55 Creatives is a creative consultancy that produces design and media for a wide range of clients both locally and across the world. Print/branding design material, web services, complete video production service, from script to screen, delivered via any medium, plus location, documentary and studio photography.
T: +44 (0)191 375 9020
a-n The Artists Information Company
UK and international, a-n stimulates and supports visual arts practice through programmes for members and the visual arts sector, disseminated through web and digital platforms including www.a-n.co.uk. Through partnerships, we deliver sectoral research, professional development programmes and advocacy.
T: +44 (0)300 330 0706
Born Digital has grown and evolved over the years, but one thing has always remained true: the desire to build products which engage users and inspire action.
Led by founder and behavioural psychologist Alison Gardiner, they work closely with their clients at the planning stages; sharing a knowledge of behavioural design and business strategy to craft digital products that connect with people, tell meaningful stories and deliver innovative and profitable experiences.
T: +44 (0)845 388 9974
CEAD Architects is a pro-active, design-led practice that specializes in sustainable architecture and urban design. We have particular expertise in residential design at all scales, community projects, small retail and urban design master plans and design codes. Our approach is centred around careful listening, sound technical knowledge and creative and impactful communication. We use 3d models, hand drawings, CAD, collages – in fact any technique that best brings your ideas to life. Extensive site experience also means that all our projects are delivered seamlessly and professionally.
T: +44 (0) 191 580 3800
M: +44 (0) 7771987676
COAL/FACE build websites & applications, and specialise in content management systems (CMS), data management and workflow systems, online ticketing solutions, mobile apps & responsive website design and development.
They work for businesses and organisations who require the services of a specialist digital partner and pride themselves as being one of the best digital agencies in the North East.
T: (+44)191 375 9109
Cool Blue is an integrated communications agency with nationally recognised excellence in PR, social media, marketing, web and graphic design.
We work across a broad range of sectors including retail, science and technology, education, tourism, public sector and regeneration. Our clients include FTSE 100 companies such as Unilever and Johnson Matthey as well as leading regional and national brands such as Huntsman, Tempur, Barker and Stonehouse, Newcastle University, Kromek, Nonlinear Dynamics and many others.
T: +44 (0)191 375 9150
Not just boxes… systems… Designed, delivered, installed & supported.
Providing customised solutions in the ever-changing world of converged media production and taking a reassuringly different approach to project communication.
Supplying best-of-breed technology from the most reliable manufacturers, Digital Garage design and supply systems around our customers requirements, our aim is not to meet your expectations, but exceed them!
From the smallest requirement to full-scale installations, through on-going support and continuing partnerships, Digital Garage have raised the bar in terms of customer service through leading industry knowledge and a personalised approach.
T: 0191 375 9017
Evolved Digital are a search marketing company, specialising in Pay Per Click management, Search Engine Optimisation and Content Marketing. They work with clients of all sizes, from FTSE companies to smaller local businesses, helping to maximise their digital marketing ROI.
Led by two experienced industry heads with the wealth of experience across sectors.
T: 0800 043 0173
Ezoic tests informational websites to help improve their user experience and maximise advertising revenue.
Ezoic creates different layouts of the exact same site content and measures to see which deliver the best results, based on actual visitor interaction. The best performing layouts are rewarded with more traffic and the cycle repeats, continuously improving overall results. By putting data at the center of website design we provide access to information in the way the user shows them they prefer, and ensure the best financial return possible for the publisher. They are Certified Partners with Google AdSense – the only technology-based company to achieve this level of certification!
Keltie Cochrane is a full service creative agency, specialising in advertising, marketing, design and web. Our clients are split between the UK and USA, and since our launch in 2008 we’ve enjoyed working on some awesome projects for great names like LucasFilm, the BBC, Rolling Stone and ESPN.
T: +44 (0)191 375 9030
Our core specialisms in 3D data capture and imaging, BIM and virtual reality, are now offered in three dedicated service areas; Digital Surveys, Digital Architecture and Digital VR, all housed under one Luminous roof.
With over a quarter of a century of experience working with clients across the globe, in sectors including construction, architecture, engineering and heritage tourism, Luminous is what we are now, and we provide revolutionary solutions that will achieve your project goals and exceed your expectations.
T: +44 (0)191 375 9040
Multiminded Digital is an ideas driven creative agency specialising in digital content including web documentaries, virals, marketing, branding and web design. The team comes from a rich variety of backgrounds – design, screenwriting, TV, filmmaking, music, law and business.
T: +44 (0)191 375 9044
Octo Design are an inspiring, intelligent and effective product design consultancy. This is the ‘killer paragraph’. The one that says it all in just a few choice words, and persuades you to commission us right now. The thing is we’ve been doing this for over twenty years now, and it just won’t all fit in. We’re also bright enough to know that it takes a little more than that for you to appoint a new design partner. So, this killer paragraph is more of a friendly hello. If you’d like to know more… we’d love to hear from you.
T: +44 (0)191 375 9080
One Associates are landscape architects providing attractive, intelligent and practical solutions to all aspects of landscape planning, design, construction and management. With over 50 years experience between them, the directors are focussed on providing clients with an effective professional service.
T: +44 (0)191 375 9130
Pixel House Media
Formed in 2010, Pixel House is a relatively new player in the creative industry, but that hasn’t stopped us from producing top quality work for some big names. Pixel House loves to get animation, film, motion graphics, web design, interactive media and branding projects on the desk. We aim for every project to make a great impression on our clients but more importantly on theirs. Strong, creative ideas and messages are at the heart of everything we produce, so please feel free to pop in for a chat or get in touch if you think we can help.
T: +44 (0)191 375 9048
Pod provides a highly focused, responsive and solution based service for clients, having evolved as a practice in which the seamless integration of urban design, architecture, planning and landscape is a fundamental belief. The key strength of Pod is derived from the combination of related disciplines of both Urban Design and Architecture. All of the skill and knowledge centres which Pod possess are supported and augmented by strong graphics and presentational expertise.
T: 0191 495 7700
Spotlight Reporting is an award winning cloud based business intelligence reporting organisation. We provide online analysis and insight – anytime, anywhere.
Their staff are all over the world, from Wellington, and Auckland (New Zealand), Brisbane and Sydney (Australia) and Newcastle upon Tyne (UK) – they are a global business that produces and supports cloud business intelligence reporting tools that add value to accounting practices and small businesses providing clarity for better outcomes to business owners, franchises and Not-for-Profits. Helping organisations succeed with great business intelligence is why they do what they do.
Their range of tools include highly detailed management reporting, simplified business dashboards cashflow forecasting.
T: +44 (0)191 375 9028
Succinct Communications is a healthcare communications agency that offers services in advertising, brand development, medical communications, public relations and market research. The Northern branch of Succinct specialises in medical communications, offering strategic and operational support from communication planning and message development through to stakeholder mapping, accredited educational programmes and symposia.
T: +44 (0)191 375 9011
The TV Agency
TV Advertising is a specialist medium and so requires a specialist agency. The TV agency is the only full service agency for TV advertising, planning, buying and creating commercials for transmission on TV or VOD (video on demand) as part of an integrated social media campaign for our clients.
T: +44 (0)191 375 9013 / 07901 715 939
TL Multimedia is a creative media agency for the film, animation and video games industries. We enjoy working on a wide variety of projects for clients from the commercial, public and third sector. Our creative styles include 2D, 3D graphics and stop-motion. We also do a bit of education too.
T: +44 (0)191 375 9015
Zeco Energy Ltd
Zeco Energy Ltd is a wireless energy and environmental management solutions company founded and based in Newcastle upon Tyne. The company is dedicated to providing customers with easy-to-use, intelligent energy monitoring and tracking solutions. Zeco Energy Manager is a scalable cloud-based application which enables organisations to understand how, where and when energy is being used or wasted; providing greater control and helping our customers to reduce costs and their carbon footprint.
T: +44 (0)191 375 9160
'We love working with the Toffee Factory and their excellent team. The space is brilliantly designed by Xsite Architecture to nurture creativity and features furniture and prints by a number of Northern designers we work with on the Northern Design Festival. We have done pop up design events at the Toffee Factory during Open Studios and are using the space for our partner events with the Crafts Council.'
Karen Nairstone – Director, Design EventNE