Sydney Subritzky-Baggaley

PR Assistant

Lover of coffee, food and animals, Sydney is a PR Assistant at WebApps who laughs at really bad jokes.

We had a blast!

Last weekend we took part in one of the most colourful events of the year – Dr Kershaw’s Hospice Colour Blast Run!! A group of 13 Webbies ran (or walked) around Alexandra Park on Sunday, while being blasted with colourful powdered paint. Dr Kershaw’s Hospice provides specialist palliative care for adults with non-curable, life-limiting illnesses…

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Leeds Hack and Student Hack VI in Review

April was a bumper month for the North’s hacking scene. We had the pleasure of sponsoring the best in show prizes at both Leeds Hack and Student Hack VI, with our Chief Exec. Craig Dean taking on the responsibilities of head judge. Leeds Hack was our first ever hackathon outside of Manchester, and it certainly…

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UGS6 – A Positive Impact

After months of preparation and polishing, we held our sixth User Group Seminar at The Castlefield Rooms on the 22nd September. We’ve made some big changes this year, so it was perhaps appropriate that UGS6, which took place a week after our 15th anniversary, was a game-changer. With some incredibly exciting new developments to showcase, we…

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O is for outstanding

Any regular browser of this blog would be able to tell you that we go to a lot of evening dos, and it’s true that we love a good party! One of our absolute favourites, though, is the annual ball for Kingfisher Community Special School at The White Hart, which took place on Saturday 21st. It was…

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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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Webbie Pool Tournament 2014: Round I

Where normal office workers gather by the water-cooler, you’ll find that Webbies tend to gravitate around the pool table. We’ve had the table just over a year, and by now, there are some undeniably skilled players knocking about. After our last pool tournament’s epic conclusion which saw Dale and Lee come out on top, there…

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Putting up with craziness

At Web Apps, you get used to seeing crazy versions of normal things – something anyone who visits Windsor Works gets a sense of. It’s not unusual to come across your colleagues having an important discussion over a ping-pong match, or to find yourself having a cuddle with office mascots Bea and Bo during a…

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