Archive by category The Landing

On to The Bridge for The Landing’s Darby

The Landing’s former partnership director has set up her own consultancy within digital enterprise hub she helped create at MediaCityUK. Ann Darby had been a key member of The Landing’s senior management team since its inception in 2012. As strategic partnerships director, her primary role was to support The Landing’s 100+ tenant companies and freelancers, […]

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The Landing adds analogue testing at SPACE Media Labs

The Landing adds analogue testing at SPACE Media Labs

The Landing, MediaCityUK’s digital enterprise hub, has added analogue testing facilities at its SPACE Interactive Media Labs following the installation of traditional copper connectivity to add to its existing dedicated fibre footprint. The SPACE Labs are some of the most sophisticated user-experience (UX) facilities in the UK. This install is in response to an increasing […]

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Biomedical work for Rule 5

The Landing’s Rule 5 has been appointed to handle a European PR and stakeholder engagement for a new organisation which provides a development pathway in the progression of biomedical innovations based in Amsterdam. The agency has been taken on to build advocacy and awareness for the European Infrastructure for Translational Medicine (EATRIS) working with more […]

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Carbon Digital appoints former Juice Games founder

Carbon Digital, which is based at The Landing has appointed Colin Bell as its non-executive director. Bell was the founder of Juice Games and remains the non-executive chairman of Nomad Games. The visual effects firm has made the move, following a year which has seen its annual turnover grow by more than 60%. This was aided […]

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First MediaCityUK tenant Mediasmiths shuts down UK operations

First MediaCityUK tenant Mediasmiths shuts down UK operations

Mediasmiths, one of the first tenants at MediaCityUK has put its UK division into voluntary liquidation, closing its Salford and London offices with immediate effect.   The firm was involved at the concept stages with Peel, designing its shared media infrastructure. While its UK operations have shut, divisions in Australia and Sweden will be unaffected, […]

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MediaCityUK central to never.no expansion

MediaCityUK central to never.no expansion

never.no, a company specialising in integrating social media into traditional broadcasting, is planning to increase its output from MediaCityUK. It comes following the appointment of Scott Davies as its global CEO. Davies, previously its vice president EMEA is based at The Landing and takes over from founder, Lars Lauritzen. “Not only are we right on the doorstep […]

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The Landing website completed by Vibe

The Landing website completed by Vibe

The Landing unveiled its new website today, designed by Cheshire agency, Vibe. Based in the Blue Tower at MediaCityUK, it appointed Vibe following a competitive pitch in April. The brief was to develop a “contemporary website that is accessible via multiple devices, showcasing the Landing’s diverse event space and hot-desk facilities as well as celebrating […]

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BBC, Lime Pictures and Nine Lives Media to take part in Children’s Media event

BBC, Lime Pictures and Nine Lives Media to take part in Children’s Media event

Senior representatives from Lime Pictures, Nine Lives Media and the BBC are to take part in a Children’s Media Question Time event at The Landing on Wednesday. Timed to coincide with the third anniversary of BBC North’s move to Salford, the event will look at subjects including the impact of BBC Children’s move to MediaCityUK […]

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