Tag archive for ‘Marketing Edinburgh’
By Phyllis Stephen On Wednesday, January 3rd, 2018
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Direct air route to China within Edinburgh’s grasp

Edinburgh is still vying to win the first direct Scotland to China flight and today it is announced that Edinburgh Hotels Association (EHA) will be the second major sponsor of the Edinburgh-China Air Link project More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Tuesday, December 19th, 2017

Marketing Edinburgh end a big year

Marketing Edinburgh held an end of year party at Edinburgh Castle last week to end the year in style. Chair Marketing Edinburgh Gordon Robertson Chair of Marketing Edinburgh, Gordon Robertson, made an obligatory More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Thursday, October 26th, 2017

We meet who is behind ‘Make it Edinburgh’

Amanda Ferguson is Head of Business Events at Convention Edinburgh. This is part of Marketing Edinburgh which tries to put Edinburgh on the map. The latest campaign launched just last week aims to bring more business More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Thursday, February 16th, 2017

#Edinburgh2050 – John Donnelly on promoting the capital

The next in a series of blog posts from thought leaders on the #Edinburgh2050 City Vision, Marketing Edinburgh Chief Executive John Donnelly tells us what Edinburgh needs to do in the future to compete on the global More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Monday, January 30th, 2017

Edinburgh jewellers take their seats on the Edinburgh to China flight

Laing Edinburgh is to be the first sponsor for Scotland’s first ever direct flight to China. The family-owned jeweller is supporting a collaborative proposal by Marketing Edinburgh, Edinburgh Airport and More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Tuesday, October 11th, 2016

Marketing Edinburgh boss joins the board of Edinburgh Chamber of Commerce

John Donnelly who is Chief Executive of Marketing Edinburgh has joined the board of Edinburgh Chamber of Commerce. Celebrating its 230th anniversary in 2016, the Edinburgh Chamber of Commerce represents over 1,000 More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Monday, September 19th, 2016

Twenty years of Edinburgh Ambassador programme celebrated at annual dinner

The Edinburgh Ambassador Programme has been running for 20 years, securing conferences and promoting the city as a business tourism destination around the world. At their annual dinner last week the occasion was More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Saturday, August 13th, 2016
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The Edinburgh Reporter chats to John Donnelly CEO of Marketing Edinburgh

“This city doesn’t just sell itself you know.” You might expect the man who does exactly that, sells Edinburgh to the world, would have to justify his existence of course. But John Donnelly CEO More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Friday, June 17th, 2016

Convention Edinburgh has its best year yet

Marketing Edinburgh is what it says on the tin, but it has several layers behind it. One of those is Convention Edinburgh which is responsible for attracting business tourism to the city. The body has just reported More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Friday, February 5th, 2016

This is Edinburgh marketing campaign declared a £50m success

This is Edinburgh the marketing campaign that cost the city £1 million has been declared a success fifty times over. During the two years that the campaign has been running average footfall in the city has grown More...