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Agile Rose: We are a small but agile marketing consultancy that specialises in helping membership organisations increase their bottom line. Our straightforward, practical and results focused approach ensures that we are a reliable, value for money and trustworthy partner.

We know that getting the balance between helping members and representing their profession, whilst meeting financial targets, is complex. We will take great care to understand your organisation’s issues, goals and stakeholders. We’ll deliver focused marketing solutions to help you improve your membership offer, leading to greater membership retention and growth.

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Chord UK delivers high quality member engagement via telemarketing, direct & digital marketing, data improvement and research, for clients including the British Medical Association (BMA), ACT (Association of Corporate Treasurers (ACT) and TechUK (formerly Intellect).


High quality telemarketing support during busy renewal periods, appointment-making, boosting attendance for training courses & events and qualification enrolments.


Improving prospect data and actionable insight about members and prospects – increasing ROI and improving targeting.


Clients have benefitted from returns of £17:£1 spent for member retention and acquisition and £11:£1 for event bookings and qualification enrolments.

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MemberWise offer: 10% off your first campaign/project for new clients

Contact: Amanda Gilmer, Managing Director, Chord UK Ltd
3A Goose Street, Beckington, Frome, Somerset, BA11 6SS

T: 01373 867920 / 01373 867920

Case Studies:

- Group Membership Recruitment
- Membership Retention & Acquisition
- Boosting Permission-based Marketing
- Appointment-making – Member Business Performance Improvement

We provide strategy, market research and marketing communications services to membership organisations.

Since 2005 we have offered a flexible extension to our clients' marketing resources and in doing so we often become a trusted advisor and part of a clients’ team.

Our projects help retain members, attract new members, raise the profile of our clients and deliver business development opportunities. Recent projects include:

- Copywriting and design services for membership benefits brochures.
- Providing strategic advice relating to sponsorship of events and programs.
- Developing campaigns to improve member renewal rates.
- Creating a new brand identity for a CPD training offer.
- Developing a new CPD providers network. 
- Setting up and managing qualitative research via focus groups.
- Running a number of online quantitative surveys.

As a virtual agency we pool our collective talents, experiences and skills for you, without the need for expensive overheads. It also means we all work from home, which makes us happy.

MemberWise offer: 20% discount on our fees to membership organisations.

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apt marketing is an award winning, full service marketing & PR agency that work to deliver results with a budget to suit you.
From branding to collateral, websites to social media, not to mention PR, we can deliver one aspect of your communications or all of it.

We're good too - in 2014 we were recognised with a Gold Standard accolade for our PR work thanks to recommendations from our clients, and we've also successfully delivered client campaigns with significant returns on investment - 494% return with a value of over £100,000, and a 75% growth in member numbers over five years.
More can be found on our dedicated membership website...

MemberWise Offer: We would like to offer MemberWise subscribers one month free on agreement of a 12 month contract.

Contact: Angie Petkovic,Managing Director
Email: / Tel 01242 250692

Direct Approach is an established marketing and design agency that provides the strategic thinking behind your marketing communications. Our background is rooted in publishing, direct mail and response driven campaign management.

All our staff share in our commitment to strive for creative excellence and customer satisfaction; also to always manage and deliver projects that are on brief, on time, in budget and meet our own exacting standards.

We specialise in branding, content development, membership recruitment and retention communications, exhibition and award event collateral, POS, signage and more.  Our eye-catching design is guaranteed to evoke both a pragmatic and emotional response from your members and stakeholders.

We are in the business of helping professional organisations grow their business and providing services that are priced fairly. Therefore, we will help you get the most from your marketing budget by delivering well considered and inspiring content while recommending the best channels, media and frequency. Current clients include:
•    The British Dental Association
•    Association of Corporate Treasurers
•    Emerging Payments Organisation
•    Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS)
•    The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT)

We pride ourselves on being responsive and available to help when you have an urgent project or the deadline unexpectedly changes, as ‘service’ forms the foundation of our offer.
For an informal chat about how we can help your organisation please contact Jane Rose on 01733 235 234 or email us at:

Also see our listing under ‘design and print’ for Memberwise offers and further information.

Visit the Direct Approach website

IE Design Consultancy is an award-winning agency. We tell stories through Brand, Digital, Insight and Design.
Now in our 21st year, IE has a long history of working with sector skills councils and membership organisations. We have crafted a range of innovative solutions from website design, member networking areas, registration zones, online learning platforms and vacancy databases, that have enhanced both membership engagement and recruitment.

Energy & Utility Skills, Membership Engagement Services, LABC, Skills for Care and Round Table.

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Contact: Michael Farr, 0121 237 3860,

Optimist consulting is a membership marketing consultancy, run by Abby Wright-Parkes. Abby is the go-to membership market expert and solution finder. She creates specialist, practical and cost effective solutions to help you reach your membership goals.

Abby can help you overcome your membership challenges with the following services:
-    Marketing and membership strategy development
-    Member research and consultation
-    Member retention and engagement planning
-    Digital strategy development
-    Income generation programme development
-    Auditing the membership offer
-    Content marketing planning
-    Rebranding projects

Contact Abby: Tel: 07775 810 545
Optimist Consulting’s website