As part of our Year One events series, delivered in partnership with Wildsnacks (Ilya Venske), we had the pleasure of hearing from Shane Luke on his learnings building BlueMesh. Shane Luke founded the launch tracking platform BlueMesh in October 2014. Prior to this, he held senior product leadership roles in the wearables space at Nike, and […]
Christine Jensen launched Fityou during our Ideas You Can Execute Programme in 2017. Find out more about her story from idea to launch, and some of her learnings and challenges along the way. Q: What were you doing before you started the ‘Ideas You Can Execute’ programme? A: I was working part-time at a Creative […]
The author of this article, Carl Thompson, is the current co-founder of Contento. Previously co-founder and CMO of TradeGecko, founder of Momentum Marketing and a few other companies in between. I’m a yes person. To my detriment and I’ve only recently realised saying yes to everything can actually be damaging to my goals. I got so […]
We recently chatted with founder Kathryn George, who has just gone through our latest CO.STARTERS cohort with her new company KG Design Consultancy.
It’s no secret that the NZ Tech Startup Ecosystem Facebook Group is the go-to place for Kiwi startups. We chatted with the founder, Ankit.
We recently chatted with the founders of TinySkinScribbles, Zanda & Kyle, who have just gone through our latest CO.STARTERS cohort. Q. Tell us about TinySkinScribbles? TinySkinScribbles creates temporary tattoos from original hand-drawn designs that are unique and fun. Our mission is to provide people with a way to express themselves to the world or privately without […]
We recently chatted with founder Cameron Stewart, founder of d-i-ply, a company offering stylish, affordable furniture kits for crafty people. Cameron completed one of our programmes to help launch his company. Q. Cameron, what does your company do? d-i-ply scours the internet for the best and most innovative parametric furniture designs, then makes them in […]
We caught up with Nelson Shaw, Co-founder of WheyCartel, to pick his brains on e-commerce, useful startup hacks and building a global company from New Zealand. Nelson and his co-founder Rab Heath initially partnered to found the AgTech company Haptly. However, after identifying opportunities in the fitness industry, they made a pretty significant shift […]
Our Entrepreneurs Unleashed event series has has now bought together over 150 aspiring entrepreneurs in 2016, and we’re looking forward to bringing together many more in 2017. Entrepreneurs Unleashed is a bi-monthly event for people to learn real, practical advice for starting a business from those who have done it before. We invite founders who are […]