destination brand professionals
Our interviews with destination marketing and branding professionals provide unique insights into the thinking and experience of leading destination brand managers, destination marketers and developers around the world. Interviews are by invitation only and based on peer-nominations, to ensure highest quality and relevance.
Mariette du Toit-Helmbold on Destination Marketing Strategies, Travel Trends and Brand South Africa
Mariette du Toit-Helmbold of Destinate and former CEO of Cape Town Tourism, in this interview discusses destination marketing strategies, travel trends and the evolution of Brand South Africa.
Michael Persson Gripkow of Visit Sweden on Country Brands and Destination Marketing in the Digital Era
Nation branding and destination marketing in the digital era are some of the topics which Michael Persson Gripkow of Visit Sweden discusses in this interview.
Frans van der Avert on Amsterdam City Marketing and Destination Branding
Frans van der Avert, CEO of Amsterdam Marketing, on city marketing, branding and how the popular destination deals with issues such as tourism overcrowding.
Gregory Pomerantsev on Aviation, Travel and Place Branding
Gregory Pomerantsev on city brands, airBaltic, Belarus country branding and the role of aviation and airlines in place branding
Mara Seminario on Country Branding, Destination Marketing and Brand Peru
Mara Seminario, "the mother of Brand Peru", on Peru's approach to country branding and destination marketing, and how Lima become a tourism success.