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Main Sponsor

We thank our regular Sponsors, who help make TMI Events possible and affordable:

Main Sponsors

New Mind | tellUs

New Mind | tellUs is an award winning supplier of e-tourism technology and online marketing services. Priding ourselves on excellent customer service, we have been delivering innovative, class-leading solutions to DMOs across Europe for over 15 years, enabling them to deliver impressive economic returns to their visitor economies.


New Mind | tellUs - TMI, Hampshire

Event Sponsors

Acorn T-Stats

Acorn Tourism Consulting works with DMOs, local authorities, tourist boards and international tourism administrations to analyse, plan and market their destinations.

We have developed T-Stats, the industry’s only tourism statistics database system, to enable destinations to monitor and manage their performance.


Acorn T-Stats - TMI, Hampshire

Hegarty's Solicitors

Hegarty Solicitors offers a wide range of legal services, with offices in Peterborough, Stamford and Oakham. Our clients come to us because of our established name and our reputation for excellence. They stay with us because we exceed their expectations. When you instruct us, you can be confident that you have lawyers on your side who will give you practical, sensible advice in plain English.

Services to business include:

  • Commercial property
  • Employment Law
  • Business Disputes
  • Debt & Insolvency
  • Corporate Law
  • Commercial Contracts
  • Company Secretarial Services


Hegarty's Solicitors - TMI, Hampshire

Manchester Metropolitan University

Manchester Metropolitan is a modern university in a global city, with a driving ambition to discover and disseminate knowledge, and make higher education accessible and beneficial to all those with the passion and ability to succeed. 

We work closely with our city, with business, the community and our academic peers - locally, nationally and internationally.

Manchester Met has a long and successful history of teaching Tourism, Events and Hospitality Management and looks forward to welcoming the Tourism Management Institute’s Annual Conference to the University’s Business School. 

With award winning sustainability and food quality credentials, we look forward to hosting a memorable event.


Manchester Metropolitan University  - TMI, Hampshire

Marketing Manchester

Marketing Manchester is the agency charged with promoting Greater Manchester on the national and international stage to visitors, investors, conference organisers and students. We are the region’s destination marketing organisation and the tourist board for Greater Manchester.

Our priorities are to:

  • Promote Greater Manchester on a national and international stage to leisure visitors, providing them with inspiration, information and to identify, secure and support business visits and events including cultural and sporting events.
  • Influence investors in our key sectors to set up and grow their businesses in our city region.
  • Initiate collective promotion of Greater Manchester’s universities to raise awareness with international students and of research opportunities.
  • Oversee marketing and communications for the Manchester Growth Company in support of the Greater Manchester Strategy.


Marketing Manchester - TMI, Hampshire

Mobile Storytelling

Mobile Storytelling is the leading provider in Scandinavia for digital solutions to enhance the visitor experience. The company has been in the technological fore front for over five years and has more than 80 destinations and visitor attractions using their expertise and Storytelling Guide Platform.


Mobile Storytelling - TMI, Hampshire

Quality in Tourism

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.


Quality in Tourism - TMI, Hampshire

The Principal Manchester

A magnificent, terracotta Grade II listed building with its clock tower and striking Victorian architecture, The Principal Manchester is an unmistakable landmark in the city's skyline and an ideal venue for your event.  The Principal Manchester offers a brand new look and upgraded specifications across 17 event spaces.  The multi-million pound investment in The Principal Manchester includes 270 new, loft-style bedrooms and suites; a magnificent, triple-height lobby space; and The Refuge Dining Room and Public Bar, a 10,000 square-foot restaurant in partnership with the team from the award-winning Volta restaurant in West Didsbury.


The Principal Manchester - TMI, Hampshire