Creative Space Management

We deliver economic growth through brave city interventions and pioneering placemaking.

For the last 15 years Creative Space Management has worked in partnership with the public and private sectors to deliver ambitious new workspaces and economic regeneration in the North of England.

We are experts in curating and managing multifunctional workspaces that enable start-up and high-growth businesses to succeed. We cluster industries, build communities, connect knowledge transfer ecosystems and animate spaces; delivering social and economic impact to UK city regions.

If you’re working on a project to reimagine the future of our northern cities and towns, by creating destinations and business growth opportunities, we’d like to talk to you. Please look around our website to lean more and get in touch.

Recent News | what’s new at Creative Space

Success for early-adopter workspace tenants

Real examples from growing businesses that are delivering on the Newcastle Helix vision.Health technology company Changing Health are growing fast!  Founder Professor Mike Trenell launched this dynamic start-up in 2016 with a clear mission; to deliver behaviour change at scale.  And thanks…

The changing face of Chartered Surveying

Blog by Alex Wannop (MRICS), Regional Property Director.I’ve been working in the built environment for 13 years, wearing several different hats in that time.  Most recently I joined Creative Space Management as their Regional Property Director, and whilst a varied career…

Ever wondered what it’s like to be a Centre Manager?

As part of the placemaking and economic development work we do with public and private sector clients, we manage workspaces, help grow businesses and build communities.  Sometimes this is about connecting an existing community around a meanwhile-use space.  And…

what our clients say

I could not have coped without the Round Foundry Media Centre. They have been a rock, to both me and my business, and in more ways than one.

Sarah Shafi, Director, Rude Utilities.

Case Studies

Toffee Factory, Newcastle

Opened in December 2011, Toffee Factory began development in 2009 when Creative Space Management was appointed to undertake a preliminary feasibility study. The company undertook further detailed business planning,…

Electric Works, Sheffield

In 2007, Creative Space Management was appointed by Sheffield City Council (following a competitive dialogue process), to manage a 12 year contract to operate The Hub Building at Sheffield…

Publish Interactive

Publish Interactive, which provides e-publishing software solutions for market research publishers, moved its then small team into the Round Foundry Media Centre in 2009 and in just three years…