Introducing Ellie

Hey, I’m Ellie, and I’ve just joined dxw as a Product Manager. I’ve cut a winding path to get here. My first office job was typing up survey responses from hundreds of GP patients for a Primary Care Trust. I managed to get it done with enough time left to help run some conference events, […]

Welcome, Luke

Hi, I’m Luke, dxw’s new Marketing and Communities Intern! I am extremely excited about joining and having the opportunity to learn new things from such gracious and enthusiastic people.  I’m hoping to pick up some interesting and unique marketing techniques along the way to building up a community of like minded people. Having (not so) […]

Moving on

They say that all good things must come to an end, and that time has come for me. I’ll soon be leaving dxw to take up a role as Product Manager at Comic Relief. I’m sad to be leaving such a great team here at dxw, but I’m incredibly excited to be moving into a […]

Today I learnt

If you’re a previous reader of our blog, you may have seen some previous TiL posts before. At dxw, we use Slack to communicate internally; mostly for sharing information about current projects we’re working on, or for recruitment, events we’re planning and more. However, we have a couple of less serious channels where we like […]

Ed Davey starts the year at dxw

I am delighted to have recently joined dxw as a developer. Since the mid-’90s I’ve been part of numerous web projects, many of them of an educational, cultural or civic nature. Running back from the circus Long-term projects have included the Royal Opera House, a carpet and textile dot-com, an online tutoring system, the food-sharing service […]

A year in review by Poss Apostolou :)

I woke up today, my last day in the office in 2017, and felt compelled to reminisce about the past year. You see, from a personal point of view, 2017 has been fun. After 11 years in the Civil Service, I joined dxw in April. New faces and a different culture, but the same mission […]

Introducing… Agz

Hey. I’m Agz (Agnieszka) – developer | designer who joined dxw in July. Yes, July 😉 It was a `slightly` late blog post and now it is a late one. Which is a good thing, as I’ve been busy working on some exciting projects. And now there’s even more to write about. My background Before joining dxw, […]

Introducing our first Head of Delivery, Clare Young

Hello, I’m Clare, dxw’s first Head of Delivery 🙂 I have spent most of my career building delivery teams in the public and charity sector. I started at the Government Digital Service working with central government departments to get them prepared for the GOV.UK public beta. I loved the agile, user-centred approach to public service […]

My first three months at dxw

Thrown into the hustle and bustle at dxw from the get-go, my introductory blog post seems to have eluded me (I succeeded in avoiding it until it was mentioned to me a week ago). Fast forward three months, this is now my ‘how my three-month internship went’ blog post. (Breaking news: I have now been […]