We’re a dynamic community of over 2,000 members, collaborating to drive growth and celebrating Manchester’s digital, creative and media talent.

With a legacy of over 100 years, we’re not just celebrating our past; we’re helping build the future.

Who are we?

Welcome to the heart of Manchester’s creative community. We’re a vibrant not-for-profit collective, home to over 2,000 members from every corner of the creative industries.

For digital, creative and media professionals, we’re all about fostering connections throughout our city.


The MPA is where Manchester’s creative professionals meet, grow, and speak up. With a network of over 2,000 from the digital, creative and media industries, we’re dedicated to building a community where every member has a voice to shape the Manchester scene for the better.

With a calendar filled with career-defining events, insightful panel discussions, and workshops tailored to your needs, we’re here to celebrate and support your journey. And to support the journey of others through our charity partnerships and fundraising events.

Discover the power of collaboration and how being part of MPA can elevate your business and career.


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