San Francisco has long been known as the home of technology startups, but Britain is becoming a hot bed of small tech firms clustered around the nation from north to south, and London's Tech City startup scenein particular has seen growth that arguably challenges the US west coast.
Many of these technology startups are pioneering the UK's innovation in digital products and services, taking punts on ideas and concepts that larger IT corporations do not have the agility to undertake.
Tech City's Tech Nation report revealed rapid growth across the UK's startup scene, so it is not surprising to find that these clusters of entrepreneurs and small businesses have found their way on to the government's technology agenda.
Given the impact and innovation being driven by these small companies, V3 will showcase a selected technology startup every fortnight, including new Startup Spotlight interviews with some of Britain's most innovative technology entrepreneurs.
We are looking to hear from technology startups creating products and services in a variety of sectors, from retail and digital, to manufacturing and healthcare and anything in between.
We are particularly interested in hearing about startups involved in the Internet of Things, wearables for enterprises, medical apps and gadgets, data use, public sector IT, security and cloud computing.
Startups and their founders will need to provide certain information to be featured in a Startup Spotlight, including details of the company from its inception to its funding and all the successes and challenges in between.
We also want to know about the founders themselves, from what motivates them right down to their favourite app and beverage.
If you are a technology startup founder or know of an exciting small business that you would like to hear more about, please get in touch by emailing [email protected].
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