Latham & Watkins, one of the world’s top 5 global law firms, has announced plans to open a new business services office in Manchester, citing the city’s highly qualified talent pool as an influencing factor
Working in collaboration with key academic, venue and hotel partners, Marketing Manchester has directly influenced 40 national and international association conferences to choose Manchester in 2015. This equates to approximately 34,000 delegates and an estimated economic impact of £61 million
With the recent positive news for Manchester around devolution, and further announcements around investment in new cultural and science facilities last week, MIDAS, Manchester’s inward investment agency, has announced strong half year results which echo this positive sentiment.
This year’s Manchester Tourism awards, hosted by Marketing Manchester, took place on Tuesday, 2 December 2014, where representatives from across Greater Manchester’s tourism industry came together to recognise excellence in their field.
RBS regional managing director Richard Topliss has been appointed to chair the Manchester Growth Company.