The latest news, case studies and blogs from Sunderland Software City and the region’s tech community.

Applications now Open for Pitch@Palace 10.0

Applications for Pitch@Palace 10.0 are now open! Back for its fourth year, the programme gives entrepreneurs the opportunity to meet the people who can help make their business dreams a reality. Founded by the Duke of York in 2014, Pitch@Palace provides a platform to amplify and accelerate the work of

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Content Specialist Joins MMC

  Sunderland based strategic marketing agency MMC has appointed David Broderick as part of the award-winning company’s growth plans.   MMC, which was formed in 2015 by Natasha McDonough, the current Chair of the Sunderland Committee for the North East Chamber of Commerce, has brought David on board to lead

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Honeyman Group HydroGienic® system wins prestigious Queen’s Award

Honeyman Group Ltd, a Barnard Castle based pharmaceutical water specialist, today announced that it has received a Queen’s Award for Innovation for HydroGienic®, its high purity water storage and distribution system. The award for outstanding achievement recognises the contribution to industry the business has made among UK entrepreneurs and companies.

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The North East’s Biggest Tech Careers Event is back (and bigger than ever)

The North East’s largest tech-specific careers and opportunities fair is returning to the region for 2018. Relocating to central Newcastle for the first time since it began three years ago, Tech Talent 2018 will see 70 of the North East’s leading businesses, universities, colleges and training providers showcase the opportunities

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0Gravity prepares for lift off

Young Minecraft masters and gifted gamers are being invited to join a newly-formed coding club, inspired by a group set up almost 5,000 miles away. Global software solutions company, Saggezza, based at the Sunderland Software Centre, is launching 0Gravity in the new year, a club that invites local 8 to

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Jane Wimpenny

Join in with the organic clothing e-commerce brand, Joined in Life

A Sunderland eco-friendly clothing brand is giving consumers the chance to look good while they do good. Joined in Life, based at Sunderland Software Centre, produces eco-friendly, ethically-sourced clothing, designed to help protect the planet along with every sale, which helps the people living on it. With the support of

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Inflo Announces Major Collaboration with Leading Accountancy Firm

Inflo Limited, based in Houghton-le-Spring, is delighted to announce their successful collaboration with one of the largest accountancy firms in the UK. Grant Thornton UK LLP has partnered with Inflo to maximise the value received by clients from their assurance services. Grant Thornton have been working very closely with Inflo

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