Howard Weate develop high quality game-changing apps for the creative industries.
Company directors, Gavin Howard and Catherine Weate, bring a unique combination of skills, knowledge and experience to each project. They are particularly passionate about enhancing the artistic experience through interactive technologies.
Gavin is an App Developer and Transmedia Producer. He has created interactive media and products for a wide range of clients in multiple industries and sectors. His software currently powers a range of SaaS platforms and services that are used worldwide.
Gavin has produced and managed large-scale touring natural history exhibitions based on the BBC's Walking with Dinosaurs franchise and created the first online literary portal for D/deaf children myBSLBooks.com. He also lent his voice to several commercial video game characters in the 90's.
Catherine is a freelance voice and dialect coach, who regularly works with global names in theatre, film and television. Her former roles include: Head of Voice at Rose Bruford College, Head of Voice and Vice Principal at ALRA and Head of Examinations at LAMDA, where she was responsible for the artistic and commercial operations of speech & drama exams across the UK, Europe, North America, Asia, Australasia, the Middle East and Africa.
Catherine is author of two voice books (Classic Voice and Modern Voice) plus a monologue and duologue series, all published by Bloomsbury. She’s a Fellow of the Royal Society for the encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce (FRSA) and has served as a Trustee at the Royal Academy of Dance. For further information visit www.catherineweate.com