Christchurch Launch of the 2017 TIN Report

TIN100 Christchurch + South Island, Event Recap, Regional Spotlight

Shaun Maloney, CEO of ARANZ Geo, was the guest speaker at our Christchurch launch event held at EY’s new offices overlooking the River Avon. The event was attended by a range of TIN200 and professional services companies, all keen to hear from the company recently crowned as the NZTE “Export Innovator of the Year” at the recent NZ Innovation Awards. …

TINWire Tech News Roundup: 6 Nov 17

TIN100 Tech News

Welcome to our first November issue of TINWire. We rounded off our recent 2017 TIN Report roadshow with successful events in Christchurch and Wellington – a testament to the fact that the TIN community is spread the length and breadth of the country. Informative insight was provided by ARANZ Geo, Xero, Pukeko Pictures (out of the Weta Digital stable) and …

Launch of the 2017 TIN Report

TIN100 Event Recap, TIN News

“This has been a defining year for the TIN200 companies”, said TIN managing director Greg Shanahan. “We’ve seen a sustained increase of around 8% in both revenue growth and exports but more significantly, the real story is the integral part that the technology sector now plays in the country’s economy.” Share this Post

TIN Report Profiles New Zealand’s Growing Māori Technology Ecosystem in Inaugural Feature

TIN100 Press Release, TIN News

Auckland, 17 October 2017 – Māori-owned or Māori investment-backed technology companies are making a significant contribution to New Zealand’s technology sector; a trend that looks set to grow, according to the annual 2017 TIN Report launched in Auckland this evening. The TIN Report analyses the performance of the top 200 New Zealand-founded high-tech companies in the areas of Information and …

2017 TIN Report Regional Data

TIN100 Press Release, Regional Spotlight

The Auckland region was outpaced in growth terms by the other regions in 2017, but maintained its revenue lead with the 121 TIN200 companies located in Auckland and Northland generating nearly $5.8 billion revenue (5.0% revenue growth)  1,515 jobs were created in the region (7.1% job growth)  The top 5 Auckland companies (in revenue terms) were: The Wellington and Lower North Island region accounted for a 21% share of …

TINWire Tech News Roundup: 2 Oct 17

TIN100 Tech News

Welcome to October, and this week’s issue of TINWire — It’s now just over two weeks until the launch of our 2017 TIN Report, so if you haven’t yet registered for the Auckland event, get in quick!  Our guest speaker is Peter Beck, CEO and founder of Rocket Lab, which made news again last week with the announcement of its second test-launch …

TINWire Tech News Roundup: 18 Sept 17

TIN100 Tech News

Welcome to our mid-September issue of the TINWire – This month’s Bloomberg Businessweek cover story on the extraordinary artificial intelligence work of Mark Sagar’s Soul Machines reminds us that New Zealand really is a heavyweight on the global tech stage –  we’re proud to see their name in lights.  “People get up to weird things in New Zealand”, in the words of Ashlee Vance, …

TINWire Tech News Roundup: 4 Sept 17

TIN100 Tech News

Welcome to our first September issue of TINWire. As part of this year’s TIN Report, we surveyed CEOs for their feedback on the key challenges and business issues they anticipate facing over the next 12 months. There were some strong consistencies in their responses. Four key themes have come through. One of these themes was the increasing complexity of regulations …

Overcoming Trade Barriers

TIN100 Tech News, TIN News

The recent news that MFAT has launched a new Trade Barriers website will be welcomed by many TIN companies. The website has been designed to help exporters notify government of non-tariff barriers that are holding them back from competing effectively overseas, and to remove the guesswork for those who are unsure about where to turn for help. The issue of …