helping FEMALE BUSINESS OWNERS
ACHIEVE THEIR wildest AMBITIONS
CONSULTANCY, COMMUNITY + COMPANY FOR DRIVEN + OPTIMISTIC BUSINESS OWNERS
Transforming women-owned businesses through commercial, creative + analytical solutions.
Pulling on her wealth of knowledge and almost 20 years of experience, Lisa, Founder of Lisa May & Co, supports retailers to stay relevant and own their space while building sustainable, manageable and successful businesses. Retail is an ever-changing and powerful industry; with a background of working within small founder start-ups and multi-channel billion-dollar organisations, Lisa has the know-how and skills to lead you through the overwhelming journey through retail and e-commerce.
Lisa's knowledge and experienced coupled with their growing team are here to support and transform.
HOW WE CAN HELP
We're bridging the gap between independent brands + the corporate world.
Lisa May & Co works to guide, empower and educate product-based retailers to thrive in an ever-evolving market, developing and implementing tailor-made strategies for customer service, brand management, product, marketing, strategy and operations. Retailing within todays ever changing landscape is more than making sales and attracting new consumers. A thriving and sustainable merchant requires a holistic and focused strategy that encompasses the entire business.
If you are looking for business support as a way to distinguish you from the competition, to bring refinement and structure and to unlock and understand the potential of your business, we are here for you.
Use our team to empower your team.
Running your own business is tough. You don't need us to tell you how quickly the industry is changing. Consumerism is ever-evolving and it's can be incredibly difficult to know what our customers want, when they want it and how we're supposed to deliver it.
That's where we come in.
Lisa May & Co has an extensive team of photographers, web designers, graphic designers, paid ad experts and more that offers extensive support to established businesses looking for a holistic and refined 360 service
We will seamlessly manage, guide and execute a full-service retail experience.
The Lisa May & Co team take action, create a bigger picture plan, work through the small steps and stay true to the end goal. We have worked with over 100 corporate retailers and almost 75 independent businesses, supporting and guiding them to success. If you have the passion and determination to succeed, we have the experience, knowledge and resourced to help you get there.
Are you struggling with defining your offering, or unsure of how to market yourself? Is your website not converting and you've no strategy to fix it? Go back to basics, realign your business and get on track with our retail restructure programme. We will support and guide you towards an actionable plan that will tackle the big tasks and help create a business with structure.
1 / RESTRUCTURE
It's time to shift gears and level up. Our bespoke growth strategies help you to understand, plan and execute, taking your business from where it currently is to where it could be. We'll break down your business goals and, through personalised KPI's and tailor-made strategies, help you to achieve those bigger, bolder ambitions, creating holistic and quality business that ticks all the boxes.
2 / GROWTH
Gain a meaningful and engaged audience by creating focus, impact and structure throughout your seasonal campaigns. Through our marketing programme, you'll learn how to drive success through email marketing, social media and digital events; we'll support you through building a marketing strategy that encompasses the entire business, creating a captivating and recognisable presence.
3 / MARKETING
WHAT IT'S LIKE TO WORK WITH US
"THE SUPPORT AND KNOWLEDGE IS JUST INVALUABLE."
There are so many aspects to running a business that I struggle with, but Lisa takes the overwhelming tasks and makes them seem so manageable. She challenges and encourages me in the best way possible - her continued support, along with an incredible amount of knowledge, is just invaluable.
"THE HELP AND GUIDANCE IS TRULY INDISPENSIBLE."
Working with Lisa May & Co was absolutely the fuel I needed to get my business to a place I was happy with. I have never doubted my ability to design, but running a design business is a whole other story. My business absolutely would not be where it is right now without Lisa's indispensable help and guidance.
"HELPED ME GAIN CONFIDENCE IN MY BUSINESS"
I worked with Lisa May & Co as I was at a point to start scaling my business. Lisa taught me to scale and expand my hero products, how to create consistent branding, how to tell my brand story and helped me gain the confidence to speak about my brand to a higher level of client, like a department store buyer.
Retail expert, enthusiast, educator + all-round merchant.
Above all else, Lisa is a passionate and empowering mentor; she founded Lisa May & Co to help lead female-led businesses to success using simple and effective strategies. What started as a love of the trade and a desire to help has developed into reputable, full-service retail consultancy that helps to reduce the overwhelm and build thriving, stable, quality businesses that are fit for purpose.
Lisa May & Co stands for business for the long-term. Together, we can put strategies in place, implement structure and build a business that is made to last. We wholeheartedly believe that you can manage a successful and thriving business without feeling lost, overpowered or treading water.