Who’s in Ground Control

Ground Control is a co-working space for start-ups, small business and local entrepreneurs, fully integrated into the Rock House live/work community.

John Bownas | Love Hastings
We manage the Hastings Business Improvement District and work on behalf of town centre businesses to keep the area clean, safe, and attractive.

Edwina Hughes | World Resources Institute
Head of Cool Food

Environmental campaigner focusing on the climate impact of food. Working globally with cities, hospitals, restaurants, corporations, hospitality and catering organisations to serve more cate friendly food.


Louise Heard | Benjamin Pollock’s Toyshop
Boutique toyshop in the heart of London

Dave Thomas | Picnic Films

Filmmaker specialising in making beautiful documentary, corporate and social media films.


Donna Hayter | Jericho Road Solutions
Helps local leaders make better neighbourhoods

Hana Clode, Sarah Jane Addison | HC Marketing Ltd

Boutique marketing agency specialising in the digital presence of companies within the home and interior sector.


Seb Austin | Forestry Commission

Mark Ffrench | Divide The Plunder
Unity Game Developer – Self-Publishing and Freelancing
markffrench.com dividetheplunder.com

Matt Powell | Senior Integrated Designer

Ian Tasker | Assembly
Assembly helps schools, developers and education programmes to use data more effectively by integrating school systems and enabling analytics.

Farid Tejani | 
Developing impact and low-carbon economy fintech ventures.

Rosie Gainsborough | Stride

Project Manager delivering impactful projects that benefit local communities, place making and enterprise. Working with the London Boroughs of Lambeth, Lewisham, Southwark and Wandsworth on Stride, making space for creativity and innovation to thrive in South London.


Steve Larkin, Beth King | Larking

Larking is an ethically-minded agency specialising in branding, website design, digital marketing, print design and SEO.


Sarah Meredith | Rock Cakes

Todd MacDonald | Todd MacDonald Media

Damian Semple | Freelance

Caroline Ellis | Freelance

Kelly Gilmartin | Freelance