Creating Places Where People Want To Be - Achieving Successful Destination Brands for Living, Work, Rest and Play.

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The presentation for visiting Russian real estate professionals takes a wide ranging view of the issues involved with developing successful Place Branding.


An introduction to London as a place brand from a historical and planning perspective is followed by some examples of the current branding, marketing and design approach of developers in London and together with the branding of districts.


Latest office and workplace design trends are reviewed to give context to recent Moscow case study examples together with an HSBC international initiative which aimed at creating effectively branded environments to engage and motivate the users.


Shopping centres, as destination brands, increasingly rely on social media as a key marketing strategy and must ensure they can deliver a wide range of visit experiences. Examples of latest UK and Moscow centres are provided.


The concluding section refers directly to the challenges in the Russian market in creating new residential communities.

The example of Rublevo-Arkhangelskoe is reviewed to demonstrate some key principles in defining and creating an effectively differentiated place branding communications strategy and concept.

Check out the presentation – Creating Places Where People Want to Be