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Rose Marley


Chief Executive

Rose Marley

Rose Marley is Chief Executive of SharpFutures the social enterprise partner of The Sharp Project, home to digital entrepreneurs and production companies, and The Space Project, a purpose built facility for large-scale TV and film production, both based five minutes outside Manchester city centre.

SharpFutures Manchester CIC is a social enterprise designed to ‘seed, nurture and grow talent and skills for creative digital sector’. A commitment to helping young people discover and pursue career paths in the fast-growing creative digital sector, combined with her stewardship of one of Europe’s most iconic digital hubs, provides Rose with a unique perspective on youth employment, business development and the Creative Digital sector.

Rose is the winner of the 2017 Martin Hett Inspiring Manchester Awards from the MPA and currently short-listed for three national awards for Social Enterprise UK.