Author Archives: Becky Orpin

Flippin’ Aura!

INVESTMENT NEWS! Welcome to BLUE14 Ryan Walton you bouncing ball of brilliance! So Good to be investing in you! Aura Ads – Smashing Facebook video creative with ads that really perform. Aura Ads allows eCommerce brands to create high converting video ads at scale. Simply send them your products and they’ll plan, shoot, edit and deliver your […]

BLUE14 Welcomes Andy Evans

BIG Welcome, BIG Boots Andy Evans who now joins the Performance Community as Investor/Advisor. Sinclair ZX81 enthusiast(!) Andy, has built, bought and sold several ad tech marketing cos with UK & Multi-national focus. He started his first business aged 15, selling concert tickets and trips. In 1999, he founded one of the UK’s first […]


BIG shout to Underground Ecom (UE) joining the BLUE14 Performance Community. As masters of Klaviyo, UE help DTC brands maximise Digital Customer Retention through email (improved by 50%-200%!) UE Monthly recurring revenues have consequently grown SIX times in 12 months as happy client base exceeds SEVENTY brands across USA/EUROPE. Props to James Matthewman , Jamie […]

TV INTERVIEW – ‘Charity Car Give Away & Brighton’s Coolest Co-Working Space…’

In a TV interview, Jim Lewcock spoke to LatestTV from the beautiful co-working space he and business partner Christian Mealing have been working on – Rock Place West in Brighton’s vibrant Kemptown. Jim revealed how he generously donated £15,000 to Kent based charity Tree of Hope from the sale of his Audi Q2. Watch the […]

Repurposing the January blues with BLUE14 Monday

‘Blue Monday’ – said to be the “most depressing day of the year”.  The concept was first published in a 2005 press release from a UK Travel company, which claimed to have calculated the date using an “equation” based on many factors, including weather conditions, debt level, time since Christmas, time since failing our new […]


Investment News! SLOW FASHION – Because fast is royally screwing the planet… Have you been wearing the same pair of joggers for 3 months? Well done! But, STOP – before you go back to fast…the fashion industry’s growth over the last 15 years has transformed it into the 2nd most polluting industry on the planet! […]

Investment News!

Introducing amazing Amazon agency; Molzi Launched by Chris Mole in 2017, to help brands take their online global sales to the max through Amazon. “Not just another marketing agency” – Molzi’s tasty tenfold monthly revenue growth in less than 15 months (yes, really!) has secured them as the go to guys. With over 40 bods, […]


What’s that, I hear you say? Really..? Yes! Sometimes, as an investor you have an ‘Uber’ moment. You chance upon a new vigorous brand, that could change an entire industry forever. Your gut says YES and you back it. This is one of those moments! Check this out if you don’t believe us: Is […]

£17m PE Investment News!

Riding the Bluecrest of the wave! £17m PE Investment News Monumental congratulations to Peter Blencowe, Alex Highman and the Bluecrest Health Screening team as they go on to the next phase of their huge growth journey with the most excellent and astute Vespa Capital. An incredibly successful investment – ‘one we made earlier’ at BLUE14 […]

“Oh we do like to be beside the seaside…”

Thursday 11th July saw the very first BLUE14 Pure Performance Event take place on a gorgeous, sunny afternoon in Brighton! Guests from the six, entrepreneurial BLUE14 Performance companies; ePerformance, Paper & Pixels, Rewards Bag, Triyit, Version Two & Yoke, were invited down to the South Coast for an exclusive opportunity to mingle and bond with […]