Pickr receive double Rising Stars shortlist

We’re delighted to announce Pickr has been named semi-finalist in Tech Nations Rising Stars programme. 

Rising Stars 2.0 is a national start-up competition, designed to showcase and raise the profile of the best early-stage tech companies from all areas of the country. 

The competition culminates in a Grand Final in London where the top 20 companies will pitch to a high-profile panel and audience to be named as one of our 10 Rising Stars. 

Rising Stars

We’re very proud to have made the selection, especially as we’ve also been shortlisted as a finalist in Microsoft’s Diversity & Inclusion Award which is also part of the programme. 

The judges were impressed with some of our work promoting diversity in the sector, including hosting Codebar Norwich. This is a safe and supportive space to help underrepresented groups get into tech. The next one is on January 28th at our Norwich HQ. If you’d like to come or know someone who might you can find all the details in the link. 

You can read all about the other Eastern region finalists here. The winners from all categories will be announced at the Rising Stars Grand Final in London on Wednesday 12 February. Wish us luck!