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
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.
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.