£3m backing for Zinc for-good mission

Tech-for-good venture builder Zinc has raised more than £3m in seed investment to help entrepreneurs on its programme to tackle social problems affecting millions. The news comes as Zinc launches a new mission to unlock opportunities in places hit by globalisation and automation. (more…)

Impact winners going places 

There are now less that three weeks until the 2018 Impact Awards close for entries. Four of our awards recognise innovations that are improving places. Our 2017 winners in this theme – Pavegen, Bulb, FoodCloud and Wayfindr – tell us what the awards meant to them, and how they’ve grown their ventures since March. (more…)