Category: Companies

Hydra Creative makes Prolific North shortlist for manufacturing expertise

Sheffield digital agency shortlisted in Prolific North’s inaugural Tech Awards.

Sheffield Digital member Hydra Creative has been shortlisted against only one other agency in the north for the ‘Best Application of Tech in Manufacturing’ category of Prolific North’s first ever Tech Awards. The awards are designed to celebrate and reward the very best tech companies across the north and will culminate in an awards ceremony

Company profile: Joi Polloi

We caught up with Nick Crossland, Acting Managing Director of Joi Polloi, to find out more about the Sheffield-based specialist digital agency.

Acting Managing Director, Nick Crossland spoke to us about breaking into a largely impenetrable, London-based industry, breeding a culture of curiosity, and the challenges that come with growing a three-person ‘lifestyle’ business into a 17-strong team, challenging for high-profile national projects. A digital transformation Joi Polloi makes stuff people love. Like digital platforms, products, content

BirchenallHowden merges with ASK4 subsidiaries

Two Sheffield IT companies have merged to cement more than a decade of close partnership working.

BirchenallHowden Ltd was founded in 2006 by Philip Howden and Neill Birchenall, who is also a founding member of Sheffield Digital. Experiencing year on year growth since its inception, the company has developed a strong working relationship with the ASK4 Group and has many mutual customers owing to the companies’ complementary services. BirchenallHowden provides IT

Elements Technology receive £250,000 investment

Sheffield IoT company secure NPIF funding to develop its team, product portfolio and headquarters.

About Elements Technology Founded last year in Sheffield by Dr. Joe Handsaker, Elements is an Internet of Things (IoT) software developer for small and micro manufacturers. The business is creating software that re-purposes consumer technologies for use in manufacturing, with a specific interest in exploring opportunities for wearable technologies in the sector. Elements’ revenue model