Saturday 19th April 2014
Welcome to the Tourism Management Institute (TMI) - the destination management section of Tourism Society.
Find out here about TMI's Events, becoming a member of TMI, developing your career through TMI recognised undergraduate and postgraduate courses, and events/seminars for tourism professionals.
Download presentations given at recent events such as the recent TMI Annual Convention, held in the historic city of Durham, read the fortnightly TMEye e-newsletter and find out about the latest tourism job vacancies. Full details of upcoming TMI events can also be found at www.tmi-events.org.uk
You can also search for Suppliers offering services to Destination Managers from web designers to consultants, or browse the extensive library of documents, articles and news items.
TMI is delighted to announce e-Strategy as Title Sponsor for this year’s Hot Topic event: e-Strategy is a multi award-winning digital marketing agency based in South West England. TMI Head of Events, Robin Barker FTMI, welcomes the company’s support as a good fit with the theme of the event: “With over 15 years experience in planning and delivering exceptional digital marketing campaigns for the tourism and hospitality sector, for clients such as the English Riviera, Legoland Windsor, Richardson Hotels, Visit Plymouth, Poole Tourism and Premier Cottages, their expertise extends to creative design, social media, design & build, content marketing and PR.”
The quality of e-Strategy’s work has been recognised at both a national and regional level, with a plethora of award nominations including the DADI Awards, Fresh Awards, RAR Awards and the Western Morning News awards. They are passionate about encouraging the next generation to explore careers in the digital sector and MD, Eddie Bent, is the regional advisor for BIMA (British Interactive Media Association; he is actively involved in D-Day, the IAB, Institute of Directors and e-Consultancy. Eddie commented:
“e-Strategy specialise in developing social media apps for the tourism and hospitality sector and, following on from the success of our Facebook competition app, we are looking forward to launching our Tell your Story and Forever Brochure apps at this year’s TMI event.”
Congratulations to the team at Glasgow Caledonian University on their successful application for TMI Recognition for their MSc International Tourism Management course. TMI Recognition can now be included in university Key Information Set returns, demonstrating industry engagement and giving an edge when recruiting students. Full details of the course can be found here, and details of the TMI HE Course Recognition Scheme and how to apply can be found here
Once a year, we invite nominations for election to FTMI. This upgrade is to recognise a Full Member’s significant contribution to the Institute and to destination management, as well as their experience and high degree of professionalism. To nominate yourself or a TMI colleague, please download and complete the Fellow application form and return it in confidence to your President, Neil McCollum MTMI, by close of play on Friday 2 May.
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