Not all publicity is good publicity in Place Marketing

If we have nothing else at CMS, it is a wealth of experience amongst our team of working in different types of ‘place’. It is that experience that has led us to introduce an updated corporate Vision for our own organisation, which is, simply: “Making Places Work” It does – and our team will always […]

Not all publicity is good publicity in Place Marketing

If we have nothing else at CMS, it is a wealth of experience amongst our team of working in different types of ‘place’. It is that experience that has led us to introduce an updated corporate Vision for our own organisation, which is, simply: “Making Places Work” It does – and our team will always […]

Changing Places

If we have nothing else at CMS, it is a wealth of experience amongst our team of working in different types of ‘place’. It is that experience that has led us to introduce an updated corporate Vision for our own

Changing Places

If we have nothing else at CMS, it is a wealth of experience amongst our team of working in different types of ‘place’. It is that experience that has led us to introduce an updated corporate Vision for our own

The 5-Stages of BID Development – The ‘i5 Upgrade’

On 9th January 2007 something very important happened. It wasn’t the inauguration of a new US President; neither was it the deepest snowfall in UK history. For that date will always be best known as the launch of a new,

The 5-Stages of BID Development – The ‘i5 Upgrade’

On 9th January 2007 something very important happened. It wasn’t the inauguration of a new US President; neither was it the deepest snowfall in UK history. For that date will always be best known as the launch of a new,

Sutton Coldfield: A winning BID for superfast broadband

The Royal Town of Sutton Coldfield has a long and proud history. Today, it’s a thriving place with around 3,000 businesses. The town centre offers quality retailing, and an active restaurant and nightlife economy. It is also houses many small

Sutton Coldfield: A winning BID for superfast broadband

The Royal Town of Sutton Coldfield has a long and proud history. Today, it’s a thriving place with around 3,000 businesses. The town centre offers quality retailing, and an active restaurant and nightlife economy. It is also houses many small

Reflecting on our first CMS annual Symposium

Last week clients and friends gathered at King’s College in Cambridge for the first CMS Symposium. Hosted for us by intu’s Marc Myers, it started with him admitting that, when first asked, he wasn’t quite sure what a ‘symposium’ was. Me

Reflecting on our first CMS annual Symposium

Last week clients and friends gathered at King’s College in Cambridge for the first CMS Symposium. Hosted for us by intu’s Marc Myers, it started with him admitting that, when first asked, he wasn’t quite sure what a ‘symposium’ was. Me

BIDs should never be clones but…

Written by Ben Collins, Business Development Manager, CMS Whilst BIDs should never be an ‘off the shelf’ solution -indeed BIDs are sometimes not the solution at all- there are certain things that all developing BIDs should do as a matter

BIDs should never be clones but…

Written by Ben Collins, Business Development Manager, CMS Whilst BIDs should never be an ‘off the shelf’ solution -indeed BIDs are sometimes not the solution at all- there are certain things that all developing BIDs should do as a matter

Catching up with Acocks Green

Written by Sandy Gianni, BID Manager at Acocks Green Village BID “We may only be a small town BID, but we have big ideas and ambitions! With an annual levy income of just £105,000 from 174 businesses, by using that money

Catching up with Acocks Green

Written by Sandy Gianni, BID Manager at Acocks Green Village BID “We may only be a small town BID, but we have big ideas and ambitions! With an annual levy income of just £105,000 from 174 businesses, by using that money