Andy Brown is the Digital Director for Shout a Software Innovation company based in Newcastle upon Tyne. His background is computer science which he studied at Leeds University in the last century. Early on in Andy’s career he worked for the Tyne and Wear Museums and Archives Service, on their website, gallery interactives and collections search tools before moving into the agency world. In agency he was a lead delivering projects for the likes of Capita, Northern Rock and the BBC.
Andy joined Shout on its first day back in 2009 and has been fortunate to work with the whole team on some great projects across the digital landscape of web, mobile and emerging tech. For the Great Exhibition, they are really proud to have been able to produce the wayfinder app to support the Art, Design and Innovation trails across the city working closely with the fantastic teams at NGI and Accenture.