TIN Companies Target New Business in Asia

TIN100 Tech News, TIN News

TIN200 exports grew by 5.3% in Asia in the 2017 financial year. This market now contributes $0.52B of total TIN200 offshore revenues, and the TIN200 employ 1,660 staff in the region. China’s strong GDP has particularly benefited our High-tech Manufacturing companies, with this primary sector growing by 42.4% in Asia in the past year. Investment in TIN companies by Asian …

TINWire Tech News Roundup: 20 Nov 17

TIN100 Tech News

Welcome to the November 20 issue of TINWire, and the start of the great festive countdown. Only five weeks to go until Christmas! MBIE has released an insightful report into the potential of virtual reality in New Zealand. The findings show that the virtual reality (VR), mixed reality (MR) and augmented reality (AR) sector could reach $320 million in annual revenue in the …

Datacom Chairman announces Greg Davidson as successor to Datacom Group CEO, Jonathan Ladd

TIN100 Tech News

7 November 2017 – Craig Boyce, Chairman of Datacom Group, announced today that Greg Davidson, who is currently CEO Datacom Systems New Zealand and Australia, will succeed Jonathan Ladd as Datacom Group CEO from April 2018. Greg has had a long and successful career since joining Datacom in 1997 as General Manager of Internet Services. Since then Greg’s willingness to …

Wellington Launch of the 2017 TIN Report

TIN100 Event Recap, Regional Spotlight, Wellington

A stellar line-up featuring Kirsty Godfrey-Billy of Xero, Roger Shakes of Postr Media and Clive Spink of Pukeko Pictures made up the panel for our Wellington launch event, held recently at NZX’s harbourside offices. Panelists discussed their key competitive points of difference, the role of funding in their growth to date and the role of Wellington as the digital media …

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 …