Connecting, not networking


We believe in space that brings growing companies together to innovate, share and inspire.

As a dynamic professional community, the expertise, knowledge and support you need is only a few steps away. With so many visionaries and pioneering businesses all working in one building, there is no better place for your business to progress.


Meet the people that could change your businesses future.

Stephen Deller
Centre Manager
Since joining the company in October 2017, Stephen has already taken the lead in enhancing the daily operations and performance at OVIC. He has started to build strong relationships with the current portfolio of customers whilst gaining an understanding of what each business has to offer. Stephen has already set about increasing the occupancy of the centre with a number of new businesses joining OVIC over the coming months.
Jess Williams
Assistant Centre Manager
Jess joined the Ocean Village Innovation Centre team in September 2012. Wishing to work closer to her home on the south coast, Jess joined the management team at OVIC and has brought her own style and personality to the expansion of the Centre.Outside of work, Jess loves to dance and you will find Jess travelling with friends, attending festivals and generally "Loving Life".
Hannah Fray
Centre Support Assistant
Hannah previously worked for us on a temporary basis and jumped at the chance to join the team at OVIC permanently in August 2014. Hannah's lively personality and friendly smile at our front desk will be sure to welcome you and your visitors to the centre.
Caroline O’Neill
Centre Support Assistant
Caroline joined the team in August 2014 and brings with her a wealth of experience in customer service and administration roles. Caroline will always be at-hand to welcome your visitors or help you out with any administration work you need completed.

Work among our many inspiring companies at the forefront of business.


CareMotion is able to build the ways to make every live in care aspect into a benefit for your parents. The best part is that with us you can get greater live in care service for significantly less than traditional care providers would charge you!


At Mastervolt, a dedicated group of engineers with a passion for innovation, vast expertise and the desire to develop the very best, work diligently to push the envelope of what is possible in electrical system and component technology.


Payflow help suppliers of temporary staff with their cash flow, they know your temporary workers expect to be paid on time whilst you’re waiting for clients to pay you. They manage your staff payments and customer invoicing with one integrated solution.

Popcorn Learning Media

Popcorn Learning Media want to change the learning landscape for the better. They simplify the complex and present it to people in the most engaging way possible and are passionate about learning technologies.

Smarter Innovation System

Smarter Innovation Systems are a fast moving British based company, committed to developing and launching ground breaking technologies to global markets. With their partner ZKteco and installers, they have over 25 years of history, and with a solid endeavour in becoming world leaders in the science of biometrics.

The Moment

The Moment has multi-disciplined teams that deliver innovative content experiences that solve business challenges, by answering the needs of an audience.

Connect and share with the greatest innovators in your area.

Leilah Woods
Director at Purple Marketing
Roger Davenport
Director at Purple Marketing
Lisa Gardner
Director at Purple Marketing
Edward Snape
Director at Purple Marketing
Daniel Aldridge
Director at Purple Marketing
Susan Bradgate
Director at Purple Marketing
Steve Mayer
Director at Purple Marketing
Mark Fielding
Director at Purple Marketing

Invite to innovate

Recommend our office to someone you know to receive up to £200 in vouchers.

When you invite someone to Oxford Innovation and they sign up for a virtual office, you'll get £50 worth of vouchers. If they sign up for office space, you will get £200 worth.*


Case studies

Maritime firms anchor at Innovation Centre

A thriving innovation centre for businesses in Southampton is helping drive growth in the UK’s £13.5 billion maritime sector. […]


How one online learning provider, Popcorn, has burst on to the UK scene from its base at Ocean Village Innovation Centre. […]


How a market leader in marine planning and environmental consultancy has powered ahead thanks to office support by Ocean Village Innovation Centre. […]