- "Traynor Kitching & Associates" - was formed as a strategic marketing consultancy
in 1986, and stayed in that sector until the mid-1990s. At that time, Ian
Traynor, senior partner in the consultancy thought that the internet might
just be a valuable marketing tool.
At that time, Microsoft's Bill Gates was rubbishing the internet, saying that
it was a passing fad!
For some years, TKA was run as a part-time business, gaining increasing experience
in internet marketing. Its focus during those years was the very popular Marketing
Magic website, which continues to be a huge - and free - marketing resource.
TKA's online commercial wing, Marketing
Drive, was launched in the early years
of this century, supplying information and software tools for sales and marketing
In 2005, TKA was re-launched as a purely internet
marketing company, providing specialist knowledge, services and tools, primarily
Working through an international network of associate specialists, we can
offer resources which are normally only to be found in larger organisations.
TKA is based in the beautiful medieval city of York in northern England.