Prolific North is pleased to announce that mclcreate has signed up as the second event partner at ProlificNorthLive.

The company joins Smoking Gun PR, who came on-board as the expo’s first event partner in the summer.

mclcreate logo Pantone 2415C-01As one of the country’s leading event companies, mclcreate is keen to explore new ideas and innovations with brands and agencies in a quality environment.

Mike Hamilton, senior business development manager at mclcreate, said: “We felt that agreeing to become an event partner for the first ProlificNorthLive expo at Emirates Old Trafford in February provided a fantastic and exciting opportunity for our business to reinforce it’s leading reputation and also explore new markets.”

mclcreate aims to offer a ‘one-stop shop’ for live events and with the addition of new services including digital, creative and delegate management, the company is now able to work with clients across multiple disciplines, from digital innovations and marketing to experiential and engagement specialists.

sgpr“Our participation at PNL will firmly position us as a real alternative to traditional agencies, innovatively bridging the gap between our technical production capabilities and creative expertise,” added Hamilton.

Prolific North is also delighted to announce the first sponsor of our PNL Venture Funding sessions.

Leading national financial advisory firm, Baker Tilly, has signed up to co-sponsor the sessions which will see shortlisted start-ups, entrepreneurs and SMEs pitch their ideas and business plans to a panel of venture funding experts, financial advisers and business angels, at public sessions across the full day of PNL.

Jon Lowe, partner and head of Media and Tech (North) at the firm, told Prolific North: “Baker Tilly is delighted to be a sponsor of the inaugural ProlificNorthLive event – it’s a great new addition to the North’s thriving media and marketing sectors.

Baker Tilly colour HR“Given our focus and involvement in the tech and media sectors, we are ideally positioned to advise and support all the exciting, growing businesses that are driving this industry forward, so it’s great to be involved in what promises to be an exciting day.”

Further details on the Venture Funding sessions at ProlificNorthLive will be released next month, along with information on how interested parties can apply to take part.

The pace of take-up at ProlificNorthLive continues to accelerate rapidly with 45 companies now signed up to exhibit at the event – with still over four months until it takes place.

To find out how your business can get involved, please contact Dunstan Carter on 07940 423202 or by emailing

You can register to attend the event here –