This month at Peak: June 2021By Jon Taylor on June 28, 2021
That's a wrap for the first half of the year, and it’s been all-systems-go at Peak over the last few weeks!
It’s time to take a step back and check out some of the latest and greatest news to come out of Peak HQ in June – here’s what we’ve been up to in June 2021…
What’s new at Peak?
✔ Just do it! The cat’s out of the bag! We’re very, very excited that we can now feature the world-famous logo on our website and proudly say that the one-and-only Nike is a Peak customer! Head over to our homepage to check it out in all its swoosh-y glory.
🏆 There was more cause for celebration at Peak this month as we scooped a brilliant award at the Global Business Tech Awards! We’re thrilled to have picked up the gong for SaaS Company of the Year, whilst also receiving the Silver Award in the Best Tech Company category, too! Browse the full list of winners here.
😎 On top of this, our CEO and Co-founder, Richard Potter, was named a finalist in the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2021 North category! Take a look at this article to learn more. Congratulations, Richard!
🇮🇳 Our growth in India continues! We’re expanding our team significantly this year, and are looking for some world-class senior engineers to join us as we build a new base in Pune. Our upcoming Pune Hiring Day will give candidates the chance to show off their skills, nail an interview, and join the team!
❄️ Hello, Snowflake! There’s an exciting new feature on our platform to get stuck into, after we launched a cool new integration with Snowflake earlier this month. Read the blog to learn more.
🗞 “Our teams are innately curious problem solvers.” That’s according to our CTO and Co-founder, Atul Sharma, who was recently interviewed by The Statesman! You can read this brilliant feature here.
🍃 We announced an exciting new partnership with Fotenix, centered around the role of AI and Decision Intelligence in leading to more “sustainable and faster agricultural decision making.” Check out the story in this feature from Prolific North.
🎓 Our data science team were back with more top tips and careers advice for those looking to break into the field. This time, Gioia Iacopini pulled together some great do’s and don’ts for writing the perfect CV for a Master’s degree application! You can read her thoughts here.
🔟 Fresh off the back of last month’s Best Companies Day success, we proudly announced our tenth placed finish in the list of the UK’s Best Technology Companies To Work For to the press! Make sure you read the press release to learn more.
⛓ Supply chain uncertainty was the topic of discussion in Tom Hassall’s latest blog! The Peak Data Science Team Leader explains why data-driven approaches can make a big difference when dealing with uncertainty. Read the blog here.
💻 Peak Ensemble will be back on a laptop screen near you in just a few days time! We’re welcoming James Grant, Statistics Lecturer at Lancaster University, as our special guest on 7 July to chat all about data science and AI for retail. Sign up for the free webinar here.