David joined BTP on 4th July and brings a wealth of marketing experience having previously worked for the North West Regional Development Agency and Lincolnshire Tourism. His experience has involved leading the digital marketing for Lincoln and Lincolnshire including the development of award winning websites and delivery of major UK and international campaigns. In the North West, David led the region’s visitor information strategy, working closely with the likes of Cumbria Tourism, Visit Manchester and Visit Liverpool to grow tourism through innovative marketing initiatives and new state of the art Information Centres. Most recently David has worked on secondment with VisitEngland, helping to develop the national tourism action plans.
David’s experience will be invaluable in developing Bath’s official tourism website www.visitbath.co.uk, overseeing PR for the destination as well as managing marketing communications, travel trade, overseas marketing and conference activity.
Robin Bischert, chief executive at Bath Tourism Plus, comments: “We are very pleased to welcome David to the team. His experience – especially in the fast moving area of new media – will be invaluable and will give a fresh perspective to Bath Tourism’s marketing plans and current activities”.
David Jackson, says: “I am absolutely delighted to be joining the team at Bath Tourism Plus. This is an exciting time for the tourism industry and I am looking forward to the opportunity to work with such fantastic product - but also for BTP which is recognised nationally as one of the leading destination marketing organisations in the country.”
City.Mobi has launched its new guide to London.
London.Mobi is the latest in this illustrious line up, offering click to call functionality – which means no scribbling down telephone numbers.
City.Mobi offers the most comprehensive mobile travel guides available, with over 800 cities in 200 countries listed. Each is developed by the City.Mobi team to combine into a single global travel directory.
However, each city retains its own mobile identity via a dedicated domain. Already on offer are Brussels.Mobi, Paris.Mobi, Sanfrancisco.Mobi and Sydney.Mobi.
Most entries are also linked to websites where users can quickly access more detailed information if needed.
Other key features include information on accommodation, restaurants, attractions, entertainment, nightlife, shopping, and transport.
City.Mobi guides include user reviews and traveller utilities such as a translation guide, currency converter, news and local weather guide.