Connect to industry-leaders and gain exclusive access to training and networks with Creative Enterprise: designed to grow your business.


Creative Enterprise is bringing together companies who work in moving image for storytelling, spanning film and television, games and technology, to build meaningful connections and create opportunities for business growth.

Through exclusive events and bespoke workshops led by industry leaders and mentors, Creative Enterprise will provide expertise and training to futureproof the next generation of moving image companies. 

Creative England is a national body with experience in growing businesses through programmes of bespoke support, investing in over 350 companies across film, technology and games. We truly understand creative business and we help them by providing a combination of tailored investment and support to develop new business models, deliver products and services and take risks on innovation. 

Creative Enterprise has been developed with National Lottery funding from the BFI, to make the moving image sector sustainable through creating new business opportunities through training and building of networks, whilst growing and scaling existing businesses.

Creative Enterprise is an ongoing national programme, email creativeenterprise@creativeengland.co.uk for enquiries, and register here to be kept up to date with exclusive networking events, workshops, and access to industry-leading expertise. 


Mentoring and Consultancy Support

Creative Enterprise’s Mentoring and Consultancy Support is a simple programme of subsidised one-on-one support to help you move your business forward. Creative Enterprise will pay up to £2500 to subsidise the cost of working with an expert to provide advice or support to your company.

Check the Mentoring and Consultancy Support Guidelines and FAQs to see if your business is eligible and apply here.


Upcoming Events

Creative Enterprise will be holding workshops and networking events across the country, register your interest by emailing creativeenterprise@creativeengland.co.uk to join the invite list.


Thank you to players of the National Lottery, for helping good causes such as those within the creative industries #LotteryFunded

Effective Leadership for Creative Businesses

The mini MBA for business leaders growing their creative organisation.

  • For business leaders of film, television and games companies
  • 7th February & 7th March
  • Fazeley Studios, Birmingham
  • Led by PressurePoint
  • Application only
  • The cost has been subsidised by the Creative Enterprise programme

Leaders of creative businesses are faced with a changing and evolving industry in an often fast-paced environment.

This two-day mini MBA, set over two months, will equip creative leaders with the skills and tools to adapt and succeed against the uniquely complex challenges of the creative industries.

Led by people development agency PressurePoint, at Effective Leadership for Creative Businesses you will learn how to identify and isolate the main problems facing your business and develop strategies to find solutions.

Effective Leadership for Creative Businesses has been designed for business leaders looking to succeed in moving image for storytelling through the Creative Enterprise programme, with a limit of 12 spaces.

Apply here

The cost for participation is £100.

Application deadline is 5pm 27th January.