Internet marketing consultancy and training provider Hallam Communications has been appointed by ArtsDerbyshire to develop and deliver its online marketing strategy.

Hallam ( has been commissioned to produce a long term Internet marketing strategy for the site, as well as project managing the resulting marketing and e-communications plan.

The Arts Derbyshire site will be officially launched in February 2007, and aims to be the recognised leader of arts information in Derbyshire. The site will enable members of the public to learn more about the arts in Derbyshire, and will act as an information resource and support mechanism for people working in the arts.

Artists, arts organisations, and arts venues will be targeted in 2007, prompting them to register on the site. They will have the opportunity to provide details of forthcoming arts events, arts venues for hire, artist profiles, and opportunities to take part in arts activities.

Susan Hallam, Managing Director of Hallam Communications comments: “I’m very pleased to be working with ArtsDerbyshire at this exciting time. By committing time and effort to developing their Internet marketing strategy, the managers of the new website will set a solid foundation for achieving success in supporting and promoting the creative arts economy in Derbyshire.”


For further information contact:

Susan Hallam
tel: +44 (115) 933 5640

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About Hallam Communications Ltd

Hallam Communications was established in 2000, and is one of the East Midland’s leading providers of Internet marketing consultancy and training. Hallam advises its clients in online marketing techniques such as search engine marketing techniques, email marketing campaigns, blogging, and online press releases.

Hallam specialises in working with small and medium sized businesses, and has developed specific expertise in working in the arts and creative sectors. Hallam was instrumental in developing the Web Academy, a three day online marketing Masterclass for small businesses in the East Midlands.

About ArtsDerbyshire is an initiative managed by The Derbyshire Arts Partnership, a consortium of Local Authorities and Arts Council England, East Midlands, which seeks to develop the creative arts economy across the county of Derbyshire, including the unitary authority of Derby City.

Published on: 12:00AM on 8th January 2007