DropJaw Ventures earns Business Elite Award 2020

SME-News-Q4-2020-Sep20001Download DropJaw Ventures' decades of experience have been recognised and rewarded by leading industry magazine SME News. DropJaw has been named the winner of the Best Business Advisory of the Year for 2020 in the annual Business Elite Awards. “For the next 12 months, we will focus on increasing our performance and returns. We expect that to slow slightly but…

4Roads calls on DropJaw to deliver life-saving NHS app

When a doctor and his business-savvy brother realised the NHS needed a better way for hospital staff to communicate, they turned to digital agency, 4Roads. And when 4Roads needed a reliable non-executive board member, it turned to DropJaw Ventures’ business guru CEO, Roy Shelton, who analysed the business and agreed to support the agency with its growth agenda. Director at…

DropJaw drives digital disruption with Guerilla ICT

DropJaw Ventures Group, the award-winning business advisory firm, has invested in Guerilla ICT, a disruptive technology firm set to change the way companies connect forever. Guerilla ICT is the brainchild of Craig Hall, a communications and IT industry veteran who was fed up with the way the industry provides solutions to business. “You might say the lockdown provided me with…

TeddyOne levels up with Finance East and DropJaw

TeddyOne, the UK-based provider of luxury nursery and designer baby furniture, has secured investment from Finance East Limited to take its bespoke business to the next level. DropJaw Ventures helped TeddyOne compile a comprehensive investment proposition, which was presented to Finance East Limited and helped secure investment funds in less than three weeks. The company is the world’s only 100-per-cent…

DropJaw invests in The Urban Technology Group

DropJaw Ventures Group, the award-winning Chester based specialist business advisory firm, is taking a stake in The Urban Technology Group, as part of its ongoing vision of providing access to capital and advisory services to technology and professional services companies looking to scale. The Urban Technology Group - also based in Chester - delivers bespoke CRM and ERP software solutions,…

DropJaw invests in project to revolutionise UK schools

DropJaw Ventures Group has made a significant equity investment into emerging edtech leader GLUU to help disrupt the edtech industry and bring its vision of a ‘blended’ learning experience to the market. The level of investment remains confidential but has been complemented by securing additional fundraising from various private investors and ongoing non-executive director support from DropJaw Managing Partner Roy…

Podcast: So what happens when lockdown ends?

Episode Five: As the UK gets ready to come out of lockdown, what dangers do business leaders expect to encounter? DropJaw Managing Partner Roy Shelton explains.

Podcast: Technology is going to change everything

Episode Four: Technology has played an important part in the sudden move to remote working across the world. But what can we expect once lockdown has lifted? What’s going to happen to this new relationship with telecoms tech? DropJaw Managing Partner Roy Shelton gives us a glimpse into the future.

Podcast: Are SMEs getting government funds?

Episode Three: After another week of often confusing information about Government Funds available to SMEs, DropJaw Managing Partner Roy Shelton brings us the view from out there in the field, and tells us how this is playing out in the real world.

Podcast: How are SMEs faring during lockdown?

Episode Two: Like everyone else in the UK, the DropJaw team is now working remotely. Meanwhile, the wheels of business and industry have to keep turning, so DropJaw continues to work with its broad network of clients, contacts and financial sources. Which means DropJaw is perfectly placed to give us an overview of the environment in which UK SMEs find…