You design, write, capture, and build. You create and tell stories with your work. And your influence on the things, places, and neighborhoods we all find captivating is undeniable.

That’s why Creative Works exists. To further the impact creatives have on Memphis culture, and ensure you have a hand in building the future of our city. Because when creativity and culture thrive, so does Memphis as a whole.

To get involved, connect with us on social media, through one of our monthly local programs, and at our national annual conference.


Josh Horton

Founder & Director

Josh is a designer and creative entrepreneur who is emphatic about the social and economic impact of design and creativity. A Memphis native, Josh started his design career in Seattle with Invisible Creature. He returned home in 2007 to build brands for small businesses and nonprofits that have positive impacts on the city. In 2014, he founded Creative Works to focus on building the experiences and amenities that empower creatives.

Dan Price


Dan is a Philadelphia-born serial hobbyist with a background in writing, branding, and campaign development. After seven years as an advertising copywriter, he left his post in 2016 to help evolve Creative Works into a year-round resource for Memphis creatives. No stranger to community-building, Dan is also the co-founder and director of Undercurrent.