorldHost Celebration and Certificate Presentation at Stormont

Watson & Co. Chartered Marketing celebrates excellence in customer service with a WorldHost certificate presentation in the Long Gallery Stormont hosted by DEL Minister Dr Stephen Farry.   WorldHost Trainer Christine Watson, said: “It was an ambitious undertaking to personally train more than 1,000 delegates but I’m thrilled that my training has enabled so many employees and local businesses in the tourism, hospitality and retail...

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WorldHost GEM Awards presented to Stranmillis University College

WorldHost GEM Awards presented to Stranmillis University College

Service professionals across Stranmillis University College successfully completed the WorldHost Principles of Customer Service Training Programme with Christine Watson at Watson & Co. Chartered Marketing. Following delivery of the programme both Chatz Catering and Betty’s Coffee Shop which are located within Stranmillis campus were accredited WorldHost Business Recognition status for excellence in customer service. Christine Nesbitt...

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Content is King Context is Queen – CIM’s annual Ireland Board Chair’s Lunch

Content is King Context is Queen – CIM’s annual Ireland Board Chair’s Lunch

  Written by Gavin Walker | Originally Posted on Business First Online  June 4, 2015   Context replacing Content as King of the Digital Marketplace   Bill Gates’ famous phrase: ‘Content is King’ is the mantra for the digital age, but many marketers believe it should be replaced by ‘context’ as the most vital factor in reaching customers. The Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM) Ireland Board will be giving...

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Mourne accommodation providers gear up to provide a world-class visitor welcome

Mourne accommodation providers gear up to provide a world-class visitor welcome

7 local accommodation providers have taken steps this week to enhance their customer service delivery in advance of the 2015 peak tourist season which will bring visitors from all over the world to Newcastle and its surrounding areas when the 2015 Irish Open comes to the Mournes this May Meelmore Lodge, White Gate Lodge, Chances Mourne View, Mourne Heights, Kribben Cottage, Hollybush house, Chestnutt Holiday Parks and Kilkeel Development...

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