How to Create Successful Markets training course - Oct. 28-29
- Subject: [cg] How to Create Successful Markets training course - Oct. 28-29
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HOW TO CREATE SUCCESSFUL MARKETS TRAINING COURSE - OCTOBER 28-29, NEW
Please join Project for Public Spaces in this one and a half day
workshop led by our own public market experts Steve Davies and David
O'Neil. Cities and towns across the US are rediscovering the benefits of
At this workshop you'll:
* Learn how to start a market in your neighborhood or town;
* Look at case studies and explore the market planning process,
including goal-setting, concept development, economic feasibility,
management, site selection and design;
* Visit and analyze some of New York's most famous markets;
* Meet other folks from around the country working on a variety of
public market projects
Sign up now and join a small, dynamic group of people, who have included
mayors, planning officials, community development officials,
neighborhood organizers and market sponsors.
For more information about the workshop, or to register online now, go
Any additional inquiries, please contact me at 212-620-5660 or at
About your instructors:
STEVE DAVIES, as vice president of PPS, has directed nearly 400 major
projects in the U.S and abroad and is sought out as one of the major
thought leaders in public markets. He oversees the activities of PPS's
Public Market Collaborative where he currently works on a new local
economic development initiative with the Ford Foundation.
A specialist in all phases of market development, DAVID O'NEIL has
worked on over 100 market projects around the world and has directed
three international public market conferences. He recently published
"Reading Terminal Market: An Illustrated History," a beautifully
illustrated narrative about one of the country's largest public markets
located in Philadelphia, PA.
To register for the workshop, go to:
To purchase "Reading Terminal Market: An illustrated History" or other
public markets products, go to
Remember, join PPS as a member at
http://pps.org/info/getinvolved/membership_donate/join_us to receive
discounts on registration and on most PPS purchases.
To learn more about Project for Public Spaces, visit us at www.pps.org.
Thanks for your interest and I hope you can all join us in October!
Project for Public Spaces
153 Waverly Place, 4th Floor
New York, NY 10014
Project for Public Spaces
building community - creating places - using common sense parks & plazas
- markets - transportation - civic design
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- publications - planning & visioning - membership - visit our websites
Project for Public Spaces: http://www.pps.org
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