Aidan Watt
Technical Director

Aidan has a passion for technology and an intuitive talent for solving problems. Prior to joining Hotfoot as Technical Director, Aidan worked for a leading design agency in Manchester and operated as an independent web developer for a range of different clients.

Aidan joined Hotfoot in 2008 and became a Partner in 2012.

  • First job?

    I worked in a shop selling outdoor equipment on a Saturday morning, my job was to get cave hire equipment ready, I also sometimes worked in their climbing wall.

  • Most treasured possession?

    My inflatable tent!

  • Favourite record?

    Oasis - (What’s the Story) Morning Glory.

  • Favourite book?

    Dune, classic science fiction! Written very well.

  • Favourite piece of art?

    I couldn’t pick one but I went to a mind blowing exhibition by Raqib Shaw a while ago, intricate and surreal.

  • Favourite apps?

    Can’t live without gmail.

  • Favourite website?

    The Google Art Project website, it’s that type of thing the web was invented for.

  • Favourite film?

    Too many to chose but Inception, Casino and Boyhood are amongst my favourites.

  • What did you want to be when growing up?

    A marine biologist.

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Awards & Accreditations

  • RAR Recommended 2008-2016
  • Downtown In Business
  • The Bibas 2016 - Creative Agency of the Year Finalist
  • Lancashire Business Awards Nominee 2016
  • Boost Business Lancashire
  • CIM - The Chartered Institute of Marketing
  • Awwwards Nominee 2016
  • Digital Lancashire Founding Member
  • Lakes Hospitality Association
  • Red Rose Awards 2017

Our Technology Partners

  • Laravel
  • Pyro
  • Wordpress
  • Adobe
  • Shopify
  • Magento
  • Stripe