Category: Companies

Company profile: Razor

We speak to Jamie Hinton, Co-founder of Razor, Sheffield Digital company member and one of the city’s recent success stories.

Razor started life as a side project, co-existing alongside Jamie’s full-time job for almost eight years. During his time at Technophobia Jamie rose to Head of Development whilst regularly taking on projects in his spare time. In 2013, he took the plunge along with co-founder Steve Trotter, and Razor became a full-time operation. We caught

Code4000: Teaching prisoners how to code

Sheffield software company, Yoomee, has been working with Code4000 to help break the cycle of crime by teaching prisoners coding.

Five years ago, Yoomee started a small in-house experiment to teach young offenders to code, but back then they didn’t have the resources to apply the lessons learned. Now they are working with Code4000 who teach prisoners how to code so they can find tech jobs when they are released. “There’s a huge demand for

Egress joins Sheffield Digital

This fast growing security specialist is our latest enterprise level company member.

Who is Egress and what do you do?   Egress was founded 11 years ago, by three people who are still with the company today. Our CTO is passionate about supporting the local tech community, as are our staff. We help enterprises protect unstructured data to meet compliance requirements and drive business productivity. Our AI-powered platform

Sumo celebrate 15 years with gaming art exhibition

Acclaimed Sheffield game development studio is showcasing 12 pieces from its back catalogue at The Workstation.

A Sumo-sized celebration If you don’t already know, Sumo Digital is a world-class, award-winning game development studio founded in Sheffield and that now has studios in Nottingham, Newcastle and Pune, India. Established in 2003, Sumo has grown from 15 people to over 480 across its four studios. They are a fully paid-up member of Sheffield