Annual summit demonstrates the strength of Croydon’s tech community

Posted on June 27th, by Zach Baker in Economics & Business. No Comments

Croydon Tech City held a summit for tech-based businesses to intermingle and to plan for a better future

Several technology based businesses gathered last week on Wednesday afternoon to discuss Croydon’s future. Entrepreneurs set up booths showing off their most recent innovations. The overall excitement for new technology charged the event with creativity and ambition.

“I know how scary it is to be an entrepreneur, so much … Read More »

The Croydon student who founded her own fashion label

Posted on July 28th, by Paul Dennis in Culture. 1 Comment

Paul Dennis talks to Croydon College student Jeanne-Marie Fraser about fashion, music and world domination

I don’t doubt for one moment that Richard Branson was scoffed at when, as a student, he voiced his ambitions.

He was young – what did he know? Well, he knew where he was going, and the same can be said of Jeanne-Marie Fraser, who has just completed a B-TEC level … Read More »

Digital Croydon: showcasing our potential

Posted on March 14th, by Richard Bray in Croydon: Tech City, Opinion. 2 comments

Richard Bray shines a light on the borough’s digital scene

As a frequent Croydon Tech City attendant I’m not only impressed by businesses and ideas the speakers have created, but also by the fact that most of them are based right here in Croydon. I think it’s brilliant that the organisers of CTC are somehow able to locate these well hidden entrepreneurs. But it’s a … Read More »