Unlocking potential in brands and the people behind them

Through marketing and innovation training, coaching and consultancy

We love to collaborate with brands of all sizes to unlock their growth potential.

LockSmith is Chris Lock and Alex O'Rourke (nee Smith). Between us, we have nearly 50 years’ experience gained in multinationals like Diageo and Coca-Cola as well as start-ups and SMEs such as Fever Tree, Feel Unique and Lily’s Kitchen. We bring all of that experience to bear when working with clients.

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How can LockSmith Help?

Training Courses

We offer marketing and innovation courses that can be run off the shelf or tailored to your needs

  • The Key to Brand Building
  • The Key to Innovation
  • The Key to Customer Marketing
  • Unlocking Amazing Briefs
  • Unlocking Commercial Marketing Skills
  • Unlocking Brand Positioning
  • Unlocking Digital Marketing

Coaching and Mentoring

We work with individuals, teams and founders to unlock their full potential through coaching

  • One to one career and life coaching
  • High performance team development
  • Mentoring
  • Business partnering

Solving Brand Issues

We collaborate with you to solve your marketing and innovation challenges

  • Marketing and Innovation Strategy
  • Growth strategy
  • Brand positioning
  • Writing a creative brief
  • Marketing plans
  • Innovation pipelines
  • Digital marketing and eCommerce
  • Resource planning for marketing activity

What’s it like working with LockSmith?


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LockSmith Clients

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Unlocking amazing briefs

Unlocking Amazing Briefs

We’ve got an exciting announcement.  We’ve launched a new course called, ‘Unlocking Amazing Briefs’ and…