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Contagious Founder Paul Kemp-Robertson to Speak at Marketing Society Breakfast Seminar

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The 10 Commandments of Marketing Success is the theme of the next Marketing Society’s breakfast seminar which takes place in the Sugar Club on Leeson Street on March 15. The keynote speaker is Paul Kemp-Robertson, the co-founder of Contagious.

After graduating from Goldsmiths College in London, Kemp-Robertson started his career at corporate communications firm Maritz before helping launch shots magazine in 1990. After a spell in commercials production, he returned to shots and became editor in 1994 and subscriptions trebled under his tenure.

In 1998 he was appointed worldwide director of creative resources at Leo Burnett in Chicago. In 2004, he co-founded Contagious with shots founder Gee Thomson and media entrepreneur John Gordon.

He has written for publications including Business 2.0 and The Guardian, as well as co-editing D&AD’s The Commercials Book. He has appeared on BBC Radio 4’s Today Programme and his talk on alternative currencies has been viewed more than 438,000 times at Ted.com.

The event kicks off at 8am on Thursday 15th and tickets cost €50 for members and €70 for non-members. For more information visit www.marketingsociety.ie or contact Irene via email Irene@marketingsociety.ie or by phone on 01 2761995.