The purpose of the KUFA mentorship program is to support beginner artists and growing creative industries businesses operating in performing arts, film, design, fashion, photography, architecture, etc. in creative fields, reducing risks at the start of their business, helping them acquire practical entrepreneurial skills and relevant knowledge.
The KUFA mentorship program is:
A one-year position in a creative co-working space on the 4th floor of the Culture Factory
Individual support from experienced mentors
Individual, free consultations in business, law, marketing, accounting, financial management, sales, IT application in business, etc. questions.
Entrepreneurship seminars, conferences, and workshops
Practical help in creating visual and communication solutions for creative business
Inspiring community networking: meetings on the roof terrace, various wellness activities, exchange of ideas at KUFA Monday Coffee events
Unlimited office services
New contacts, acquaintances, and partnerships!
Those who have successfully completed the mentoring program are given the right of priority for preferential jobs and studies in the Culture Factory incubator.
- Participation in the program is free.
- The program is partially financed by Klaipėda City Municipality.
The professional team of mentors of the KUFA mentoring program provides mentoring services and embarks on the journey of growing business together. The experience, insights and recommendations of mentors help to make the path to success faster and more productive – by increasing the competitiveness of activities, raising personal competences, expanding the network of acquaintances, and getting to know new opportunities.
Founder and creative manager of “Doctor Idea”. Field of expertise graphics and packaking design
Consultant of the ECN Group, a practitioner with more than 20 years of training experience
“10 tiltų,” “10 tiltų kiemas,” and “tiltų namai” Co-founder. She also serves as a mentor for small businesses and is a board member of the Klaipėda branch
CEO and founder of “Creative Partner”
LCC Interntional University, ISM, VU lecturer. Expertise marketing specialist
Teacher of branding and visual identity
Founder, leader, lecturer, and consultant of the “Sales Academy”
Director of the “Culture Factory” and a consultant for cultural and creative business project
Head of “Žinius” uab, financial and business consultant
Professional director and public speaking expert
Partner for human resources and organizational development