“Inspiring visitors, investors & businesses across the globe to share in our original modern city.”
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.
Marketing Manchester promotes Greater Manchester as a business destination. Our main objectives are raising awareness of the city’s priority sectors in national and international target markets as well as supporting MIDAS, Manchester’s Inward Investment Agency, in attracting new direct investment projects.
Marketing Manchester’s Convention Bureau provides a range of complimentary services for conference organisers and delegates. Our team of knowledgeable conference and meeting professionals specialise in event and client support. From accommodation booking to bid support, Manchester Convention Bureau is here to help you.
Manchester’s new ambassadors: former Man United footballer, illustrator and women’s rights activist in group of six new city representatives
Marketing Manchester’s Ambassador Programme has welcomed six new high-profile members to represent Manchester on the international stage. Gary Neville, Sir Howard Bernstein, Stanley Chow, Dr Helen Pankhurst, Professor Jennifer Watling and Sir Mark Elder CBE...read more
Going global: a new film featuring artist and illustrator Stanley Chow showcases Manchester’s creative charm to USA audiences
Marketing Manchester partner with VisitBritain and BBC StoryWorks on project to create and distribute Manchester content for the USA market Two minute film will be aired over 250 times this month Project is part of ongoing ambition for Manchester to be a top 20 global...read more
Latest blog posts
All eyes were on Manchester last week as we welcomed the Conservative Party Annual Conference to the city. It’s now become a regular event in our calendar, taking place in Manchester every alternative year since 2009. Politically, it’s an important occurrence for the...read more
Marketing, it is often said, is halfway between art and science. I would have to agree, but for many our ‘artistic’ side is much more obvious. A lot of our most public facing work at Marketing Manchester is about crafting campaigns and concepts that capture the...read more