Show and Tell for the first 4CNW test projects

14 JANUARY 2013

The Creative State North West held a Show-and-Tell event for the first 4CNW partnership projects on Thursday 13th December 2013 in Sligo.

The test round of 4CNW Talent was undertaken in the North West of Ireland (Counties Sligo, Donegal, Mayo, Leitrim andRoscommon) and innovative companies who received funding in the 4CNW test round include; VOYA, Ireland West Airport Knock, Woodrow Sustainable Solutions, Koko Latte and The Model.

Pictured below are the team from VOYA with their creative partner Peter Martin.

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These businesses have used, or will use, their 4CNW talent voucher to work with outstanding Creatives from the North West to complete projects that include rebranding, web design, promotional films, live music broadcasts, digital marketing, architectural and spatial design and cultural tourism development.

You can meet the Creatives involved the new Creative Stories section of the Creative State North West website.

The event was opened by the Chair of the Creative Sligo Partnership, Sligo County Manager Hubert Kearns, who remarked on the €10billion that SME’s contribute to exchequer in Ireland, as well as noting that local authorities are mandated to support the SME sector – both by Government and by the EU. The event was chaired by Ian Brannigan, acting CEO of the Western Development Commission and a member of the Creative Sligo Partnership.

Also introduced were the newly appointed Scottish and Northern Irish Brokers; Carol Sinclair of Cultural Enterprise Office, and Barney Toal and Clare McGee of NORIBIC at the event, who were all on hand to hear the collaboration experiences from the test project participants.

Click here to read more information on the event.

About the 4CNW Voucher programme
4CNW – For Creative Challenge Celtic Crescent North West – is a new transnational business innovation support programme, delivered by The Creative State North West. Goal is to develop the Creative Industries, and wider innovation ability in the North West Region of Ireland, Northern Ireland and Scotland.
Click here for more information.