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Windense Limited

A patent-applied for disruptive platform that transforms archived film reels from an unsustainable cost, to a multi-billion source of profit

  • Stage Prototype Ready
  • Industry Software
  • Location Glasgow, Scotland, GB
  • Currency GBP
  • Founded March 2010
  • Employees 3
  • Website

Company Summary

Windense has developed a hardware/software platform known as the ‘Metascanner’ which provides a less expensive and higher quality film digitisation to the market. The company has secured early stage revenue with the world’s leading archive, the US Library of Congress and has identified further early adopters in the form of The British Film Institute, the BBC and the National Library of Scotland, all of whom have expressed excellent feedback.


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    Mike Howell

    Mike started his career developing software for Apple II and IBM in 1982.

    Mike was the founding director of Photoware Limited which became the leading supplier of imaging quality control software for the motion picture, photographic and healthcare markets worldwide with software running in over 100 countries and in 6 languages.

    Mike's responsibilities include all management decisions and on-going development of products.

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    Linda Howell

    Linda has an accomplished career spanning 37 years of business and project management .

    During Linda’s career, Linda has been instrumental in taking products to an international market of over 100 countries and being involved in negotiations of licensing agreements with major blue-chip companies such as Kodak and Konica, managing sales and distribution networks.

    Linda is responsible for business and marketing support to the development te

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    Bob Spies

    Bob is responsible for business development and sales distribution in the US and has been instrumental in developing the relationships with the US Library of Congress.

    Prior to joining the executive team of Mike and Linda Howell, Bob held a high level management position in Kodak and was involved in various Kodak operations including marketing and business development and product development.


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    DC Consulting

Previous Investors

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    Executive Team of Mike Howell and Linda Howell only.