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Work experience diary: Olivia

My biggest worry in the lead up to this work experience surrounded FieldHouse’s area of specialism – something that had always intimidated me, and I’m sure others too: tech. Thinking of the tech world immediately conjured pictures of complex computer programmes, endless numbers and, well, robots. Fairly quicky I realised, though, that in the tech […]

FieldHouse Associates appoints ex-Sunday Times journalist Peter Evans as Head of Media Strategy

Former Sunday Times enterprise editor Peter Evans has joined specialist fast-growth tech and venture capital PR agency FieldHouse Associates as Head of Media Strategy. At FieldHouse, Evans will lead work with a number of clients – initially including VC firms ACF Investors, Astia, and IQ Capital, alongside cybersecurity companies Mandiant and Nominet – as well […]

FieldHouse Associates appoints new Director amid raft of promotions

Specialist fast-growth tech and venture capital PR agency FieldHouse Associates has appointed Iain Alexander as Director as part of a raft of promotions throughout the business. Also promoted are Lily Wiggins (to Associate Director), Jhanvi Gudka (to Senior Account Director), Andrew Malone (to Account Director), Max Daniels (to Account Director), John Nikodin (to Junior Account […]

A work experience diary: part two

It’s week four, and I’m as excited as I was in week one. The end of August has crept up on us, the summer holidays are over, and so is my time with FieldHouse. I have to say it has been a fascinating, exciting, and eye-opening experience.   Getting to discover the many sides of FieldHouse, […]

Speechmatics launches Language Identification, allowing users to automatically determine the predominant language in a media file

Cambridge, August 31st 2022: Speechmatics, the leading autonomous speech recognition technology scaleup has now added Language Identification (Language ID) to its industry leading speech-to-text engine. This latest addition allows customers to automatically identify the predominant language spoken in any media file. Customers will save time and effort on manually reviewing files, safe in the knowledge […]

Finding my niche

Working across a range of different sectors, from real estate to private equity, I found myself missing some of the entrepreneurial spirit I had experienced whilst working in early-stage firms, which was reinforced by being exposed to clients in the VC and startup sector.  When I stumbled across FieldHouse it became clear to me what […]

Second stage static fire engine test moves Skyrora closer to UK launch

Edinburgh, UK, 18th August 2022: Skyrora has successfully completed the static fire test of the second stage of its flagship Skyrora XL orbital rocket. Discover Space UK at Machrihanish Airbase hosted the biggest integrated stage test to be held in the UK since those of Black Arrow and Blue Streak in the 1970s. Achieving this […]

InMotion Ventures adds Sam Nasrolahi to investment team

London UK, 12th August 2022 – InMotion Ventures, the corporate venture capital arm of Jaguar Land Rover, has hired Sam Nasrolahi as Principal. Nasrolahi will be responsible for sourcing and leading new deals, as well as supporting existing InMotion portfolio companies. Her focus area is in consumer digital services and the consumerisation of B2B. The […]

A work experience diary: part one

Within five minutes of arriving on my first day, I was in front of a client: a tech startup. There was no opportunity to be nervous – the pace is too quick and the work too engaging.   I was quickly welcomed onto the team and encouraged to take initiative. The breadth of what I’ve […]

Skyrora submits vehicle licence application to commence launch operations

Edinburgh, 4 August 2022: Skyrora has submitted its application to the UK Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) to obtain the licence required for commercial spaceflight activities. The launch operator licence will allow Skyrora to undertake its planned orbital launches in 2023, enabling the company to provide its technologies commercially and provide the UK with a competitive […]

Speechmatics unlocks improved understanding for Canadian French and Brazilian Portuguese speakers

Cambridge, UK – July 21, 2022 – Speechmatics, the leading speech recognition technology scaleup, has further enhanced its 34 existing languages with the improvement of Canadian French and Brazilian Portuguese. These commonly used language variations have both subtle and significant differences from European French and Portuguese. Speechmatics’ industry-leading engine now caters specifically to their nuances […]

A view from the Brighton Pier: insights from Develop 2022

But on top of the merch and the game demos on display, there were also some really interesting trends to be spotted at Develop 2022. These topics all demonstrated that the days of the gaming industry existing in its own closed-off world are long gone – something that brings a mix of positives and challenges […]