Category Archives: News

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 […]


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 […]

The next BIG buzz word is … NON-disruptive!

Jim recently made the pilgrimage to the Blue Ocean Strategy Institute in beautiful Fontainebleau, France. There, he enjoyed waves of inspo from INSEAD Professor, Renee Mauborgne, ranked 3rd best business thinker of the world! A reminder that there is a world beyond competing through Game-change or disruption (and other words passed their sell by date). […]

15/11/18 – BLUE14 Launch Party

As the clock struck five, Brighton prepared itself for the launch of one of the most exciting and innovative companies to grace its streets. The scene? An alternative and relaxed bar, Dead Wax Social in Brighton’s famous North Laine, decked out with vinyl and specialising in craft beers. Performers showed their skills with glowing LED […]