Why creative microbusiness?

Why creative microbusiness?

Jul 14, 2017

A different kind of startup In Silicon Valley it seems that the values that drive typical startups and their investors are for the kinds of convenience products that single white guys might want in their busy lives, like a restaurant queue-jumping app. The scope of action in the world is restricted to the preferences of […]

EMpath

EMpath

Jul 4, 2016

I got a chance to catch up with Rosie Poebright from Splash n Ripple recently – we worked together last year whilst she was a REACT Almuni scheme, and now has evolved her definitive approach to extraordinary experiences, and approach she calls Empath. Gill: So Rosie, what is Empath? Rosie: Empath is an audio augmented […]

6 Weeks to Pop Up goes down the Roman

6 Weeks to Pop Up goes down the Roman

Apr 26, 2016

The final session of our 6 weeks to pop up was to take the ideas to market. With the support of Roman Road Trust, we got a stall on Roman Road Yard Market – a new market focussing on local produce, vintage and craft.   So, the idea is that each of our new business […]

Rooms with amazing views

Rooms with amazing views

Nov 16, 2015

     We have been working with four and now six companies from the Pervasive Media Studio, through the REACT alumni scheme. This last weekend, REACT put together a kind of biennale for immersive media, and showcased many of the projects that have come through the schemes and labs over the years. Some real highlights were […]

Bringing the experts in

Bringing the experts in

Oct 22, 2015

We brought the group of companies we have been working with for REACT in Bristol to the deep heart of Hackney Wick, to bring them into a different kind of creative work environment. Hub 67 provided us with a great space for a days work on really thinking about moving your business on. What was […]