Helping Communities Compete, Collaborate and Win

Communities need to grow in order to survive, and the competition for new investment is increasing as more organizations undertake proactive efforts to promote their continued growth. 

Place Marketing Group (PMG) supports those efforts by providing a variety of economic development marketing products and services to local, state and regional economic development organizations that are striving to increase investment and employment opportunities for their communities.

PMG is unique in that its principals are experienced economic developers with extensive marketing expertise. That's important because we’ve done your work. We understand the complexities and challenges of executing an effective marketing program.

We have experience working with municipalities – cities, townships, counties and states as well as other community growth advocates such as chambers of commerce, regional development authorities, economic development organizations, school districts and community foundations. Let us put our experience to work for you.

Site Selection Consultant Directory

Click here for information on our exclusive Site Selection Consultant Directory. It's the most accurate, updated source for finding new prospects and increasing your deal flow.

A vast majority of economic developers report that they are increasing their practice of marketing to site selection consultants and other location influencers.  The
Site Selection Consultant Directory contains nearly 4,000 records of influential location advisors and is updated quarterly to maintain the highest level of data integrity. We limit availability of the list to enhance the marketing advantage it provides to subscribers.

Because more than fifty percent of site searches are now being conducted by site selection consultants and other influencers, you can't afford to be without this valuable data source.
Order your subscription here.

 Stay Informed

Click here to visit our Place Marketing blog, a leading source of timely information on the latest trends and practices in marketing places. Andy Levine, President of Development Counsellors Inc. says the blogspot "has been providing a unique forum ... it has a knack for picking out the news pieces that pique the interest of EDers everywhere. It has created a comprehensive resource that is quickly becoming a ‘must read’ for any place marketing professional."

You can also follow us on 
Twitter for more frequent tips, updates, news and developments that will keep you well informed on the practice of economic development marketing. Join the conversation!


Our Clients

We're proud to have served some of the leading economic development organizations in the U.S.  A partial list of our clients appears below:

Allen Economic Development Group Greater Louisville, Inc. - The Metro Chamber Northeast Texas Economic Alliance
Austin Chamber of Commerce Hagerstown-Washington County Economic Development Commission Northeastern Pennsylvania Alliance
Bavaria U.S. Office for Economic Development Hamilton County Alliance Northern Kentucky Tri-ED
Carroll County Economic Development Hampton Roads Economic Development Alliance Oklahoma Department of Commerce
Central Florida Development Council International Economic Development Council Plano Economic Development
City of Arlington, TX Jacksonville Regional Chamber of Commerce PowerSouth Energy
City of Staunton, VA Kilgore Economic Development Corp. Seneca County Industrial Development Agency
Claremore Rogers County Partnership Laurens County Development Corporation Sherman Economic Development Corporation
Coshocton County/City Port Authority Lindale Economic Development Corp. Southern Virginia Regional Alliance
Development Corporation of Snyder Inc. Longview Economic Development Corporation Southwest Michigan First
Duke Energy Martinsville /Henry County EDC Staunton Office of Economic Development
Florida's Great Northwest, Inc. Nebraska Public Power District Temple Economic Development Corporation