Place Brand Professionals Around the World

Get to know leading place brand experts: academics and practitioners dedicated to the branding, reputation and competitiveness of cities, regions, destinations, and countries.

Let us take you on a journey. Each of the points in the map below represents the story of a professional passionate about place marketing, management or development: Thought leaders who share their experiences and advice with you, helping you to tackle the small and big challenges of place branding and reputation-building.


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The profiles of those working on place branding are diverse. They include city branding professionals, country branding professionals and destination branding pros, but also economic developers, public diplomacy experts and placemakers.

Consultants and researchers deserve a special mention, since their interviews tend to be among the most intriguing.