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Please try out our interactive map of IT Games companies in Scotland.  We will udpate as we bring on more companies in other regions of the UK. There are companies throughout Scotland from Moray in the North East to Dumfries in the borders, and of course the games hubs of Dundee, Glasgow and Edinburgh in between.

 

 

 

Map of the IT Games Industry in Scotland

Following on from the news published on the 19th October of the potential scale of the Scottish video games industry we thought we would push out a heatspot map of where the games industry companies 

Games Industry Heat Spot Map Scotland

Read the remarkable story of Ann Marie Shillito, FRSA. Ann Marie's creativity and love of design led to the set up of Anarkik 3D which develops haptic products for 3D virtual touch so that concepts and ideas can quickly be converted into reality.

Ann Marie Shillito, CEO of Anarkik 3D, jewellery designer and expert in 3D haptics

Please try out our interactive digital map of IT SMEs in Scotland and a few in England. We will update regularly as we load on more companies across the UK.

Interactive Map of IT SMEs in Scotland, England, Wales and Ireland

Robin, our Community Manager, demonstrates how to update your Company Profile

How to update your Company Details on CC

Mike Watson's interest in marketing and web technology has led to a publishing business: initially with Aberdeen Business News and more recently with the Scottish Business News Network for all of Scotland. SBNN includes taliored issues for Aberdeen, Dundee, Edinburgh, Inverness and Glasgow

Mike Watson of Scottish Business News (SBNN)

SBNN Interview with Janice Grant Shaw, written by James Wyllie

“I’ve often said to people that there are those talented artistically and musically but, actually, my talent is data,” she explains.



As the former managing director for a software products and services company, Janice has used her knowledge to create Company Connecting, a directory which helps businesses to find the perfect IT firm to suit their needs.

Company Connecting - Internet Dating for Companies

Scott Petrie started his journey in IT with the school computing society where he had the opportunity to tinker with a number of early computers e.g. ZX81 and the Apple II. Through his company Analysis Logic, he now provides a variety of services.

Scott Petrie of Analysis Logic was hooked on Computing by a ZX81,

Information technology has always been full of buzzwords and jargon. It can be disconcerting for those that consider themselves non-technical and also for technical people too.  Big Data is everywhere these days. So what does it really mean?

What is Big Data - and can technologists rise t the challenge

 IT is in his DNA!

Mike has worked in large IT companies for more than 20 years. He set up Chanonry Consulting in 2014 to provide business devleopment support, marketing, channel strategy and training/enablement advice to IT resellers, vendors and customers.

Mike Plested - transition from multi national to SME