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Looking for support in your region?

The Creative Economy Network is a regional effort to accelerate the economic growth of the Commonwealth’s creative industries. 

The following entities have been designated as part of the Creative Economy Network:



Berkshire Creative

Contact: Julia Dixon


Phone: 413-499-1600 x103



Cape & Islands

Cape Cod Chamber of Commerce & Arts Foundation of Cape Cod

Contact: Wendy K. Northcross, CCE & Kevin Howard

Email: &

Phone: 508-362-3225 x517 & 508-362-0066


495 / MetroWest

495 Partnership & the Metro West Visitors Bureau

Contact: Paul Matthews & Susan Nicholl

Email: &

Phone: 774-760-0495 x105 & 508-361-9881



Metro South

Metro South Chamber of Commerce

Contact: Christopher Cooney, CCE, President & CEO


Phone: 508-586-0500 x 223


North Shore

Creative Economy Association of the North Shore

Contact: Jo Broderick


Phone: 978-921-4242 x1113



Pioneer Valley

Western Mass EDC

Contact:  Ann Burke


Phone: 413-755-1371



If there is no entity in your region, contact the statewide office:

Executive Office of Housing and Economic Development

Contact: Helena Fruscio


Phone: 617-788-3602


Designations happen on a rolling basis.

Creative Economy Network Meeting - Tuesday, November 3 3:00 pm
Worcester Regional Chamber of Commerce
446 Main Street, Suite 200, Worcester, MA 01608

Creative Economy Network Meeting Agenda Nov 2015  docx format of Creative Economy Network Meeting Agenda Nov 2015

To learn more about the Creative Economy Network, click here.