Inkvine provides strategic direction and advanced training for fast-paced technology firms, through the application of market research and the development of custom reporting tools.
We work with established technology companies and a small number of HPSUs to help accelerate growth. We work with a limited number of clients at any one time with a focus on expert, scalable business solutions for the marketing and communications function.
Work is done on a project basis, with clearly defined expectations and deliverables. We are committed to delivering solutions that are creative, effective and remarkable. We chose our clients based on shared values of trust and respect.
InkVine Consulting was founded by brother and sister Ian and Emily Ross, who have both spent many years working for Ireland’s most remarkable technology firms.
Emily Ross is a digital expert with multiple qualifications in marketing, PR, events and analytics. She has worked across technology, not-for-profit, start-up and agencies. Ian Ross is a digital creative expert who spent over 20 years with Esat, BT and Openet Telecom.
We provide our clients with the insights, roadmaps, tools and materials they need to grow. In-house our team includes full time experts in UX, analytics, SEO, PR, comms and reporting.
The Mary Poppins Protocol
Inkvine is a specialist consultancy that is the opposite of a marketing agency. We don’t look for more hours, or greater spend, or long term relationships. We like to solve tricky problems that have a start, a middle and an end. That’s what we’re good at! Our goal is to help you stand on your own two feet. we’ll share our knowledge, our network and our skills to get you where you need to go, and we’ll build custom tools that will enable you to succeed long term.
Using tried and tested processes, we work with companies to deliver go-to-market strategy. Four simple steps leaves you with a workable roadmap for your business. It delivers a working strategy, tactics, targets and costs – a plan for success.
Planning for Success
We offer a range of bespoke services and the development of custom reports. These include creating a go-to-market strategy, conducting intelligent market research, managing PR, and strengthening your website through creating an effective link-building-strategy. Learn more about our full list of growth focused services.
The companies we work with have a few commonalities. They are excited for the future and have a strong growth mindset. They are eager to learn, push boundaries and overcome challenges. Above all, they see an ever changing business environment and are willing to evolve with it. We work with clients that care about the things we do – agility, innovation and respect. Take a look at some of the amazing companies we work with – Our Clients.
Emily Ross is the co-founder of Inkvine. She is an experienced business advisor with over 18 years commercial experience in marketing and technology. She has served as MD of Brightspark PR, Corporate Sponsorship Manager of UNICEF Ireland and Director of Marketing and Communications at WhatClinic.com.
Emily is passionate about technology, start-ups and helping businesses grow. She has written for national publications such as the Irish Times, Image, Gloss, and lectured for LIT, CMI and Irish Times Training. She is the co-founder of SportsTech Ireland, a not-for-profit that helps to position Ireland as a leading destination for sports technology and innovation. She was recently appointed as Advisory Board Member at SXSW.