Communications & Marketing

Make real connections

Our Services

Communications/ PR

ETC is an award winning communications agency that connects businesses and brands with their target audiences through engaging storytelling and PR.

We create purpose orientated communications strategies and messaging to set the tone and direction for campaigns.

We have excellent media relationships and generate online and offline media coverage and influencer endorsements to make our clients as successful, important, honest,  exciting and relevant as possible.

Our core PR services include comms strategy, press release writing, drafting and issuing media materials, liaising with media, securing profiles and interviews, acting as a press office , and providing photography and videography management.

Marketing Management

If you need an interim marketing manager or are considering a hire, but are unsure if you need someone full time, then we might be able to help.  We act as in-house marketing managers for many of our clients, and look after everything from strategy and budgets to PR, media buying, digital, social media, email campaigns, outdoor, website development, design, videography and so on.  If we don’t have the expertise in house we work with our team of creative partners to ensure the best results for you.

Content Creation and Storytelling

Everyone loves a good story and every company has a story worth telling – we want to help you tell yours.

Our team of communications experts and journalists are natural storytellers and we love nothing better than writing creative copy that inspires people and makes them feel connected.

The team at ETC can deliver your message in an engaging way, whether it’s writing content for your website, blog, social media channels, articles, ads, brochure, infographics or internal comms.

Event Management

Let us help you to plan seamless journeys, create amazing events and compelling experiences,whether live, virtual or hybrid.

We create, design, produce and deliver memorable events, from online events to festivals, corporate events, conferences and product launches, brand sampling, gala dinners and live entertainment.

As a communications company, we are natural storytellers.  It is our mission to ensure your event is thoughtfully produced and curated to create a moment that forges a lifelong impression.

We thrive on the detail and relish challenges.  And most importantly…we have the technical and creative skills to deliver.

PCO

ETC is a dedicated PCO (Professional Conference Organiser), who works with corporate and incentive groups looking to draw on our local knowledge for meetings, incentives, conferences or events.

Some of the benefits of working with us:

  • One contact and payment conduit to keep all the details in line and make it easy for you.
  • Knowledge of the finest local venues, caterers, transportation and other event services.
  • On-going relationships with vendors to obtain the best quality, service and cost.
  • Creative ideas for incentives including special events, team-building and those challenging situations

ETC is a member of Cork Convention Bureau.

Tourism Development

We inspire people to go places.

As specialists in tourism marketing, management and development, we are  passionate about helping the tourism and hospitality industry – particularly since now with the devastating impact of Covid-19.

ETC is zealous about showing you how to cut through all the marketing ‘noise’ and really connect with your customers to build an authentic and profitable tourism business.

We provide pragmatic advice, strategy and marketing for tourism groups, local authorities, community development organisations, hotels, attractions and other businesses in the tourism and leisure sector.

Our team has years of hands-on experience in the tourism industry in Ireland, which we can use to help you gain the maximum exposure.

Our services include:

  • Tourism Marketing and Promotion
  • Media engagement and Press trips
  • Branding and identity development
  • Planning and development of new tourism infrastructure.
  • Experience and destination development
  • Regional Tourism Mentoring and Training
  • Stakeholder Consultation facilitation
  • Tourism Mystery Shopper

Social Media

Social media drives engagement, engagement drives loyalty, loyalty equates to sales. People expect to be able to connect and engage with brands and organisations through social these days.  It also gives you the opportunity to listen and analyse, influence what’s being said about you online, share your knowledge and stories, offer improved customer service, develop brand and employee loyalty, show your personality, and drive sales.  Let us help to take your social to the next level.

At ETC we develop social media strategy, create content plans for posting, manage social media accounts on behalf of clients, run social advertising campaigns, provide detailed reporting, and we engage with influencers.

Digital

We can help you to get results across digital platforms including SEO, PPC, Google Adwords, Email campaigns, Facebook advertising, Mobile Advertising, Online PR and Social Media Promotions. The digital marketing world is complex and fast moving, so up-to-date knowledge is frequently the difference between success and failure.

Creative Assets

ETC works with a team of creative experts to deliver creative vision, strategy and execution, such as creative directors, photographers, videographers, art directors and graphic designers.

We pride ourselves on generating engaging and informative multimedia assets that are right for your brand.

  • Branding and Design
  • Photography
  • Videography
  • Infographics
  • Graphic Harvesting

Creative Workshops

Do you need a think-in?  Sometimes clients can be so busy and focused on the day to day running of a business that they become blind to the real ‘golden nuggets’ within their company. If you need to inject some sparkle into your marketing activity, then we can host a creative think-in or messaging workshop for your team.

Brand Building

We partner with strategic consultancy The Brand Building to help brands to find their unique selling point and to communicate creatively with impact. Together we can help you define your story, build a brand, package your products and services, develop a marketing plan, and build the creative assets you need to communicate.