The Growth of the Creative and Digital Sector was buzzing with entrepreneurs, digital and creative people yesterday at the gleaming new H1780.

We resisted the temptation of gin tasting in favour of listening to information on the amazing growth of the digital sector in this area.

Mark Lawler Managing Director Baltic Creative CIC  

The shop fronts make opportunities for creatives to show off their wares.  Businesses from other parts of the world/country thinking of setting up in this vibrant creative space are given a tour of the area which is currently making a real contribution to GDP.

Liam Kelly

Chair of the Baltic Triangle Area Company and Director of Make Liverpool

Explained how there is a thriving community of makers who take an absolute delight in hand stitching leather, sewing, creating fine art and that this is really the place to be for anyone interested in creating things.

Rebecca Wild

Managing Director of Constellations and Hinterlands

Constellations can communicate grass roots upwards and downwards. Rebecca explained how she runs the award-winning event spaces of Constellations and Hinterlands, providing a space where people can chat, explore and generally get a good feeling.

Ian Crosswell from Thrive with Ian explained that Liverpool Business Forum meets fortnightly on a Tuesday to provide support and networking for its members.  This is an upcoming, growing business network.  New member requests to: