Local high-tech start-ups excel with digital business acceleration support from Basingstoke

26thJul 2017

Seven high tech start-ups are being skilled up to the next level with help from a new digital business acceleration hub in Basingstoke.

Since February, over 114 digital companies in total from the region have benefited from an award-winning, intensive two-day entrepreneurship programme, specially designed for entrepreneurs with a new idea for a digital technology product or service. The programme covers all elements of starting a business, from identifying a solution to a problem and sizing the market opportunity to building a solid financial plan.

Zeetta Networks closes new funding round to drive commercial expansion

25thJul 2017
  • Zeetta Networks has successfully secured £1.6m of follow-up investment led by Bloc Ventures with existing investors IP Group and Breed Reply also participating in the round
  • The investment will support expansion of the team for the further development of its channel strategy in the Enterprise and Service Provider markets
  • This new funding joins a strong foundation of funding from Innovate UK and European Commission, bringing the total investment in 2017 to over £4m

Surrey team win £894k grant to develop iTravel

19thJul 2017

SETsquared Surrey member Visual Atoms alongside alumnus iGeolise plus the University of Surrey been awarded a grant of £894k by Innovate UK, the UK's innovation agency, to develop iTravel.