Vivienne Dean

Officer Manager

Admin aficionado, friend to animals, day dreamer, baker of cakes. I draw on fogged up windows.

IIP Progress Report – One Year On

In January 2018, we were thrilled to receive Accreditation from Investors in People, which formally recognised the importance we place on having a positive impact on our employees. This December, we received our annual visit from the Investors in People (IIP) team to review our progress since our original assessment and make sure we had…

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Award-winning Webbies

As usual, voting for the Webbie Awards was a large part of the run-up to the Christmas do, and we released the full shortlist back in November. The winners were announced at our Christmas party on the 5th. A glamorous affair as usual, the awards were presented by various colleagues, including a trans-continental appearance from…

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Hacking – all day and all of the night!

So, Hack Manchester took place over the weekend – having our sister company WA:UK Tech Angels as headline sponsors this year was particularly special. A 24 hour (which was actually 25) hackathon held on the day British Summertime ended, this was the third year Hack Manchester was held, and was it’s biggest event yet! There were lots…

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Manchester’s Got The Skills!

On the 3rd of July, Greater Manchester’s tallest building was filled with some of its most innovative people as the inaugural Skills for Business Awards took place, at the Manchester Hilton. We were up for the Creative and Digital Skills award, which we’re sad to say we missed out on this time. We weren’t too…

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Seeing off a great season with Oldham AFC

As a club partner, we’ve been involved with Oldham AFC for a large portion of our history. This has its benefits: foremost, it allows our involvement with the local community, teaching primary school-aged children the principles of coding at Laticzone. It also gives us an opportunity to support the club, with our presence at events such…

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WAUKCE know which skills pay the bills

Back in March, Web Apps were entered in the Creative and Digital Skills category for Greater Manchester’s Skills for Business Awards 2014. The awards are a celebration of local businesses, across all sectors, who are known for investing in the training and development of their staff. They are also focused on recognising institutes that support…

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