Launchpad companies

We work with talented and ambitious individuals to create market-changing digital start-ups. Find out more about the Launchpad companies that are creating solutions to change the world.

Launchpad Start-up Academy
Launchpad Start-up Academy 2022

Launchpad Start-up Academy supporting budding entrepreneurs

06 July 2022

Launchpad is supporting six entrepreneurs to develop their business ideas as part of its inaugural S...

Launchpad Start-up Academy supporting budding entrepreneurs
(l-r) Hamish McAlpine, Natalie and Corin from Kevri and Falmouth University's Robin Kirby
Hamish McAlpine, Kevri and Robin Kirby

Female-founded start-up launches new Knowledge Exchange software

01 June 2022

Launchpad start-up KEVRI is set to disrupt the higher education landscape by launching its new Knowl...

Female-founded start-up launches new Knowledge Exchange software
Christopher Weavill, CEO of Hertzian
Christopher Weavill - Launchpad

Cornwall’s leading AI company puts a new CEO at the helm for its growth phase

27 May 2022

Hertzian, which was established in Launchpad, has announced that Christopher Weavill will succeed Ga...

Cornwall’s leading AI company puts a new CEO at the helm for its growth phase
Techstars Startup Weekend Penryn participants
Techstars Startup Weekend Penryn Launchpad

Cornwall’s first startup event creates seven new business opportunities!

25 May 2022

Local entrepreneurs, creatives, developers, and business experts joined forces this weekend (Fri 20 ...

Cornwall’s first startup event creates seven new business opportunities!
Launchpad studio
Launchpad studio

Launchpad companies shortlisted for Startup Awards National Series

05 April 2022

Three Launchpad start-ups have been named amongst the most exciting new businesses in the region aft...

Launchpad companies shortlisted for Startup Awards National Series
Launchpad start-up Kevri
Kevri Team Launchpad

Start-up secures second round of Launchpad funding

21 February 2022

by KEVRI CEO Natalie Campion At KEVRI, we know that every start-up needs three vital inputs.The...

Start-up secures second round of Launchpad funding
Launchpad start-up Codices
Codices Launchpad

Codices raise sees start-up's value rocket to £8.7m

18 February 2022

Launchpad start-up Codices has seen its value balloon to almost £9m, following a recent investment ...

Codices raise sees start-up's value rocket to £8.7m
Launchpad start-up Hungry Billy
Hungry Billy - Launchpad start-up

Successful pivot for early-stage start-up

04 March 2022

A Launchpad start-up has recently pivoted the business - gaining clients and revenue. Hungry Bill...

Successful pivot for early-stage start-up
David Pooley from St Austell Town Council and FindParkPay founder Tim Macknelly
David And Tim Launchpad

Start-up secures first client

16 December 2021

Launchpad start-up FindParkPay, which is working to become the go-to parking payment solution in the...

Start-up secures first client
Poster of Stuffed game
Poster of Stuffed game Launchpad

Penryn-based game studio launch debut title

02 December 2021

Waving Bear Studio, an indie games start-up from Falmouth University's Venture Studio, Launchpad has...

Penryn-based game studio launch debut title
Hoardboard logo
Hoardboard Graphic Launchpad

New platform aims to create a safer community for collectors

28 January 2022

A Launchpad start-up has created a marketplace where users can buy, sell, and trade collectables saf...

New platform aims to create a safer community for collectors
Bonito Days game
Bonito Days Launchpad

Studio Somewhere debuts on Nintendo Switch

01 December 2021

Launchpad indie games start-up, Studio Somewhere, has released its first game on the Nintendo Switch...

Studio Somewhere debuts on Nintendo Switch
Mike Robinson
Mike Robinson

£33,000 worth of Aerospace Funding for Cornish Start-up

09 July 2021

A start-up from Falmouth University’s venture studio, Launchpad, has received an offer o...

£33,000 worth of Aerospace Funding for Cornish Start-up