Wednesday 27th February saw us announce the shortlist for the Mainframe Awards 2019. Here is the list of the amazing people, companies and projects selected by our judges.
On Wednesday 23rd January 2019 at 5.30pm we held our very first Mainframe powered by Pecha Kucha.
PechaKucha is a presentation style in which 20 slides are shown for 20 seconds each. The format, which keeps presentations concise and fast-paced.
We had 13 fantastic speakers who shared 6 minutes 40 seconds of story on any topic they wanted.
At Future Proof Films, we’re big fans - and friends - of Mainframe, and when we heard about the Derby Brandmatch event they had put together with TwoGuys, we immediately jumped on board - who doesn’t want to have an introduction to companies looking for local talent to help fulfil their creative needs?
There’s much more to being a fashion designer than having an eye for style and a flair for design. In an increasingly digital world a good working knowledge of CAD software is crucial but, unfortunately, it’s something that’s often overlooked on design courses.
On the wall of my home office is a ‘Thought for the day’ that asks why most people don’t follow their dreams. It says that many people are too afraid of the potential greatness inside them. When I read it, I found that idea intriguing, so I cut it out and stuck it on the wall. That was five years ago, just as I was handing in my resignation and walking out on my career.
By Charlene Sharp & Hana York from Mainframe Derby
The 2018 Mainframe Awards are still very much in our minds and we wanted to share the lovely comments our winners made about the awards, the Mainframe Community and being part of the creative and digital landscape of Derby & Derbyshire.Read more