2015 in numbers

The biggest year in our 10 year history saw our 32 companies create a whopping 115 new jobs and raise a mind-boggling £5.7 million in funding. We launched 7 new companies through our summer Launchpad programme and throughout the year [...]

2015 in numbers2016-01-05T13:00:09+00:00

Welcome to SupplHi

This November we welcomed Supplhi to Accelerator. SupplHi is a platform catering to industrial supply chains. We asked its founders about how and why they set up this innovative new platform; and why they chose Accelerator to do it from. [...]

Welcome to SupplHi2015-11-27T10:22:21+00:00

Launchpad blasts off!

Launchpad is London Met’s flagship business start-up programme. Delivered part-time over 10 weeks, it gives passionate students and graduates the knowledge, tools and support needed to test their idea and take it to the next level.   And we’ve just begun with this summer’s cohort! For [...]

Launchpad blasts off!2015-07-09T10:11:49+00:00

Qudini win place in JLAB

Congratulations to our very own Qudini, who have been selected for JLAB 2015! John Lewis’ prestigious programme helps startups in the retail space fast track their growth – each year 10 participants are selected to receive mentorship, investment and “unique [...]

Qudini win place in JLAB2015-06-16T10:04:21+00:00

Find Your Creative Niche

In this article (from Creative and Cultural Skills – a useful web resource for anyone wanting to start a creative career), Pete Mosley outlines some great tips for creatives on how to ‘find a niche’. This is a big issue [...]

Find Your Creative Niche2015-06-02T09:57:35+00:00

From Idea to App Store

On Tuesday, Accelerator hosted ‘From Idea to App Store’ – a speaker event as part of Digital Shoreditch Open House 2015. We had the chance to hear from a panel of industry experts – Toby Beresford (Founder and CEO of [...]

From Idea to App Store2015-05-21T16:02:33+00:00