Stories from The Creative State North West

IWA Knock is an airport serving 25 international destinations and carried 710,000 passengers in 2012. It is served by Europe’s top airlines: Ryanair, Lufthansa, Flybe, Aer lingus and Aer Arann. 4CNW Innovation Challenge The Airport’s 4CNW Innovation Challenge called on Creatives to develop a...

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Creative Producer Tara McGowan specializes in strategic development for Arts Organisations, as well as event curation & management and creative collaborations.  Her client list includes The Model, The Cairde Arts Festival and Blue Raincoat Theatre Company amongst others. In this 4CNW...

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Designer Gordon Ryan founded Applied Sense Design & Architecture in 2007, a flexible project-tailored design company, delivering full Architectural Service along with Creative Project Management for both domestic and corporate clients. Hear Gordon speak about his experience of the 4CNW...

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Woodrow (formerly Woodrow Sustainable Solutions) is an environmental consultancy that offers a number of services in the environmental sector. These include ecological surveys and impact assessment for infrastructure projects.  In particular the company has developed a speciality in the...

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Brokering Creative Advantage; key findings from the 4CNW Programme