This month at Peak: February 2022By Will Lord on February 28, 2022 - 5 Minute Read
We’re well into 2022 now and, as always, there’s been plenty going on at Peak over the last few weeks! Check out this month’s newsletter to get the lowdown on a new customer win, gain some top tips for enhancing your business’ decision making and discover how we’ve been using our data science team’s expertise for good!
What’s new at Peak?
🍓 Peak x Berry Gardens is GO! We’re delighted to announce that we have partnered with Berry Gardens, the UK’s largest supplier of berries and cherries! The co-operative of British berry growers will be leveraging Decision Intelligence to increase responsiveness to customers, drive efficiencies within the business and minimize food waste. Learn more in our announcement here.
📖 Get started on your own DI journey – Businesses that make great decisions win – but it isn’t easy! Organizations are drowning in data and decision making is getting harder. It’s time to make sense of your data, cut through the complexity and take the first steps on your journey to AI-powered decision making. To help, we’ve recently refreshed our popular ‘How to get started with Decision Intelligence’ guide for 2022, packed with some new killer steps to DI success. Grab your copy today!
🍏 DI for good: our FareShare hackathon! This month our data science team ran a week-long hackathon event for the amazing charity, FareShare! This idea started when our team realized there were so many ways for AI and Decision Intelligence to make a difference – but there simply weren’t enough hours in the day! Each day we used our skills to rapidly build the most impactful solutions for this amazing cause to help FareShare UK get more food to vulnerable people. To learn more about our ongoing work with FareShare, take a look at this great blog written by our data scientist Oskar Nummedal! 💪
❌ Data science do’s and don’ts! Our data science team have been a busy bunch as usual! When they’re not solving complex commercial challenges for our customers, you can find them crafting compelling blogs and articles to share their expertise with the world! This month we’ve discussed http://peak.ai/hub/blog/what-is-the-best-industry-for-data-science/, some top tips for getting started in data science R&D and the steps you can take to tackle some of the most common data science challenges. View all our DS blogs
🍻 We travelled down to the University of Manchester and hosted the our very own pub quiz at the Computer Science department – chatting to prospective new Peakers about our graduate schemes! Check out all of our opportunities available now.
🖊️ It all started with a napkin doodle in a pub… 💡Read about the Peak story, the reasons we were founded and our journey so far in Richard Potter‘s recent interview with Robotics & AI News – Unite.AI 👉 Read it here
👋 Meet Pancham, one of our talented software engineers! Check out another blog from our talented team and learn more about them! For more content like this, make sure you’re following our new Peak India social channels!
😀 Great awaits 🙌 Talented people like you make Peak a great place to be. Join our growing team in 2022 and help us reach new heights 🚀 View our current opportunities
💡 Amy Sharif, Head of Data Science Operations at Peak, caught up with Startups Magazine to discuss the importance of role models for recruiting more women into fields of DS. Check out what she had to say.
🐅 We enjoyed celebrating Lunar New Year in all of our clubhouses and wanted to wish everybody a very happy Year of the Tiger!
♻️ Read all about how PepsiCo are helping to cut supply chain emissions from across their suppliers! Check it out.
👏 Have a look at B&M as they opened up a new store in Nottignham and created 65 new jobs for the local community! Have a look.
☁️ This month our good friends AWS announced the arrival of a Managed Prefix List for CloudFront. See what this means now!