Emily Ross Bespoke works with some of Australia's most visionary businesses – from new start-ups and creative retailers through to ASX/NASDAQ-listed leadership teams, private companies and non-profit foundations. Before establishing her consultancy in 2007, she was a best-selling business journalist, author and media trainer.
My work centres around marketing, communications, critical relationshipsand business strategy consulting.Emily Ross Bespoke works on a portfolio of writing, media training, workshops, website/video production, digital content and strategy for the public and private sector.For larger projects, I collaborate with stakeholder relations expert Patricia Edwards, creative director Alex Warder, design agency The Company You Keep, Studio SPGD, digital guru Gary Cookson at 21/21, cameraman Ron Dorre, director Charlie Ford and stakeholder relations expert Tony Gray.
Clients typically pay an hourly rate for services. Emily Ross also has several equity partnerships as well as long-term pro bono arrangements with the National Justice project.
Emily Ross Bespoke has worked with clients including:
Emily Ross Bespoke is a proud pro bono supporter of the
Plus there are a whole lot of "secret squirrel"clients and projects I can't talk about.
Recent Projects
Emily Ross Bespoke was the editorial partner for the 2021 ANZ Australian Financial Wellbeing survey and the 2021 New Zealand Financial Wellbeing Survey. She collaborated with ANZ’s Financial Inclusion Team, ERD Design and a range of leading researchers and steering committee members over the lifecycle of the process to launch day on December 4, 2021.
LinkedIn “whispering” for range of clients looking to boost visibility, position themselves for new board and executive roles. Has also included Linkedin posts and articles, detailed [highly sensitive] CVs for senior positions and associated career coaching and stakeholder engagement to ensure ideal professional positioning.
Emily discusses her groundbreaking Values process with Eden Londner on the new Spotify podcast The Lotus Pod. Find out why she created this process for her clients and hear how CEOs, company directors, entrepreneurs, young students, creatives, designers and architects are using the Values Process in all parts of life.
Media training to ensure match fitness for any media encounter. Sectors including property, FMCG, law, startups and financial services. Highly tailored session with Chair, CEO and C-suite to identify key messages, run through practice interviews and ensure the entire executive team is crystal clear of their media strategy. Designed to boost skills in all aspects of stakeholder communications.
Pitch decks for a range of start ups. Taking a basic pitch deck and injecting it with best-practice creative direction, content and strategic messaging to ensure that the client and its product/service is positioned where it needs to be. Often clients are so sick of the deck that they cannot go the extra mile. That’s what I’m here for!
A range of strategic communications for the Victorian Commissioner for Environmental Sustainability including Royal Commission submission on Air Quality (editing and content); a range of detailed presentations centred on the UN Sustainable Development Goals, Zoom conferences, report editing and related content.
Design and delivery of Team Building workshops for SMEs in retail, communications and property sectors. These half-day sessions are carefully designed to encourage open conversations about the business; address key issues and allow a productive space to ensure all the team is on the same page. It is also a great way to brief staff on major business developments, clarify the mission/purpose of the business and get the team super motivated about the work ahead.
Brand workshop to develop BRAND CHARACTER, STRATEGY and CREATIVE DIRECTION for clients. In collaboration with Studio IAMALEXWARDER.
Sessions include:
Brand pillars
Stakeholder brand analysis
Mission statement
Competitor analysis
Case studies
Logo Color, Form, Structure, Functionalty
Next steps
Recent CEO feedback:
“Thank you for a brilliant session.” - May 2021.
New workshop for clients needing to take their camera skills to the next level. Ideal for company videos, webinars, results presentations, YouTubing and all other essential business communications. We look at cutaways, down the barrel, interview style, individual and group shots. Work on strengths, weaknesses and getting to know your on-camera style. Works well having c-suite groups/teams for an hour to run through the basics, then break out for one-on-one quality time with the camera.
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