Actions and Detail Panel
Alternative Cash for Creatives
Mon, March 27, 2017, 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM BST
Join us and our three speakers: Michelle Doherty, Business Advisor at Transmit Startups, Roger Moors, Chief Development Officer at Social Investment Scotland and Tim Wright, Director and Co-Founder of twintangibles to talk about alternative ways to finance your creative business.
As of 2016, the UK’s creative industries are now worth a record £84.1 billion to the UK economy. And as of January 2017, the creative industries is officially in the top five growth industries for the UK.
With these big numbers comes attention and opportunity. Value (Economic, Social and Creative) is being generated off the back of your products and services. You are exploring and capitalising on these new routes to seed funding by seizing these alternate routes to capital.
Who is the event for?
Anyone curious about alternative finance options available to them, who are looking to create grow or scale their creative business. These days, traditional funding isn't your only option so come along to learn about alternative and other innovative ways to finance your creative business.
What attendees will learn from the event?
- Understand what finance alternatives are available.
- How these options are currently supporting creatives across Scotland
- Hear real life success stories of how creatives are creating, growing and scaling their business and career thanks to alternate routes to fund
Who we are
Cultural Enterprise Office is Scotland's dedicated business support for the creative industries, working to make Scotland the best place to create, grow and scale a creative business and career.