The Digital Hub is the centre of Jersey’s tech community focusing on grass-roots support, skills and local innovation. It has a packed events calendar and a thriving and supportive community base. The Digital Hub staff are Gwyn Garfield-Bennett and Natalie Reed, together they work with the Hub Users Committee to ensure the space is meeting the needs of the digital community.
The Hub contains a hot desking area for members to drop-in and work, meeting rooms, dedicated desk spaces for start-ups and event facilities.
The Hub is buzzing with creative energy, a great place to meet, work, connect and get involved. Meet members of the tech and digital community and use our facilities for business and to socialise.
The Hub is a great place to base your start-up. We aim to provide the space, tools and connections to get your tech business off the ground.
If you are a small business member you can rent one of our permanent desks for just £100 per month. This price includes an allocated desk, a 24 hour access fob, a locker and the opportunity to book meeting rooms.
Digital Jersey is a government funded, independently run organisation aimed at building a new digital industry for Jersey. The corporate team work to promote and develop Jersey as a digital jurisdiction while building essential partnerships on and off island.
The Digital Jersey Hub is the heart of the tech community with premises in St Helier. If you work in tech you can join for free as an individual member. If you are a small tech business you can join as a small company and get access to our facilities. There’s further information on our Members page.
Locate Jersey (www.locatejersey.com) can advise and assist you through every step of relocating your business and your family to Jersey, from the initial enquiry to support for your application and helping to build a new network of contacts in the island.
Digital Jersey’s corporate team can also assist with specific digital industry queries. Please email DJ’s Business Development Manager, email@example.com with your enquiry.
At the Digital Jersey Hub we run a monthly Business Breakfast series for members, tackling subjects to help digital businesses at all stages. Find out more on our Events page (link) The Business Breakfast series is sponsored by KPMG and is in association with Jersey Business.
Jersey Business (link: www.jerseybusiness.je) provides free, independent, confidential advice and support to businesses in Jersey. They work with companies at all stages of their commercial journey, from start-up through improvement, growth and exit. Contact them for advice: firstname.lastname@example.org
Meet the Team
As CEO of Digital Jersey Tony is responsible for delivering the organisation’s long-term economic, social and reputational objectives together with meeting annual business plan goals, to develop Jersey as a recognised digital jurisdiction.
Tony has over 20 years of senior management experience across a wide range of digital industries, including mobile, online, broadcast, payments, advertising and data analytics, using the latest technological innovations to develop new revenue streams. Tony’s Profile
Head of Digital Hub
An experienced media professional and entrepreneur, Gwyn Garfield-Bennett worked as a journalist for UK national and regional television, radio, newspapers and magazines as well as founding her own magazine publishing company. Gwyn founded Jersey Coders, a computer coding club for teenagers and updated her own coding skills through the Digital Jersey Coding programme.
Following her media studies at College, Natalie went on to gain experience in both digital marketing and retail. This experience led her to combine her knowledge and start her own online business where she practices graphic design, web management, digital marketing and customer service.