Digital Investment & Business Incubator
We believe in nurturing talented young start-ups with big ideas and bags of potential.We also understand that capital can be the key to unlocking a world of possibility for young businesses.That’s why we’re choosing to invest in an exciting new wave of ambitious digital start-ups.
Why stop at capital?We want to create an inspiring place where your new start-up can grow and flourish.So we’re building The Hub, a unique digital incubator based in Stamford providing a host of practical perks and helpful resources to help you get the best start on your business journey.
What’s more, you’re in safe hands.Our team of onsite specialists can provide the knowledge and support needed to help grow your business quickly and efficiently.In fact, our founders Scott and Elaine Weavers-Wright have a proven track record, having grown their small family company Kiddicare into a £70m brand.
Who we are
Retail, Technology & Digital Experts
A Space to foster Rapid Growth & Development
We want to bring something unique to the UK’s business investment landscape and give promising digital start-ups a real opportunity to grow.
That’s why we’re investing £2.5 million and working with The Tall House to create The Hub; a purpose built, 5 storey, digital business incubation centre like no other.
Situated in historic Stamford (recently voted The Sunday Times “Best Place to Live“), The Hub will provide the perfect home for your start up, offering a picturesque location with excellent travel links to London and beyond.
We want to foster a nurturing atmosphere in which multiple new businesses can thrive. That’s why The Hub will also feature collaborative workspaces and open plan areas creating the opportunity for social encounters and cross pollination.
We also provide a number of perks including;
Our Investments & Projects
Recent posts from our blog
16 July 2014
Retail Week is giving retailers and start-ups the chance to take part in a dedicated hackathon for the retail sector with the launch of the 24-hour Retail Week Hackathon.
Held during the Retail Week Technology and Ecommerce Summit in September, the Retail Week Hackathon will bring together some of the brightest minds in retail and technology to generate new and innovative ideas.
The theme of the Hackathon is ‘Creating the Ultimate Customer Experience’ and teams will compete to deliver the best idea to an expert judging panel.
- All retailers and startups
- The teams can be a minimum of one and maximum of five
- We encourage teams from cross-disciplines, but each team should have at least one person who has coding skills and is able to work with data sets
- At least one member of your team should have pitching and presentation skills
For more information or to register visit: www.retail-week.com/techecom
10 June 2014
I’m really pleased to announce our 6th investment, Snapd.
Snapd is a brand new photo-messaging app allowing friends to send snaps and capture their reactions as they view the image. Whether you want to share a funny photo, some exciting news or just want to stay in touch with friends.
Snapd was founded in 2014 by Neil Metson and Anthony Prior.
Find out more here.