Vibe Tickets blog

what are the issues?

Entrepreneur Luke Massie of Vibe Tickets, the open ticket marketplace, recently wrote a blog about the difficulties of running a tech start-up outside London. Vibe Tickets are based in the North West and in particular Luke addresses the problems of employing the right people and gaining access to finance. These are common themes, especially amongst those businesses based outside… Read More »

Innovation Birmingham announces partnership with Crowdcube

Innovation Birmingham has announced a strategic partnership with the world’s largest equity crowdfunding platform, Crowdcube, to encourage successful fund raising for start-ups and early stage businesses. Established in 2011, Crowdcube is the leading global investment crowdfunding platform, enabling people to invest alongside professional investors in start-up, early stage and growth businesses. With nearly 300,000 registered… Read More »


Growing Underground: two years and two rounds

Growing Underground is a sustainable farm that utilises redundant underground spaces to produce leafy greens, herbs and micro herbs using the latest LED and hydroponic technology. Zero Carbon Food, which has been trading as Growing Underground since 2015, nearly doubled its funding target two years ago, raising over £580,000. Growing Underground went on to run… Read More »