Representative Profile

Mark Herring

MD

Talent Lab Ltd

Mark Herring

Events attending

  • London networking events - Urbano Members July networking evening & quiz

    Friday Jul 17th 2020

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Events attended

  • Urbano London Online Networking Brunch Thursday June 25th

    Thursday Jun 25th 2020

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  • Urbano London Online Networking Brunch Thursday June 18th

    Thursday Jun 18th 2020

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  • London networking event - Urbano Build & UWACTE networking breakfast on Zero Carbon in Construction

    Wednesday May 20th 2020

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  • Urbano Zero Carbon in Construction speaker breakfast - April 2020

    Thursday Apr 23rd 2020

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  • Urbano Members at MIPIM 2020

    Tuesday Mar 10th 2020

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About Mark

For over 15 years I have run my own creative agency called TalentLab Ltd, where I have worked on client projects and my own initiatives. My own projects have included creating and developing Urbano Network, formed in 21011. Before that I created Business Junction and now working on Brialto, a online business networking and event management platform currently in beta.

I initially trained as a theatre director and use the disciplines of staging a performance in my work. I call this 'audience thinking'. I also make sure that every project Talent Lab works on follows five rules: ISEEC - Inspire. Surprise. Encourage. Excite. Challenge.

It is these rules that drive all my work including running Urbano Network.

As a consultant, I help clients in the professional and service sectors with their branding, marketing and increasingly networking strategies, helping them deliver bottom-line growth using a host of modern business tools including online and the web, events, exhibitions, and lost of ideas that managements can adopt to grow their companies.

Projects I have created, written and directed include £1M+ brand development programme, marketing/brand skills workshops, presentation training, script writing and directing of corporate videos, event hosting and even comedy.

I also specialise in helping companies and individuals develop an effective networking strategy for themselves or their staff. I offer training that helps approaches at events and making networking a seamless part of the marketing mix, having delivered 1,000 events and facilitated connections between thousands of people and companies.

Talent Lab's client list includes: LloydsTSB, Alcatel, Royal Mail, FirstGroup, Spectrecom, Fine Art Wealth Management, Redington, Blue2 Finance, Silverman Sherliker, Trafic and many smaller businesses across all sectors.

That you are reading this and typing your own profiles on this website is down to me :)

Personal Interests

Music
Leyton Orient FC
Worcestershire Cricket Club
Cooking, food and wine, not necessarily in that order
Films
Crosswords
I speak Spanish and understand Catalan
All things Spanish having lived in Barcelona for four years

I have been associated with Shoreditch since 2002 and before that Spitalfields since 1991, so new media, the internet and social/business media are in my DNA.

Mark is a representative of Talent Lab Ltd:

Talent Lab Ltd
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