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Spark North took place at HOME Manchester on Wednesday 13th March. Thank you to everyone that joined us.

All content can be downloaded and extra information from the sessions is below. Check out pictures from the morning here 

The morning agenda covered:

The Distraction Economy - Oliver Feldwick, head of innovation at The&Partnership gave us his thought provoking view on why attention has become such a precious commodity to advertisers.

The following link for 'The Distraction Economy' includes a write-up for the individual slides. The full deck can be downloaded from the download section.

Pay Attention – PHD’s Jon Kershaw and Magnetic’s Anna Sampson introduced the key findings from Attention Please, a new insight study into the importance of quality attention.

For more information visit our insight page: 'Attention Please'
The full 'Pay Attention' insight and pillars presented by Anna Sampson can be found at payattention.media

The Passion Pound – Douglas McCabe of Enders Analysis shared their work into the Passion Pound, a white paper looking at the changing role of identity in driving behaviour and how it impacts marketing effectiveness.

For more information visit our insight page: 'Passion Pound' 

panel session including Chris McKay from Hillary’s, Rhoda Parry from TI Media and Jon Kershaw, PHD Media

The panel session with Chris McKay, Rhoda Parry, Jon Kershaw and Sue Todd

The morning closed with a panel session including Chris McKay from Hillarys, Rhoda Parry from TI Media and Jon Kershaw, PHD Media as they discussed the implication of quality attention for clients. Moderated by Magnetic CEO Sue Todd.


If you weren't able to join us and would like to find out more about any of the insight, please get in touch at spark@magnetic.media


Oliver Feldwick


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Sue Todd


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Douglas McCabe

Enders Analysis

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Anna Sampson


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Jon Kershaw

PHD Manchester

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Rhoda Parry

TI Media

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Chris McKay

Hillary's Blinds

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