This week we are with Chris Dunne and Chris Hollands from Loopmill, a web design and branding agency that utilise the quiet room desks on PLATF9RM ’s floor 5.
FIRSTLY, ALTHOUGH YOU SHARE THE SAME NAME, HOW WOULD YOU DIFFERENTIATE YOURSELVES?
Chris 1: He's in a folk-band...
Chris 2: He's a tatooed hipster.
-now referred to respectively as 'tattoo Chris' and 'folkband Chris'-
WHAT DOES LOOPMILL DO?
Tattoo Chris: We are a web based company that specialises in digital products and marketing websites.
AND WHAT BROUGHT YOU TO PLATF9RM?
Tattoo Chris: Errm... the community just seemed really cool.
Folk-Band Chris: Yeah and seeing some of the... well, it sounds superficial but space, the design, how it’s set up.
Tattoo Chris: We have been freelancing for about 5 years so it’s always nice to see some different spaces.
TELL ME, DO YOU HAVE ANY PET PEEVES?
Folk-Band Chris: In life? Yeah loads.
Tattoo Chris: Probably folk music…
Folk-Band Chris: Tattoos.
DO YOU HAVE A FAVOURITE WORD?
Tattoo Chris: Hmm no but now I’m thinking about the word peeved.
Folk-Band Chris: I do.. I can’t think what it is...
Tattoo Chris: DOLLOP!
Folk-Band Chris: Yeah, dollop is a good one.
WHAT IS YOUR ALBUM OF 2017 SO FAR?
Tattoo Chris: The new Yeasayer Album... wait maybe that’s last year.
Folk-Band Chris: Yeah mine is last year too... Kaytranda, I think its called 99.9%. We are just behind the times.
WHAT'S YOUR SIGNATURE DISH WHEN YOU'RE IN CHARGE OF COOKING?
Folk-Band Chris: This is more your area Chris…
Tattoo Chris: It would be a Lamb and Apricot tagine... it’s my only dish!
Folk-Band Chris: I like a Bolognese… it’s no tagine.
IF YOU WERE ATTENDING A DINNER PARTY AND YOU COULD SIT BETWEEN TWO PEOPLE - PAST, PRESENT OR FUTURE - WHO WOULD THEY BE??
Folk-Band Chris: Genghis Khan… Ghandi.
Tattoo Chris: I was going to say Ghandi, the classic cheesy option.
THE BEST DAY IN THE WEEK IS A...
Tattoo Chris: Monday because we wake up and smash work…To be honest I forget what day it is so the whole week is the best day... and the worst.
Folk-Band Chris: I’d say everyday too, we agree on that!
Another week, another company. Join us again next time to get to know somebody else here at PLATF9RM a little bit better.