A live streamed event also recorded for a podcast episode, Ian delved into Jim's story, how he became an adopted Geordie, his passion for music and live festivals and building up the North East's leading digital network - Digital Union.
A born entrepreneur, Jim has worked with Generator for 20 years now. For around ten years, he has led the organisation, achieving some fantastic work with the creative, music and more recently digital sectors - creating innovative business support programmes that deliver real results.
The journey has not been without it's challenges, and as well as developing support initiatives for businesses across the North East, Jim has led the team and evolved the business model for Generator as a business itself.
More about Tech Talks
Tech Talks is a series of inspirational events for everyone interested in technology and digital innovation.
Entrepreneurs, developers, freelancers, tech enthusiasts, students, hobbyists - whatever your interest in technology Tech Talks is for you. We invite some of the area's most inspirational business people for an informal Q&A to share their tech journey so far.
Tech Talks is also be an opportunity for you to meet others who share your interest in technology and all things digital.