Monica Davidson

Surry Hills, New South Wales

Arts industry champion

This film-maker, writer and business adviser has been supporting creative professionals for many years, and her guidance has never been more in demand. Since 2015, Monica’s Creative Plus Business social enterprise has been providing practical workshops, one-on-one advisory services and resources to a help people working in the arts become more confident entrepreneurs. In response to the COVID pandemic’s devastating impact on at least 400,0000 Australians working in the arts – Creative Plus Business started delivering webinars and online courses. Monica is using her grant to complete and share her Creative Start-up online course, with the aim of supporting businesses to get back on their feet quickly and confidently.