Hi, I’m Simon. I’m the founder of BRANDBRIGHT, a brand development and marketing consultancy based in Durban, South Africa. With a passion for helping people and businesses stand out in the market, I focus on building an understanding of target markets, crafting brand identities and messaging, and the effective utilisation of marketing channels to build brands.
Consulting to brands and individuals locally and globally means that I have a finger on the pulse of the latest branding trends and practices.
Simon delivered his keynote on “Are You Projecting The Brand You Think You Are?” at our recent Marketing Indaba Conference in Sandton. His presentation was well received and his applied knowledge in the field of branding is inspiring. Thanks Simon for sharing!
I’ve had the privilege of working with Simon on a few projects where his expertise was needed. He is methodical, insightful and passionate about what he does. Plus, he’s just a great guy to deal with! What he produced impressed both myself and my clients and I can highly recommend him.
Simon was a fantastic speaker for our Durban Entrepreneurs Club. He was received well by our members and guests due to his friendly, down to earth and engaging nature as well as his knowledge on the topic of branding.
Simon Grainger from BrandBright Consultancy is an enthusiastic, modern-minded brand strategist. He has the knowledge and practicality to prove it and has given me as a young aspiring entrepreneur the stepping stones towards establishing my brand. I’d highly recommend him!
After receiving numerous recommendations to meet up with Simon to see what opportunities existed for collaboration, we recently had the opportunity to work together on the rebranding of a local architectural firm. Simon proved to be invaluable to the process. Following that, he has since proven with other projects we’ve worked on together, to be hugely insightful, highly passionate about delivering a premium product and generally a complete pleasure to work with. His concise and distilled input has been a huge asset to my business.
Simon’s speaks with authenticity and love for his field of branding. He is engaging, approachable, and knowledgeable, and I recommend him as a sincere speaker who walks his talk.
Moving your brand into a new category, product, or service can be a great way to generate new revenue for your business. The success (or failure) of any brand extension, is hinged on its ability to fit within your brand’s architecture and its ability to successfully leverage your brand’s equity. In my talk, at theNovember 25, 2019
I really subscribe to Malcolm Gladwell’s 10 000-hour rule that if you dedicate the time, you can master your subject. The same goes for presenting. In my line of work, I am constantly presenting whether it be to a client or at an industry talk on branding. As I continue on my path to masteringOctober 22, 2019
While visiting my favourite bookstore, Exclusive Books, I saw that Moleskine, a company known for its high-end journals and notepads, had brought out a pen range. Personally, I think it’s a great extension as it’s so in keeping with its core product. Brand extensions are a delicate art. They need to leverage off the baseAugust 4, 2019
In my view, packaging forms a critical touchpoint in the customer decision-making process. There’s a reason local brands such as Skin Creamery and The Duchess, a non-alcoholic gin & tonic, invest in their packaging. These brands understand that packaging serves as a key element in the brand experience. To assist your brand, I have outlinedAugust 1, 2019