Here we catch up with Jeff Thompson at Virtual College to discuss his views on joining Digital Union...
What is your main motivation for joining Digital Union?
Our aim is simple: to help businesses to grow by providing resource and skills development for in-house digital marketing and social media deployment. We believe that this can be value adding for members.
What are your first impressions of Digital Union?
That it is proactive in terms of member engagement, able to listen, respond, advise and influence the agenda.
Are there specific elements of your membership you think you will utilise more than others?
The opportunity to network with other members and provide input as appropriate.
What are your thoughts on the tech/digital/creative scene here in the North East?
That it’s a very exciting time and the more that we work together the greater are the potential benefits.
How do you see the scene evolving over the next few years?
Why should someone relocate to the North East and/or invest here?
Whilst competition will and should always be a driver Digital Union is a good example of the greater benefits of collaboration. We have a lot of talented and enthusiastic people.
Anything else you wish to add?
Just to wish all fellow members every success for the future!
You can check out Virtual College here.