TINWire Tech News Roundup: 15 September 20

Sarah Gardyne Tech News, TIN News

Kia ora koutou The news on Monday that Cabinet is holding steady on the current Alert Level restrictions until next week serves as a sobering reminder that the virus remains an active part of our communities. But there’s movement on the horizon with the news late last week that the Government is loosening the criteria for overseas workers being allowed …

Event Recap – Myth-busting for Scale-ups: Capital Planning and the Listing Process

Sarah Gardyne Event Recap

Our online panel discussion, Myth-busting for Scale-ups: Capital Planning and the Listing Process, was one of the key events on the Techweek2020 calendar this year, presenting us with another opportunity to host a virtual TINTalk for participants from around the country. Our experienced panel consisted of Sarah Minhinnick, who heads up issuer relationships at NZX; Tim Wixon, head of technology …

‘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: 4 June 20

Sarah Gardyne Tech News, TIN News

Lockdown has forced us all to think a little differently, and for us at TIN this has meant hosting our very first virtual TINTalk where our panel discussed the strengths and learning opportunities presented by the NZ healthtech sector and we revealed the findings of the inaugural HealthTech Insights Report. Around 200 people joined us online as we heard first-hand …

TINWire Tech News Roundup: 22 April 20

Sarah Gardyne Tech News, TIN News

The Prime Minister’s recent decision to take the country into Alert Level 3 from next week will bring welcome relief to a large slice of New Zealand’s workforce. Hundreds of thousands of workers can get back on the job and many small businesses can start trading again. Shoring up our economy remains key to long-term recovery. I believe that once …

TINWire Tech News Roundup: 17 September 19

Sarah Gardyne Tech News, TIN News

Global economic sentiment may be cautious, but amongst the market rises and falls New Zealand’s tech sector remains a bullish beacon. Mobile marketing company and NZX star Plexure has been on a hiring spree this year and CEO Craig Herbison says there are more jobs in the works. The skills shortage – a well-documented challenge for many in the tech …

TINWire Tech News Roundup: 25 June 19

TIN100 Tech News, TIN News

The exuberant momentum in the tech sector continues. In the past fortnight alone, Straker Translations has made another acquisition in Spain, BioLumic received a sizeable government grant to aid in the agriculture of crops, Soul Machines is set to take its avatars into the world of skincare and LanzaTech signs a deal with All Nippon Airways to help power its …

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 …

TINWire Tech News Roundup: 3 April 18

TIN100 Tech News, TIN News

I trust you all had a relaxing Easter break! CEO succession planning has been a key theme of late, with the recent announcements of C-suite changes within some of our most successful tech companies – Vista Group and Xero to name just two. Our highly successful TINShed event on 22 March held at Generator’s Excelsior House in Auckland, allowed CEOs …

Milestone Moment for the New Zealand Technology Sector as TIN Reports Record $10 Billion Revenue

TIN100 Press Release, TIN News

TIN200 TOTAL REVENUE FOR 2017 NUMBER OF TIN200 FULL-TIME STAFF IN 2017 NUMBER OF TIN200 JOBS CREATED IN 2017 #1 ON TIN100 LIST FOR FIRST TIME, #1 ON EY TEN COMPANIES TO WATCH RECIPIENT OF INAUGURAL TIN ROCKET AWARD 2017 BIGGEST JUMP IN RANK WITH 19% INCREASE TO ACCOUNT FOR 24% OF TOTAL TIN 200 REVENUE ARE THE FASTEST GROWING …