Empowering Creatives in West Michigan
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Bridging The Gaps of Creative Opportunity in West Michigan
THE PLACE provides local creatives with the resources, connections, and opportunities needed to excel in creative/performing arts and
empower the creative industry in West Michigan. Our vision is to brand West Michigan as a hub for creative opportunity
tALENT DEVELOPMENT & EMPLOYMENT
THE PLACE connects entertainment venues, companies, and organizations to creative talent in West Michigan. Through internal projects and promotion of individuals involved with programs provided by THE PLACE. These connections will grow the industry and open the door to more connections and opportunities.
This initiative offers the opportunity to establish relationships with local schools with the intent of educating and deploying students in real industry positions. These connections will focus on public schools in areas such as Promise Zones where students tend to receive less opportunity in arts and creative industries. One of the main missions of THE PLACE is to engage youth through mentorship, education, and project involvement.
dIGITAL MEDIA & MARKETING
Digital media is being utilized more and more for promotion and marketing purposes. The quality of digital content accepted has severely increased, causing the investment of quality production equipment and services to grow as well. With in house production capabilities,
THE PLACE will be able to develop top quality in house projects and provide top quality production services for companies and individuals
Measurable Outcomes & Outputs
The aim is to see the creative industry and community in West Michigan grow through more jobs, projects, and opportunities. The measurable outcomes will be categorized
1. Talent Development & Employment
2. Digital Marketing & Media
3. Education Opportunities
Our programs, connections, and projects will be crafted around the effectiveness of each line item.
What We Offer
BRANDING & MARKETING
Marketing is becoming more and more tricky with technology being introduced such as Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning. Our marketing experts will make sure your campaigns are at the top of your industry and remain a profitable investment.
videography & photography
Quality and creative video content is one of the hottest trends in the online space right now. Stay on top of the trends and reach your target audience with videos that are captivating and value based.
Our studio in Grand Rapids, MI is equipped with state of the art recording equipment and has all the capabilities to record the next hit record
Quality and creative illustrations are a must for creatives. We encourage all creatives to use graphic design to boost their post quality and overall content quality.