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Engaged followers on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn.

Collaboration with major journals, conferences and professional associations, such as IEDC.

Promotion via social media and in biweekly newsletter.

2. Credibility

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3. Creative

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Philip Kotler marketing professor, author Marketing Places, Confronting CapitalismTestimonial

“I am impressed with the work of The Place Brand Observer to bring more attention to the field of Place Marketing and Place Branding. It is the best organization for bringing together place branding researchers and professionals, and letting them engage in improving the theory and practice of Place Marketing.”

Philip Kotler, author of Marketing Places and Confronting Capitalism. S. C. Johnson Distinguished Professor of International Marketing, Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University (US)

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