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The Image Of The City As 'good': The Creation Of A City's Promotional Package Through A Strategic Framework Analysis Of City Marketing Procedure.

Price

Free (open access)

Paper DOI

10.2495/SPD030401

Volume

67

Pages

12

Published

2003

Size

633.26 kb

Author(s)

T. Metaxas

Abstract

The image of the city as 'good': the creation of a city's promotional package through a strategic framework analysis of city marketing procedure T. Metaxas School of Planning and Regional Development University of Thessaly, Greece Abstract The purpose of this paper is to present some very important prerequisites / criteria under which, Placelcity Marketing procedure could become an effective tool for city's development and competitiveness and not a waste strategy or a hindrance (answering the question: does marketing the city help or hinder?). The main goal is the creation of an attractive and competitive city image. In order to satisfy this goal, the paper aims to present a strategic framework analysis and to provide a strategic model of a city's image as a 'good'. On the other hand, the paper aims to present a potential promotional package based on the prerequisites of Place/ city marketing implementation, so that the City Marketing procedure as a whole can become effective, sustainable and

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