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Since 2001, Simpleview has empowered more than 900 DMOs with customised tools, knowledge and creativity to help tell these destinations' unique stories. We believe the world's top cities and smallest towns each have a role to play in promoting travel and tourism, and we’re here to provide solutions that are built for the way your destination marketing works.
The University of Chester was founded in 1839 and is the fifth oldest institution of higher learning in England. Chester Business School (CBS) at the university is committed to excellence in research and teaching. We are all about immersing our students and staff in the real business environment to ensure that we meet the needs of organisations in the 21st century. Tourism has been an integral part of CBS since it was founded in 1999. We have excellent links with industry and the local DMO, Marketing Cheshire and we are delighted to be hosting the TMI annual conference.
Specialists in the tourism industry, Clockwork Marketing works with independent hotels, small hotel groups, holiday parks, restaurants and tourism businesses. They have an impressive portfolio of national and international clients; each is unique, but they all have one thing in common: they want to grow. With 27 years’ experience, the team understand the industry intricately and apply a common sense approach to marketing, strategy and technology.
Over the years, Clockwork Marketing has grown considerably; today, they are a talented team of marketers, strategists, designers and developers. Their services include voucher experience solutions, website development, SEO, social media management, marketing management, branding, design services, direct mail, copywriting, content management, and business transformation consultancy – all under one roof!
Clockwork help hospitality businesses achieve growth by ensuring that their marketing is effective and their strategy is geared for success.
Marketing Cheshire is the Destination Management Organisation for Chester, Cheshire & Beyond and is now working with the Cheshire & Warrington LEP as the agency promoting Cheshire and Warrington nationally and internationally to investors and those lucky enough to live and study here.
Cheshire has one of the strongest and most diverse economies in England for existing businesses and potential investors, a stunning array of places to stay and visit and a quality of life that is really special.
Marketing Cheshire offers core marketing services such as PR, Marketing Support, Event Management, Social Media Support and Brand Consultancy to both public and private sector clients.
Quality in Tourism is an expert in offering advice, support and guidance for all tourism & hospitality businesses. Our experienced team has worked in various tourism and hospitality roles, giving them a true empathy and understanding of the issues within the industry. From mystery customer visits & website reviews to RevPar & marketing analysis, we work with our members to offer practical help and assistance, with the aim of driving additional sales and increasing profit. Our experience, expertise and insight into the industry allows us to respond to current trends and assist members to deliver what the customer actually wants.
The University of Westminster offers a vibrant learning environment which hosts more than 20,000 students from over 150 nations. The University is based on several sites, including prestigious buildings on Regent Street, Marylebone Road and New Cavendish Street in the centre of London.
Our courses in tourism management are amongst the most established in the UK and draw on the University’s unique history as a pioneer in the travel industry, via the Polytechnic Touring Association. Westminster’s BA Tourism Planning and Management and MA Tourism Management courses are accredited by the TMI and are rated as the best tourism courses in London. The staff involved in teaching these courses include world leading experts in airport management, urban tourism, eventful cities, experience design and sustainable tourism management.
The unique institutional position of tourism staff and students within the School of Architecture and Cities has helped the University of Westminster to become the UK’s leading centre for place-focused tourism research specialising in the development and management of destinations. In recent years, the University of Westminster has also become a leading exponent of teaching and research focused on events and experiences.
The University’s commitment to educating graduates for the needs of professional life attracts high quality students from within the UK and around the globe. Global engagement, employability and sustainability are key elements in the University of Westminster’s vision for the future.