Place Equity Reports

Branding

Canada’s best city brand opens up

Toronto was a Top 10 finisher in our recent World’s Best City Brands ranking. Its latest ad campaign doubles down on the attributes that make Canada’s urban heart so...

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Branding

Secrets of America’s best city brands

Why New York, L.A. and San Francisco rule the nation in promotion, experiential tourism and ‘hardware of place.’ By Chris Fair We at Resonance Consultancy developed the 2017 World’s Best...

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Cities

Why London, Singapore and New York are the World’s Best City Brands

These three global centers rule the world in reputation, identity and the perceived quality of place. The wealth of cities and nations has historically been determined primarily by location:...

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Cities

Tourism, Talent and Investment: How the world’s most competitive cities win

Attracting talent to a city is key to gaining and maintaining a competitive edge in today’s increasingly urban society; this much we know. More than half the world’s population currently...

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How Studio Bell is Attracting Tourism to Calgary

Once upon a time, people would venture into ‘Cultural Institutions’ – museums, libraries, concert halls – that were cathedrals to the muses and home to the cognoscenti. The stiff...

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What Is Your City’s Competitive Identity?

Places are powerful things. From communities to cities, neighborhoods to nations, they create energy and excitement and inspire us with their natural beauty and wonder. They connect us to...

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