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STARTUPS AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP NEWSRead the latest stories about the region's startups and the innovations coming out of new or emerging businesses. Covering Liverpool, Manchester, Leeds, Newcastle, the North West, North East and Yorkshire.
Following on from the success of Hextio, a compact air purifier that is ’10 times more efficient’, Radic8 are back with a new innovation...
Vintage Cash Cow are thrilled to announce they've been nominated for Startup of the Year in the Leeds Digital Festival awards.
A successful female entrepreneur from Scarborough has set up a software company that aims to bring up to 16 highly skilled jobs to the area. Jo Thompson realised there was a gap in the market for a way to easily assess and record health and safety risk assessments with integrated competency training, in real-time. After doing extensive research and finding that there wasn’t anything available, she decided to build it with two fellow directors.
We are delighted to announce that the world's most effective brand design consultancy, Elmwood, has today opened applications for their first STEAM-focused accelerator hub based at their global HQ in Leeds. The first cohort will be for entrepreneurs innovating in consumer health (more details of which can be found at the bottom of this email). Elmwood is looking for start-ups that apply creative or design-thinking to deliver consumer-centred solutions, as well as those that apply emerging technologies such as AI, automation, robotics and Augmented Reality to improve consumer health.