‘The Slingshot Effect’ – TIN Members discuss driving tech sector growth in first virtual event

Sarah Gardyne Event Recap

How to drive tech sector growth in a post COVID-19 environment was the theme of TIN’s first-ever virtual event for its Membership community, held recently.   The impact of COVID-19 has been felt in a range of different ways across TIN businesses. For some it has been a textbook crisis where strong and collaborative leadership, focus on customers and staff and …

TINWire Tech News Roundup: 10 December 19

Sarah Gardyne Tech News, TIN News

I’m loath to single out the achievements of any one year over another in our business as there are so many contributing factors at play in the tech sector over which we have little control. However, I do want to mark 2019’s achievements with a special mention. Not only because it’s the 20th year of TIN and the 15th year …


Sarah Gardyne Christchurch + South Island, Event Recap, Tech News, TIN News, Wellington

As we update you on TIN’s travels as part of our 2019 TIN Report roadshow, we’d like to acknowledge the ongoing support of our growing stable of sponsors and the role they’ve played in taking our message around the country, including New Zealand Trade and Enterprise, Absolute IT, BNZ, EY, James & Wells and NZX.  IDA Ireland joined us this …

TINWire Tech News Roundup: 29 April 19

Sarah Gardyne Tech News, TIN News

What a huge boost to New Zealand’s innovation ecosystem the launch of Icehouse Ventures will be.The unlocking of Kiwisaver and managed NZ funds signals a potential sea change for investment in the  technology export sector.  It’s another clear indicator of how significant a part of NZ’s export economy tech has become, and the increasing recognition of this fact by the …

Billion Dollar Businesses – Datacom

Sarah Gardyne Tech News, TIN News

Our company values lie very much at the core of our success, which is fundamentally based around solving challenges and creating opportunities for our customers. Our purpose is to help organisations and communities to a better place by connecting people and technology. This underpins our constant focus on understanding what our customers need and then working with them to deliver to those needs.

Technology Investment Network Names EY Ten Companies To Watch In 2018 TIN Report

Sarah Gardyne Press Release, TIN News

Auckland, 24 October 2018 – Technology Investment Network (TIN) has named the EY Ten Companies to Watch in this year’s TIN Report, launched tonight at a gala awards event in Auckland. The TIN Report monitors the performance of New Zealand’s 200 (TIN100 and Next100) largest technology exporters in the areas of Information and Communications Technology (ICT), High-tech Manufacturing and Biotechnology. …

Booming Exports Help Propel TIN200 Companies to Billion Dollar Revenue Rise in 2018, Cementing Future for Tech as New Zealand’s Key Export Earner

Sarah Gardyne Press Release, TIN News

TIN200 total revenue for 2018 TIN200 total revenue growth for 2018 Number of TIN200 full-time staff in 2018 up by 38.1% of 33.2% or $220 million of 13.4% or $289 million or 10.2% growth TIN Public Company Stock Price Index climbs 57.3% combined they contributed revenue of $1.9 billion with a three-year compound annual growth rate of 38.1% #1 on …

TINWire Tech News Roundup: 3 September 18

Sarah Gardyne Tech News, TIN News

Top of the news agenda for us last week was the creation of the Prime Minister’s Business Advisory Council, charged with building a more productive, inclusive and sustainable economy. The yet-to-be-named Council should take great stock from the contribution that our country’s growing technology sector is making to New Zealand society. Last year’s TIN Report revealed that TIN200 companies created …

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 …