South West AI firm receives £800k funding boost from local investors

A South West company specialising in artificial intelligence (AI) solutions for the insurance industry has closed a funding round to the tune of £800,000, with backing from investors based within the South West region. Intelligent AI, which has offices in Newquay and Exeter and is part of the Tech South West Growth Forge accelerator programme,…

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Tech South West Marketing Partner becomes B Corp

Program

Tech South West Marketing Partner Program has announced its certification as a B Corporation (B Corp), joining a growing movement of over 2,000 UK companies that are reinventing business for the benefit of all people and our shared planet. An award-winning brand and marketing agency based in Bristol and Exeter, Program works with positive impact…

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CyNam secures funding to foster secure innovation in Gloucestershire’s emerging tech landscape

Cheltenham

CyNam, the cyber security cluster for Cheltenham and Gloucestershire, has been awarded funding for the prestigious Barclays Eagle Labs Ecosystem Partnership Programme. CyNam has been convening Cheltenham and Gloucestershire’s cyber security community since 2017, encouraging collaboration, networking, and innovation to unlock the potential of the ecosystem and drive prosperity regionally. According to CyNam, this funding…

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South West tech companies offered growth boost

Growth Day 2023

Tech companies across the South West of England have the chance to work with top growth coaches and experts as part of Tech South West’s new business support programme. Growth Forge will see tech firms utilise a proprietary assessment tool to identify two-to-three priority areas, then work with partners such as Microsoft, Sandler, Bishop Fleming,…

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South West tech accelerator returns to support 150 companies

Growth Day 2023

The only tech business support programme for the whole of the South West of England is returning for its third year, with plans to support 150 small businesses to achieve their growth aims. The Tech South West Growth Programme launched in 2021 and helped South West companies secure over £1m in funding in its first…

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Winners revealed at the Tech South West Awards 2023

The Kelpi team celebrate at the WInners' Wall

The winners of the fifth Tech South West Awards were revealed last night at a ceremony in Exeter. A record-breaking 400 tech leaders attended the awards, which showcased innovation from across the region including AI tools to tackle online hate speech, satellite navigation systems and space observation technology. Dan Pritchard, co-founder of Tech South West…

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