Tony Ball is acknowledged internationally as one of Britainís top
marketeers and most popular public speakers. A brilliant motivator, humorist
and raconteur, Tony started his career as an apprentice on the shop
floor of the Austin Motor Company and rose to become its youngest ever
Sales Director. Heís the man who actually launched the legendary MINI
in the swinging 60ís.
Tony's highly successful career includes the practical experience as
Chief Executive, covering the entire spectrum of industry and commerce,
including work for Ford, Mercedes Benz and General Motors and Board
Appointments for major Insurance, Advertising, Retailing and Production
companies world wide.
you for your sterling contribution to the Show by sharing your experience
As Chairman and Managing Director of British Leyland Europe and Overseas,
as well as World Sales Chief of BL, Rover and Jaguar Cars, Tony was
involved in resolving the massive industrial relations problems and the
restructuring of the motor industry in a cauldron of change.
He has masterminded the launch of a host of new models for leading
car manufacturers, an achievement for which he was awarded the
Fellowship of both the Chartered Institute of Marketing and the City and
Guilds of London.
gave the greatest, most entertaining speech I have ever heard"
Kiam - Remington Products
Tonyís vast experience includes his appointment as Marketing Advisor
to three Secretaries of State, including appropriately the Secretary
of State for Energy.