SORĠI wins the Creative Business Cup Malta top spot! While start-up Invent 3D came in second, both companies the Wanderer’s Tome and Samba Afri-Glam will be receiving a €1,500 award for creative business development from Arts Council Malta. The remaining runners up Mega Woop, Duke’s Avenue and Trotteo will also gain 10 hours of access to business spaces at the Creative Incubator; professional mentoring by Culture Venture and follow-ups by Arts Council Malta and Malta Enterprise; and access to the Creative Business Network
Congratulations to Anna Horvath, and we can’t wait to watch you represent Malta in Copenhagen!
The Creative Business Cup returns after last year’s success and is once again calling on Malta’s most promising creative entrepreneurs to join this global community of creative industries.
Startups utilising creative skills in the production of a creative industry product or service or creative startups collaborating with other industries are eligible to apply. These include businesses in advertising, architecture, craft & artisanship, design, experience technologies, fashion, film, video & photography, gastronomy, leisure activities, music, performing arts, play & learn, publishing, radio & television, software and 3D printing makers.
All participants who make it to the Malta final stand to receive: 10 hours access to business spaces at the Creative Incubator; professional mentoring by Culture Venture and follow-ups by Arts Council Malta and Malta Enterprise; and access to the Creative Business Network. A jury will also determine which of the 3 finalists will be entitled to receive a €1,500 award for creative business development from Arts Council Malta.
The winner from Malta, who will be announced during the National Finals at the Malta Chamber, and will go on to represent Malta at the Creative Business Cup Global Finals in Copenhagen between June 27th and 28th and access BRIGHT: a two-day global event of innovation, creation, and knowledge from all over the world and lastly hold the title of Best Maltese Creative Start-up of 2022. This will be the first time Malta’s winner will join other creative startups for the finals in Copenhagen in person since the pandemic.
Online applications are open until May 4th, and all finalists will be announced by May 11th with the National Finals taking place on May 20th at the Malta Chamber. Do you have what it takes to represent Malta in the global finals? Take a look at the application criteria and download your applications today