Our work wouldn’t be possible without the following Sponsors who not only provide financial support to us but also ongoing advice & support to startups & small businesses in our ecosystem all year.

Please click / tap on the logos below to learn more about each one:




AdSmart | from SkyAkzoNobel

Blu Sky Chartered AccountantsNatWest Entrepreneur Accelerator

North East LEPOak Intranet

Scaleup North EastSintons

SME Centre of ExcellenceXE - The world's trusted currency authority


Business DoctorsFederation of Small Businesses (FSB)

Gateshead CollegeNewcastle College

Nomad Digital - smarter trains, connected passengersWubbleyou

Why Sponsor?

If you’re looking to raise the profile of your business or organisation in the North East of England, want to launch or promote genuinely useful products or services aimed at startups, SMEs or scaleups, are an investor looking for deal flow, are looking to find talent, want your staff to learn how to be more entrepreneurial or just want to show your support for our work, we’d love to hear from you about Sponsoring this website / blog, our online Startup Week Community & all our other digital channels.

To discuss Sponsorship options, please email Paul Lancaster