Astley Media are delighted to be supporting the Tech South West StartUp Studio, a new accelerator programme for early stage tech companies based in the South West of England.

The ten companies to make the first cohort of the programme have been announced today and will be part of a programme  delivered by Tech South West, Activate and Skowt Consulting

During the course of 6 weeks, the startups will receive ongoing support from Astley Media and other partner companies as they test their propositions and become investor ready. Astley Media are supporting the programme alongside Azure, RSM and Granted Consultancy.

Astley Media will provide marketing and PR support to the startups in the form of 1-1 workshops, as well as 1-1 consultations with each company.

Caroline Orr, Marketing Director at Astley Media, said: “We are delighted to be supporting the delivery of the Tech South West StartUp Studio. As a marketing & PR agency specialising in innovative forward-thinking companies, we look forward to working alongside these ten exciting startups and helping them to disrupt the South West tech sector.”

The programme will feature ten tech firms specialising in FinTech, Robotics, HealthTech, Advanced Engineering and software development. The cohort was chosen from a shortlist of companies from across the South West including Bath, Bristol, Cornwall, Devon and Somerset.

The ten successful startups are:

  • Anibotics
  • Arracca
  • BandLess
  • Daptablade
  • Storzy (MyAirStorage)
  • Designable 3D
  • Paranimo
  • Portilius
  • The PeerSpace
  • Regulation Technologies

The programme will culminate with a live pitch event in June.

As a South West-based marketing and PR agency that specialises in working with forward thinking, innovative companies, Astley Media are excited to be a part of the journey with these fantastic startups.

Find out more about the programme at