About Me

Being a geek is all about being honest about what you enjoy and not being afraid to demonstrate that affection - Simon Pegg

Me in a Nutshell

Andy Powell I've worked in IT one way or another most of my adult life, working my way up from first line technical support to Director of IT before setting out to work for myself. These days I'm a freelance digital media consultant working with companies of all sizes to generate a profit from the internet and founder of Hack Oldham a non profit community maker space for which I won the Pride in Oldham award.

My Experience

  1. Web Development - 15 Years
  2. Business Development - 10 Years
  3. Community Development - 6 Years
  4. Maker Movement - 5 Years
Outside of work I'm a STEM ambassador, Code Club and Code Up Mentor and organiser of Oldhams WordPress user group. From time to time I have availability for consulting and project work, I'm also available for speaking engagements and workshops. Interested in working with me? Click here to get in touch...