Animate & Create Nominated for a hat trick of awards!


The Animate and Create Team

The Animate and Create Team © Animate and Create


Animate & Create Nominated for a hat trick of awards!

We are pleased to announce that Animate & Create and its Creative Director Dan Richards have been selected as finalists  for the Kent Excellence In Business Awards 2011 (KEIBA) in the  categories Best Business from the Creative Industries a s   well as Young Entrepreneur of the year .

Animate & Create has also been recognised as “One to Watch” ,  being shortlisted  for this category of the Culture Awards 2011 – a new annual celebration of the rich cultural life of the district, led by Canterbury for Culture.

Animate & Create is a dynamic social enterprise that works with young people, communities and the business sector throughout the South East and beyond. To find out more about their work visit their website

Creative Director Dan Richards said ‘The three nominations are a fantastic recognition of the work that the staff at Animate & Create have produced over the last year. We’re very proud of all of our work ,  from our educational workshops and Canterbury Anifest to our commercial productions.

On a personal note I’d like to thank all of our partners and supporters, the staff at the studio , freelancers and finally the amazing young people who we work with daily who inspire us all and remind us why we love animation . ’

Congratulations and good luck on the night.