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Elixel was founded in 2012 by Gavin Jones, Becky Veater, Paul Bird and Christian Cook
The company name is a combination of the words ‘elixir’ and ‘pixel.’
Winners of the 2015 Plymouth & Devon Chamber Small Business of the year Award for supporting their local community
Elixel are co-founders of Digital Plymouth, a meet-up aimed to help inspire the digital and creative community in the city.
They frequently talk at both industry and business events and are keen advocates for promoting entrepreneurial spirit in students.
Fun fact: Christian loves games so much that he has over 11 game consoles connected to his TV.
Elixel has over 20 devices in their Open Device Lab, which is open to the public to test their websites or apps on.
Winners of the 2014 Media Innovation for being the most innovative in the app category
Fun fact: Paul once dressed up as Mr incredible and came first at a fancy dress surfing competition for catching the most waves
Elixel was founded by four graduates from the Digital Art and Technology course at Plymouth University
In May 2014 Elixel was voted as the Plymouth Magazine’s Young Business of the Year and the business continues to go from strength to strength.
Fun fact: Becky’s favourite colour is purple and at the beginning of Elixel she lived on a boat for 6 months.
Fun Fact: When Gavin was in school he had a training session with Nottingham Forest, you would never of guessed if you saw him play football now.