Square Card Payments

Square Card Payments Aqua Design Group was introduced to Square at Theo Paphitis #SBS winner event #SBSevent2018 as they are one of the new #SBS Sponsors theopaphitissbs.com. What is Square? Card system that enables business to take payment over the phone, chip and...

Branding Fantastic

Branding Fantastic This is a broad blog about how your small business could improve the overall look of your marketing by looking at your branding. Use of Colour To give you an idea of this, here is the western meanings of some colours. Red: warmth, love, anger,...

Taking the apostrophe out of your small business

Taking the apostrophe out of your small business As a small business, Aqua Design Group has been on quite a journey over the last year and wanted to share some insights I’ve learned. You CAN take a different direction You might be in a situation you think you...

Right Royal Small Business Promotion

Right Royal Small Business Promotion What started off as a bit of fun during the Diamond Jubilee celebrations on Twitter in 2012 hasn’t half evolved over the years. In the beginning the idea was simply to create badges for the winning business, something a...

20,000 follower milestone reached on Twitter

20,000 follower milestone reached on Twitter As with most things there is a beginning and in my case it was off the back of a 1-2-1 conversation with a LinkedIn connection Becs McNeill in 2009, we arranged to meet for a coffee and during the conversation Becs...

#SBSevent2018 Event Blog

#SBSevent2018 Event Blog The highlight for the business each year is spending some time catching up with fellow Theo Paphitis #SBS winners at the annual meet-up event, which takes place at ICC Birmingham. The day before The event usually starts the day before with a...

Supporting small business!

Supporting small business! For the past few years Aqua Design Group have helped other small businesses with their branding, design and print material along with supporting on social media through my varied networking activity and now I want to make it official as a...

Ghost Signs across Stockport

Ghost Signs across Stockport With new techniques and materials being used for signage and adverting, thought it would be good to have an exploration of older sign writing that are still evident around the streets and buildings of Stockport. Firstly, what is Ghost...

#SBSevent2017 Event Blog

#SBSevent2017 Event Blog Another event has now gone and wanted to tell everyone what happened with the business before and after the event this year. It’s become a tradition to go to fellow #SBS winner @CentenaryLounge and wouldn’t miss the chance to enjoy...

An #SBS Christmas in 2016

The festive season started off well for Aqua Design Group when on the last Tuesday of November @TheoPaphitis posted on Twitter using the #sbswinnershour hash tag about how we’ve benefitted from being #SBS winners. Which was a good start to December, as gave the...

Right royal business support

Say it loud you’re a #QueenOf and #KingOf winner and proud! Bit of a bold statement but after 4 years there is a solid and friendly network of businesses that are now part of the fun competition Aqua Design Group started in the Summer of 2012 during the Diamond...