About L&F

Long & Ferguson provide engagement strategies for small businesses, organisations, freelancers and consultants.  We tailor online digital content for websites, blogs, micro-blogging and social media.  In addition to delivering strategic thinking  we  take care of the practical day to day stuff.  Our advice is clear and comes jargon free. Social media audits are one way we can help you. We can see what’s working and where you can make improvements. We can design the right strategy for you. Or first step is to identify and understand your target customer.

Vivs Long-Ferguson FRSA ACAM

Working in London, Birminham and now Manchester. Vivs has studied volunteer engagement (ILM) and arts marketing (CIMA).  With the rise of social media and digital marketing Vivs continues to improve her knowledge and expertise.  Originally from London Vivs now lives  in Stockport, South Manchester.


Arts Marketing CIMA
Open University Arts Foundation
Volunteer Management
BFI Film Genre
Commerce & Office Practice (6th Form)

17 years with the RSA leading the Fellowship Area team. With the RSA and Eversheds Vivs led on event management, relationship and stakeholder strategies.  Other companies include Bank of New York, Citibank, Richard Ellis, King Sturge & Co, Elliot Son & Boyton, Chesterton and Oscar Faber.

Jim Ferguson

The other half of Long & Ferguson is Jim.  With a background in finance and internet marketing, Jim now runs his own online business plus advises others on internet and affiliate marketing.

A trained management account with many years experience as a senior Finance Director Jim advises on financial strategy, long-term planning, forecasting, accounting plus corporate fundraising.

Jim has worked for a number of companies across the Midlands and North West.  Manchester-born, married to Vivs and based in Stockport, South Manchester.