Mark Kingsley Williams is co-founder of Trade Mark Direct, a business with the goal of making registering a brand or business name much more simple and affordable. In 2004 Mark joined Dan Scarfe to develop the software required to improve trade mark services. Before joining the venture he had been a senior manager and angel investor in various early stage technology businesses such as the internet content company sold to Gameplay plc in 1999 and Infinitesima Ltd. Although the company mainly works in UK and CTM (EU) trade mark registration, they have plans to expand the business into other EU countries and in the US.
Mark Kingsley Williams, the successful technology entrepreneur, talks about his 3 past failed attempts in trade mark applications that all came with a high price. In this video interview he also speaks of the critical importance of research especially legal issues and finding a brand or logo designer who is aware of trademark issues. Mark gives expert advice on trading abroad and securing a community trademark and emphasises the time consuming process involved in application for trade marks.
This interview provides invaluable information and advice on how to go about trade marking and is an essential tool for any entrepreneur.
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