Creative Manitoba board room

Creative co-working space

Run by Creative Manitoba, 245 McDermot is a shared office space for individuals and businesses that value creativity and collaboration. Members join a multidisciplinary community with tenants including designers, writers, agents and artists in a professional and creative coworking space. Here you can make connections, share ideas, encourage peers, be inspired and work hard to move your creative venture forward. The purpose of 245 McDermot is to help independent creative entrepreneurs with their business growth, and to create a focal point for the creative industries in Manitoba.

Hot desks

  • Drop in rate $25/day
  • 40 hours per month $130/month (2 hours of boardroom use included)
  • 80 hours per month $250/month (2 hours of boardroom use included)
  • Permanent desk $315/month (4 hours of boardroom use included)

Private office rental (ask about availability)

  • Rents starting at $350/month (4 hours of boardroom use included)

Post box rental (optional) $15/month (six month minimum)

Shared amenities-included with all rental fees

  • Shared reception services
  • High speed wireless internet access
  • Kitchen facilities
  • Coffee/tea/water
  • Use of meeting/huddle and boardrooms
  • Weekly cleaning
  • Cleaning supplies
  • Photocopier access (for a fee)
  • Printer access (for a fee)

Meeting and event spaces

Boardroom rental (3rd floor)

  • Tenants: $20/hour; $100/day
  • Creative Manitoba members: $25/hour; $125/day
  • Non-members: $30/hour; $150/day

Small classroom rental (4th floor)

  • Tenants: $25/hour; $125/day
  • Creative Manitoba members: $30/hour; $150/day
  • Non-members: $35/hour; $175/day

Large classroom rental (4th floor)

  • Tenants: $30/hour; $150/day
  • Creative Manitoba members: $35/hour; $175/day
  • Non-members: $45/hour; $225/day

Sacred Circle rental (4th floor)

  • Tenants and Creative Manitoba members: $30/hour; $150/day
  • Non-members: $40/hour; $200/day

Rental policies:

  • All bookings have a three hour minimum and an eight hour daily maximum.
  • A $25/hour staffing surcharge may be added to bookings outside of normal office hours (9 am-5 pm Monday-Friday).
  • Rentals are confirmed once full payment has been made.
  • Rentals which are cancelled up to two weeks prior to booking will receive a 75% refund.
  • Rentals which are cancelled up to one week prior to booking will be receive a 50% refund.
  • No refunds will be issued to renters who cancel within one week of their booking.
  • Last minute bookings made within one week of event are non-refundable.

No refunds will be issued for renters who do not show up for their booking. Creative Manitoba reserves the right to cancel confirmed bookings due to weather, natural disasters or conflict with Creative Manitoba activity. A full refund will be issued in such circumstances.

For more information, rental inquiries or to book a tour of 245 McDermot, email 245McDermot@creativemanitoba.ca or phone 204-927-2787.

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