Aims and Benefits

Core aims

  • Capitalise on the region’s strengths for strategic economic development
  • Significantly develop the breadth and depth of business talent that we have in the region
  • A&R the music, new tech and digital community to find ‘the winners’ and expose them to the most effective business opportunities
  • Develop and retain the graduate skills in the city to compete globally
  • Build a long term, strong music, new tech and digital business community with Sound City and other city opportunities serving as the conduit    

A bundle of benefits

  • Nationally recognised qualification
  • Mentor and intern training programmes (typically 6 to 12 months)
  • Extensive volunteering opportunities
  • Unrivalled access to the industry on a regional, national and international level
  • VIP access to Sound City and a range of unique business opportunities (Round Table, mentor programmes, EXPO)
  • Retain your business and talent in the most rapidly ascending city in the UK and Europe