Scottish Enterprise has appointed five companies to its Marketing and Sales for Growth Framework.
The three year contract will see Envision Management Consultants, Rfm, Charter Solutions, Vivvid and Brilliant Red Consulting tasked with handling one-to-many workshops, marketing and sales coaching on a one-to-one basis and best practice visits for Scottish Enterprise staff.
The Marketing strategy workshop will target business leaders and senior managers, with the aim of creating a stronger focus upon marketing within businesses and help them understand the value of marketing.
The value of the contract, which began at the start of this month and will run until the end of March 2015, was advertised as £776,500.
In total, eight offers to tender were submitted.