Cate Trotter

Head of Trends; Helps Global Bands Create World-Leading and Profitable Retail Spaces 

Cate Trotter is an experienced and engaging speaker who delivers public and private presentations all over Europe. She heads up Insider Trends, a London- based retail trend consultancy that helps global brands create world-leading and profitable retail spaces. It does this by clarifying what’s coming next in the world of retail, and what clients can do to get ahead of their competitors.

Cate regularly presents to groups of 4-400 people, including brands such as Unilever, Chanel, Absolut Vodka, Marks and Spencer, Philips, B&Q, DeLonghi and Lego. She is used to presenting to senior team members – Chief Executives, Managing Directors, General Managers and Presidents of global companies are often present for her talks.

Cate specialises in navigating complicated subjects and boiling them down into a handful of powerful takeaways. Cate is friendly and kind and always puts the audience’s interests before her own. Her presentations stand out by making great content and powerful insights the star – she only spends 25 seconds telling the audience about her agency.

Cate launched two successful businesses in her twenties, leading to her being named a Future 100 and Startup 100 entrepreneur. Her entrepreneurial background means she is able to talk from experience in her presentations, rather than an ivory tower.

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  • Speaking Topics:

    Business Trends, Innovation, Inspiration, Keynote, Retailing, Technology

  • Travels From:

    United Kingdom

  • Price:

    Under $5,000

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Cate Trotter - Head of Trends

Cate Trotter is an experienced and engaging speaker who delivers public and private presentations all over Europe. She heads up Insider Trends, a London- based retail trend consultancy that helps global brands create world-leading and profitable retail spaces. It does this by clarifying what’s coming next in the world of retail, and what clients can do to get ahead of their competitors.

Cate regularly presents to groups of 4-400 people, including brands such as Unilever, Chanel, Absolut Vodka, Marks and Spencer, Philips, B&Q, DeLonghi and Lego. She is used to presenting to senior team members – Chief Executives, Managing Directors, General Managers and Presidents of global companies are often present for her talks.

Cate specialises in navigating complicated subjects and boiling them down into a handful of powerful takeaways. Cate is friendly and kind and always puts the audience’s interests before her own. Her presentations stand out by making great content and powerful insights the star – she only spends 25 seconds telling the audience about her agency.

Cate launched two successful businesses in her twenties, leading to her being named a Future 100 and Startup 100 entrepreneur. Her entrepreneurial background means she is able to talk from experience in her presentations, rather than an ivory tower.

Key Retail Trends

This retail trend presentation outlines the most important changes ahead for retailers and identifies the long- and short-term actions they can take to get ahead. Each trend is brought to life using inspirational case studies of the businesses leading the way. At each point, Cate highlights how the businesses in the audience can profit from these shifts, revealing insights worth thousands to retail businesses.

 

The Future of Technology in Retail

Retail tech is revolutionising the world of retail. This presentation covers the latest and most innovative retail tech, examples of retailer best practice, how to choose which systems to incorporate and what’s coming next. This presentation makes it very easy for companies to pinpoint how they can best use the latest technology to get the best ROI.

 


The World in 2035

Do you know which important changes will affect our world between now and 2035? Cate Trotter will explain the most influential megatrends impacting society over the coming two decades. She’ll help you understand what these trends mean for your business, so they can push your business forward instead of under.

 

How to Thrive in An Exponential World
 
As the rate of change increases, radically different businesses are emerging – ones that can threaten established giants within a few months of launching.

In this presentation, Cate Trotter helps established businesses understand the new mindsets, business models and technologies that underpin this super-fast growth. She will also outline how they can adapt, so they too can innovate in new ways and grow exponentially.

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Senior Manager, Global Product PR, Philips

“Insider Trends brought a knowledge and expertise on market and product trends, adding the right level of credibility and gravitas. Their input added value, and I wouldn’t hesitate to work with them again.”

Senior Design Manager, Bultmann Design Works, Bremen

“It was so great to hear you speak. Your presentation was very thought provoking and inspiring. My colleague and I had a good follow-up conversation about it afterwards. I like the way you present, it’s very clear, there’s solid information, and you bring your personality in. We could have listened to you for much longer. Thank you!!”

Business Engagement Manager, The British Library

“Being able to stay ahead of the game and identify future innovations has been incredibly valuable. With a relaxed style and presentations jam-packed with relevant and new facts, stats and ideas, we would highly recommend Insider Trends to any forward-thinking organisation.”

Managing Director, RunBreeze

“Very good presentation – one of the best in years. Thank you.”
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