We have cause for celebration this year! Not only are we making our 5th hire of the year (check it out here), we are also congratulating two of our team members who have been with The Tech Dept for a full…


We know, it’s a heck of a long time isn’t it?! Congratulations to Tom Kirby, Head of Production, and Chris Foster, Head of Development, on achieving this anniversary with us. It goes without saying that you have been with us through thick and thin, relishing in the highs and supporting us during the lows.

Tom and Chris celebrate their 10th anniversary
Tom (left) and Chris (right)

Thank you for your continued support and for being awesome members of the team!

To show our appreciation, we gifted them with a little something we knew they’d enjoy…

Tom received a specially crafted Eurostar ticket to use ‘wherever, whenever’ [he’s actually physically allowed to!] for a trip away with his family. He’ll probably be celebrating his 11th anniversary by that time but, nonetheless, enjoy!

Work anniversary gift - Eurostar ticket
We’re not just techy, you know

And Chris was given an Oculus Quest 2 All-In-One VR Headset to keep him entertained playing his favourite game, Beat Saber. Unfortunately, we don’t have a picture of Chris in action, but he has shared this clip to help us visualise what he probably looks like during gameplay…

Beat Saber, VR game

Plus, the 10 year anniversaries don’t stop there. Our Head of Business Affairs, Linda, will be celebrating her 10th year with The Tech Dept™ in August too! Wonder what we’ve got up our sleeves for her…

You can see more about the people behind The Tech Dept™ here.