Investments

MADE

MADE

MADE is a New York based curated; interactive food innovation platform delivering wholesome meals to office workers in real time – visit them by clicking here

Rise Art

Rise Art

Rise Art works directly with talented independent artists as well as top museums and galleries to help you discover art you love. Choose from original paintings, photographs, prints and sculpture.

Rise Art is the place to discover, purchase and rent modern and contemporary art, handpicked by experts – visit them by clicking here

 

Pobble

Pobble

The educational initiative, originally called ‘LendMeYourLiteracy’ was started by a group of teachers and literacy advocates in Harrogate and was set up to help build local children’s confidence in writing.

Pobble is a unique online resource base for teachers and students of literacy. Pobble allows teachers to showcase children’s work on an ‘online classroom wall’, extending its reach beyond the individual school – visit them by clicking here

Trigger Buzz

Trigger Buzz

Winner of The Drum’s 2015 Content Marketing award for Best News Content Marketing Campaign, Trigger Buzz helps brands increase campaign effectiveness and marketing performance through premium and original content.

Trigger Buzz drives an online community of creatives to produce content via real-time marketing – visit them by clicking here

Decision Tech

Decision Tech

Decision Tech is a performance marketing company focused on the communications and entertainment sector.

It helps people make the most of their digital lives, from connectivity to entertainment packages and data management. It helps service and hardware providers by introducing the right customers, at the right time and the right price.

Decision Tech’s powerful, proprietary technology platform powers the comparison services of over 50 partners including Gocompare.com and Confused.com – visit them by clicking here

Consumer Dynamics

Consumer Dynamics

A New York based marketing consultancy specializing in insights, innovation and brand strategy.

This includes the fields of; qualitative and quantitative research, segmentation, trends, new business and product line creation, prototyping, positioning, brand architecture and portfolio strategy – visit them by clicking here

Vitesse Media

Vitesse Media

Leading media and event specialists in growth businesses – entrepreneurs and CEO’s, their investors, advisers and suppliers.

Vitesse Media’s intention is to grow our business quickly through the development of innovative products and the acquisition of products and businesses in our fragmented b2b space. Vitesse Media is quoted on AIM. – visit them by clicking here

Sn@ck Media

Sn@ck Media

New breed of social agency that meshes social and native advertising and specialises in sports real-time content and engagement solutions for big brands.

Snack Media specialises in multi-channel content creation, distributed at scale. Through data driven engagement strategies Snack Media creates authentic connections between brands & fans. – visit them by clicking here

Stadia Solutions

Stadia Solutions

Stadia Solutions is a leading international sports and entertainment marketing agency and technology consultancy. It specialises in developing Smarter Venues for its clients, who include sports clubs and rights holder from the entertainment sector. Using the latest technology and consumer insights, they amplify audience engagement and create new commercial assets for any venue.

No matter what the size of the audience or the budget, there is a bespoke Smarter Venue solution to fit all needs including WiFi and apps, FanTV, large format LED, Digital and static posters. To visit them, click here

First Utility

First Utility

First Utility is the UK’s largest independent energy supplier. Using the latest technology, they share the knowledge you need to lower consumer bills.

Their tech team are always working on the most cutting-edge tools so consumers can take full control of their energy. – visit them by clicking here

Namely

Namely

Namely is the leading end-to-end HR and payroll platform in the USA for growing companies.

Namely has a diverse team of over 250 employees headquartered in New York, San Francisco, Austin, and They believe every company and every employee deserves a great workplace, supported by HR technology they use and love. – visit them by clicking here

Pip Howeson

Pip Howeson

Pip Howeson offers top quality bespoke tailoring using the finest British fabrics. Pip Howeson is an experienced tailor, dedicated to the rejuvenation of the British textile industries.

The Pip Howeson bespoke tailoring service allows customers to precisely customise their garment, ensuring it’s perfectly fitted and suited to their tastes. Pip Howeson offers three levels of bespoke tailoring depending on the precise level of customisation they require – visit them by clicking here

Some Successes

Our Genesis Fund was a founder investor at circa £10m valuation in this software company that morphed into a leading video game company. Sold to Zynga for US$527 million in 2014, delivering a 30-fold return.