WELCOME TO POPPY PERRY MEDIA
I created Poppy Perry Media to help small business start-ups and small business owners to create powerful visuals for their brand on a tight budget.
As a small business owner myself, I understand that when you are just starting out, or even if you have been running your business for some time – and it’s taking a while to get it in the kind of shape you need it to be – your budget for advertising, marketing or any kind of self-promotion can be minimal if not non-existent. And that’s a problem – right? To get your business noticed you need to be ‘out there’. Drawing attention to yourself. Today, thanks to social media, it is so much easier to give yourself a presence than ever before. But are you making the right impression? That’s where Poppy Perry Media can help.
I will come to film you at your place of business to create a ‘3 minute miracle’ promotional video for your business. Short, impactful and lets your customers see the real you. If you offer a service, it is a great way to give potential new customers an authentic feel for what they can expect when coming to see you for the first time.
In addition, Poppy Perry Media can help with website design and build, video and sound editing and business card design. You and your business are my passion and I would love to help you grow your brand and above all blossom online!
PROBLEMS WE SOLVE
When you are a small business owner, whether you have been established for a while and your business isn’t growing in the way you had hoped, or you are just starting out planning just how to grow your business can be daunting. You have joined all the networking groups and there are other members offering you services galore – Social Media Experts, Marketing Experts, Branding Experts, Business Coaches, Video Producers and Content producers.
It is wonderful that you now have access to all these amazing people but the feeling is one of complete overwhelm. This is where Poppy Perry Media can help. I can help you cut through all the ‘noise’ and help you focus on what you need to be doing to create a strong presence, especially online.
My mission is to help people like you grow your business with services don’t cost the earth. My speciality is creating short, impactful videos for your business that don’t cost the earth. Video is a great way to get notice online, especially on social media. Did you know that globally, YouTube is consumers’ leading source of video content, at 83% and Facebook is second, at 67%?
So I understand that having great video to represent your business is hugely important to get you seen and more importantly remembered.
I am based in Maidenhead in Berkshire. Here is a selection of videos that I have produced for small business owners in Maidenhead:
INSPIRE CONFERENCE 2019
I had the honour of filming The Business Girl’s Network’s Inspire Conference on International Women’s Day, supporting domestic violence charity DASH. Here is a selection of videos that give a flavour of the day.
WHY YOU LOVE US
I commissioned Melanie Perry to take video footage at the INSPIRE Conference & Awards 2019. This is an annual conference I host every year on International Women’s Day.
The brief was to create lots of smaller video clips which I can use across the year to promote my business and the next conference in 2020.
Melanie has done an exceptional job. She followed the brief perfectly and worked tirelessly not only on the day of the conference but afterwards to deliver some stunning video footage. Melanie is super professional, conscientious and a joy to work with.
If you are looking for a video to use to promote your business and as part of your marketing and social strategy, I would 100% recommend Melanie.
I have used Melanie Perry of Poppy Perry Media on more than one occasion to video me demonstrating sugaring. I highly recommend her amazing skills at creating videos.
Melanie is so professional and organised. She gave me a lot of support, as I was very nervous, and she directed the whole filming exercise in a calm and effortless way.
Melanie captures the essence of what you are looking for with her creativity and is a joy to work with.
Thank you Melanie for making the whole process so enjoyable!
Melanie Perry was very patient and guided me through the filming and I now have two lovely videos to showcase on my website and all for a very competitive rate too!
Melanie Perry at Poppy Perry Media did this amazing video for me. She was so patient. I started really well but my ‘talking’ was too long! So we kept taking Takes until I was practically reading it! Then she cut the whole thing into the background of this video because I spoke’ so eloquently’ – really boosted my confidence. Everything everyone says about Melanie is true. She’s wonderful and affordable for little businesses like me :0)
I needed a video to demonstrate the games to play with a product that I had developed. Melanie was my first choice as I had got to know her as a friend and liked everything about her.
My expectations were well and truly met. Melanie was so professional and she really knows her stuff! The filming was a breeze and she really made me feel at ease in front of the camera. James (Melanie’s little boy) joined in with the games, and bless him, stole the show!). The editing was amazing! The video just flows effortlessly and everyone who has seen it has remarked on how professional it looks. I thoroughly recommend Poppy Perry Media for video and or editing.
Thank you Melanie!
I’ve recently started to work with Melanie and am so grateful for her knowledge and advice. She has created the most wonderful Christmas banner for my business which I’m delighted with!
She is also working on a short video for my page which is looking great already.
Melanie totally ‘gets’ my issues with technology! I’m late to the table in terms of understanding the power of social media and she has been incredibly understanding and supportive.
Thank you Melanie!
Melanie has created a Christmas banner for my Facebook page and I can’t wait to use it! She was amazingly prompt in her responses and really understanding of what I wanted. I am now hoping she will be able to help me with another video project I need doing. Thanks Melanie, you were fab x
As a small business owner I am sure you have heard all the talk that is raging on social media about the importance of video. Well it’s true. You have probably seen the proof yourself - video content that you have posted getting more likes, comments and shares than...
I don’t know about you, but when I was young I HATED going to visit my granny or any other. Or any other family member over the age of twenty. I thought it was interminably boring. I just wanted to go and play, or even better, watch TV. I couldn’t have cared less...
A couple of months ago I took my 5 year old son to his first cinema experience. Part of me was dreading it. My boy is very active and full of beans and I really did have limited faith that he would sit through a movie.He was desperate to see the Lego Movie 2. So,...
I have to say that running my own business makes me hyper aware of marketing and what I should be saying and when.I also have to say that as such all these so called ‘Awareness Days’ (although some are informative and some fun) do sometimes really get on my nerves (I...
Why oh why do the seemingly majority of women have a negative perception of themselves? I know this can apply to men too - but in my line of work I especially come across this in women - so this will be the focus of my blog today.How many times have you said ‘I take a...
What's in a Name? My name is Melanie Perry. So why, I get asked, is my business called ‘Poppy Perry’ Media? A very good question - and there is a story behind the answer! Let me share it with you. ‘Poppy’ is a family nickname that I have had since I was a baby....
Who says never work with animals and chlidren?I recently completed a lovely piece of work photographing and filming three lovely children for a company that makes a learning resource product that is great for young children as well as older children and adults with...