What makes a company a ‘tech’ company?

Northern Tech 100, Opinion, video

Vicki ShielVicki Shiel, May 31, 2017

This article was originally posted on the Tech North website.

When we launched the Northern Tech 100 league table in March a few people got in touch to express their disapproval at the inclusion of a number of companies they didn’t consider to be tech companies. Which poses the question: what makes a company a tech company?

We spoke to some of the companies on the league table as well as a few industry figures to get their view. Find out what Simon Calver (BGF Ventures), Jacqueline de Rojas (techUK), Dean Sadler (Tribepad), Scott Hitchins (Interact), Mike O’Brien (Opencast Software) think about the matter in the video below.

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