North America: Learn about latest place brand research, examples and thoughts on country brands, national image and the reputation of countries in North America – Mexico, Canada and the United States.
Bill Geist on the Future of Destination Marketing and the Next Generation of DMOs
Bill Geist of DMOproz in this interview looks at the future of destination marketing and shares his thoughts on what the next generation of DMOs will (have to) look like, to succeed.
Michael Edwards on How the Loop Alliance Supports Placemaking and Economic Development in Downtown Chicago
Michael Edwards in this interview shares how the Chicago Loop Alliance is strengthening and promoting placemaking and economic development in downtown Chicago.
Toronto City Profile: Economic Performance, Brand Strength, Reputation
Toronto: how attractive for investors, talent, businesses and visitors? Here an overview of latest rankings and studies on Toronto's economic performance, its livability, brand strength and reputation.
Peter Frosch of Greater MSP on Regional Economic Development Challenges, Strategies and Trends
Peter Frosch, CEO of Greater MSP, the Minneapolis Saint Paul Regional Economic Development Partnership, in this interview takes us on a tour around this booming metropolitan region in the United States: its economic development strengths, challenges and strategies.
Todd Babiak on Meaningful Place Branding Through Storytelling
Todd Babiak of the Story Engine in this interview illustrates how storytelling can lead to meaningful and successful place branding, and how local communities can benefit from it by feeling more connected and empowered.