Creative makers

Hilversum is a creative hotspot right in the heart of the Netherlands. It is a city of makers and storytellers. You’ll find small and large businesses in all kinds of creative areas. Whether you’re talking media giants, music entertainers, gifted designers, or young entrepreneurs. Hilversum creates.

Read the stories of our creative makers


Hilversum is the heart of the Dutch Mediavalley. This is where media are conceived and created. Homebase of well-known national broadcasters such as BNNVARA, TALPA and RTL. 

Explore media


Hilversum has a strong presence of digital creatives. Makers of digital experiences, ranging from games to the latest apps. From responsive websites to virtual applications voor hot brands and broadcasting agencies. 

Explore digital


Hilversum boasts a large music entertainment industry. We compose and produce music and distribute it worldwide. The sound of orchestras, artists and young talents starts here. We invite you to discover the city’s many sounds.

Explore sound


Graphic designers, visual artists, product developers, and brand developers, working on every possible scale. In Hilversum you will find them. From small agencies to global market leaders.

Explore design

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