Prolific North Limited is an independently-owned media publishing company based in Manchester whose first title is www.prolificnorth.co.uk. The company started publishing on 14 January 2013. In September 2013, the company acquired a news web site called MediaCityBlog which was relaunched as MediaCityDaily. MediaCityDaily now has over 16,000 Twitter followers, Prolific North now has over 10,000 Twitter followers and a further 6,000 plus follow Prolific Jobs. In January 2016, we celebrated our third birthday. The site has grown over these three years to establish a position where it is without question the leading news and information website focussed on the creative industries outside London. Almost 70,000 unique visitors a month now come to Prolific North and the site now also has a valid claim to being one of the UK's leading sites dedicated to the sector. In addition to a daily diet of news and features, the site also stages market-leading awards and events which are are the largest of their kind outside the capital. ProlificNorthLive, held on 2 February 2016, was the first Expo of its type in the UK regions and attracted over 2,000 attendees across the day. Prolific North also established an innovative post-graduate programme in Digital Communications Management in a JV with MMU Business School and is keen to develop futher training and delivery progammes.