Creators and Makers Award

Creators and Makers Award

This award recognises the rising stars and innovative thinkers within the East Midlands creative industry, who have made a positive contribution to their business. The individual will be able to demonstrate how they have created innovative ideas or products, which are responsive to customer needs and their business’ objectives. 

Who is this award for?  

  • A creative individual who is a cultural and creative practitioner. This also includes freelancers, sole traders and business owners, as well as people who work for organisations in a creative role 
  • A young business leader who has made a significant contribution to their workplace 
  • A young individual who has made a mark on the creative landscape in the East Midlands 
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Download your application

Apply before the closing date on Monday 11 March at 5pm.


Who is this award for?


Jamie Quince Starkey – Down to Earth Derby


Dan Poynton – On Poynt Creative

Deshaun Hancock – Bloom and Flow

Izzy Plummer – TTK Confectionery

Nathan Addai – Mental Roots

Olivia Waldron – MHA

Tom Young – Cross Productions

Yudan Deng – Follow the Orient

Liberty Always – Bam Boom Cloud

Nayaab Mohamed – Nayaab Mahomed Limited