Creative Networks LogoCreative Networks – the Midlands premiere forum for creative industries is meeting again this Thursday 29th October from 6pm.

From their own website: “‘Creative Networks’ is about bringing together all parties involved in screen-based and sound media in the West Midlands. Promoting both successful business development and collaboration, it seeks to contribute to the establishment of a strong, long-term, sound and screen-based Creative Industry in the West Midlands. This is achieved through increasing knowledge sharing and use of innovative technologies, creative practice and business processes.” 

This month, Creative Networks welcomes Steve Purdham, CEO and founding investor of online music service who will explore the new funding models for the distribution of ‘free’ music and other media.  A panel discussion will follow that will include Steve, Andy Derrick of Sostenuto LLP ( and Lee Parsons of Ditto Music (  If you want to attend, please register online and visit and click on REGISTER.  The event includes free food, informal networking, guest speakers and a chance to pitch your business.BCU Logo