“Tech for the common good”: A review of Croydon Tech City’s 2015 launch

Posted on February 10th, by Jonny Rose in Croydon: Tech City, Event Reviews. No Comments

#Croydon #TechCity leader Jonny Rose reports on the homegrown movement’s start to the new year

‘Tech for the common good’ was the theme of Croydon Tech City’s 2015 launch event last month.

Two years since Croydon Tech City first launched into Croydon’s psyche, we’ve become London’s fastest growing tech cluster, we’ve helped set Croydon’s economy back on track, we’ve launched Future Tech City for … Read More »

#Croydon #TechCity startup @Makerble win £100,000 in match-funding

Posted on May 17th, by Jonny Rose in Tech City - News. No Comments

The team behind Makerble - the world’s first crowd-funding platform to apply gamification to charities’ impact statistics – has received £100,000 in match-funding from UnLtd, a social venture funding consortium.

Matt Kepple (pictured above),  founded Makerble in 2012, and is working alongside Liam Reynolds, who was formerly involved in devising the growth strategy for Tesco Clubcard. Previously, Kepple has been the driving force behind social enterprise … Read More »