We Are The Million

#Croydon #TechCity: February Review

Posted on February 25th, by Becca Taylor in Croydon: Tech City, Event Reviews. No Comments

Becca Taylor reports on last week’s new media startup edition of #Croydon #TechCity

In recent years, Croydon has seen a boom in new media start-ups – the likes of Croydon Radio, Croydon TV and Chew TV embracing digital tools to make the most of talent in the borough. As Jonny Rose said, more media start-ups began in Croydon than any other London borough between 2011 … Read More »

#Croydon #TechCity startup @WeAreTheMillion launches in partnership with @thecronxbrewery

Posted on June 14th, by Jonny Rose in Croydon: Tech City, Tech City - News. 1 Comment

Sarah Akwisombe of The Glam Collective (and formely pseudo-grime MC Goldilocks) has launched new venture ‘We Are The Million’ – a crowd-funding platform – in conjunction with Participle, a UK social enterprise network.

When I spoke to her back in April, Akwisombe described WATM as:

A new movement to help small business owners raise funds and create new employment opportunities for the local community.

At the time, … Read More »