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Marcus Brown

SpecialityFounder & CEO, The Great Pitch Company
Founder & CEO, The Great Pitch CompanyMarcus has enjoyed a successful 25-year career in business development at the big players of the advertising industry such as Saatchi & Saatchi, Zenith, Young & Rubicam, Starcom, WPP and Publicis Groupe working on global pitches for Jaguar Land Rover, Microsoft, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, Visa Europe, L'Oréal, Nestlé and P&G among hundreds of others. In 2018 Marcus founded The Great Pitch Company, a pitch consultancy working with creative and media agencies and whose purpose is to help businesses achieve profitable business growth through the power of a great pitch. His team now delivers new business consultancy and training to agencies all around the world from the UK to the US to Shanghai. In 2020, knowing that ‘if you don't measure it, you can’t change it’, Marcus launched The Great Pitch Poll, an annual survey of business development practices across the industry’s top UK agencies. It measures pitching practice on a variety of fronts including mental wellbeing.