Examples of Creative Industries

The creative industries play an important role in a community’s cultural life. Creative Industries are defined as the commercial for-profit sector that work to create content, provide creative retail and support services, and often to act as distribution points for other cultural content. We want to learn more about Burlington’s Creative Industries sector.

Below is a list of sample creative industries. The primary distinction is that most creative industries companies are corporations, partnerships or sole-proprietorships generating a creative product for profit.

  • Photography supply stores
  • Commercial art galleries
  • Modeling & Talent agencies
  • Commercial Movie theatres
  • Graphic design & Marketing firms
  • Web design firms
  • Publishing companies
  • Architects
  • Software design companies
  • Music supply stores
  • Media Broadcasters