Showcase your business with the Cultural & Creative Sectors for City of Culture 2021
Coventry & Warwickshire’s rich history shows how businesses go hand in hand with creativity.
In the Medieval period Coventry pioneered the weaving industry which expanded worldwide and made sewing machines what they are today.
Warwickshire is the birthplace of famous playwright William Shakespeare and a number of his properties still stand for visitors to experience history first hand.
Coventry has hosted Jaguar cars from 1928 to date, due to the booming manufacturing industry that Coventry was renowned for.
Surviving WW2 and rebuilding from the ashes, Coventry has a mix of poignant architecture that dates back to the 12th Century and is now being re-purposed for local enterprises.
Leamington Spa and Warwickshire have been at the forefront of the gaming industry totaling over 10% of the UK's game's development.
Coventry and Warwickshire Chamber of Commerce is at the heart of it.
Expected Visitors to Coventry and Warwickshire 2021
• 1,500,000 a year
* 125,000 a month
* 29,000 a week
* Over 4,000 a day
Our Mission Statement
Coventry and Warwickshire Chamber of Commerce are proud Delivery Partners of Coventry UK City of Culture 2021.
From pioneering the weaving industry in the medieval period, to hosting Jaguar Cars in 1928 (and continuing to till this day), Coventry’s rich history shows how business goes hand in hand with creativity. Coventry and Warwickshire has always been the home of invention, innovation, heritage and art, and we at the Chamber are delighted to be based at the center of it.
In 2021 we are expecting over 1,500,000 people to visit the Coventry and Warwickshire area and we are greatly looking forward to building on our diverse homegrown businesses and connecting with new ones. It is our goal to support a cohesive relationship between business, heritage and creativity in our sector and work alongside UK City of Culture’s programme of dynamic events. The Chamber has continually advocated and encouraged growth for local businesses for more than 100 years, and will continue to do so in the exciting times ahead.
Our Heritage and Cultural Partners
Just click on any of the box images below to see our Heritage and Cultural Partners to work with:
Get in Touch
Coventry and Warwickshire Chamber of Commerce
Email: [email protected] or call 024 7665 4321
If you are interested in becoming a Member to receive our range of member benefits and support during a time where the Coventry and Warwickshire Chamber of Commerce will be specifically highlighting Hospitality, Heritage and the Arts see our Membership page: www.cw-chamber.co.uk/membership
The bigger picture
If you would like to be involved directly in Coventry City of Culture 2021 please see their website for opportunities and tenders: www.coventry2021.co.uk