Agency toolkit launched by CVB

Telford and Shropshire CVB has launched an online toolkit for agencies to help make pitches and booking venues easier in what it claims is a first for the UK. The CVB launched the resource – available at www.telford-shropshire.net – at London’s International Confex today. The toolkit contains information that agents might need when putting together bids for events in the region. It includes everything from destination images and suggested activities to industry statistics and the latest transport news and venue information. Telford & Shropshire Conferences marketing consultant Sue Crawley developed the resource and believes it is unique to the UK: “We don’t think anybody has bespoke information for agents like this available online. It brings together in one place for the first time all the information agents will need when they are bidding for a conference in the area.” The bureau represents more than 40 venues including The International Centre, Telford.

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