‘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: 19 May 20

Sarah Gardyne Tech News, TIN News

Kia ora koutou I trust you’re all enjoying new-found freedom under Alert Level 2, and that the past weekend saw you getting out from behind your screens and back to beaches, bike tracks and backyard catchups. Aside from the shift in our alert levels, last week’s other big news was Budget 2020. There have been a range of views expressed …

Technology Investment Network Announces Two New Partners

TIN100 Press Release, TIN News

Technology Investment Network (TIN) is delighted to welcome NZX and BNZ to its partner portfolio, joining existing sponsors New Zealand Trade and Enterprise, Absolute IT, EY, and James & Wells. “It’s a dynamic time to be working in the NZ tech sector, and we are thrilled to have NZX and BNZ on board with us as we bring to life …

TIN Member Profile – Vista Group

Sarah Gardyne Tech News, TIN News

Kimbal Riley – Group CEO, Vista Group Our announcement that our largest and founding business Vista Cinema will invest to accelerate transformation to a SaaS solution marks a new and very significant milestone in the Vista Group story. In your view, what helps make New Zealand a supportive environment to do business? Size matters; a manifestation of NZ being a small  business community, is …

TINWire Tech News Roundup: 1 October 19

Sarah Gardyne Tech News, TIN News

The EY-led Capital Markets Report paints a realistic picture of the current state of our capital markets, and looks at ways to rejuvenate it with a 10-year view. Is money flowing through, and if not, where are the blockages? Are the NZ markets being by-passed by companies with serious growth ambitions? Are we doing all we can to help smaller …

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 …

Founder Exits: To Sell or Not to Sell

TIN100 Event Recap

Auckland’s first TINShed event for 2018 was held at Generator’s trendy executive lounge on the top floor of Excelsior House, Britomart. The stellar panel of TIN company CEOs spoke candidly about the factors influencing their eventual decisions to exit, through the sale of their companies. The dynamic challenges faced by founders and CEOs at different phases of a business’ growth …

Work-Life Balance for C-Level Executives – TINShed Recap

TIN100 Event Recap

The benefits of exercise for maintaining perspective, importance of delegation to a trusted colleague and celebration of cultural differences can all help in achieving and maintaining work-life balance, according to our recent TINShed — Work-Life Balance for C-Level Executives — held at TIN partner EY’s Auckland offices last week. Panelists Les Kendall, CEO of Temperzone and Julie Perry, CFO of …

2016 TIN100 Report Award Winners – EY 10 to Watch – 10 Hot Emerging – 10 Promising Startups

TIN100 Press Release, Tech News

The TIN100 Report monitors the performance of New Zealand’s 200 (TIN100 and Next100) largest technology exporters in the areas of Information and Communication Technology (ICT), High-tech Manufacturing and Biotechnology. It is produced by Technology Investment Network (TIN) and sponsored by NZTE, Callaghan Innovation, EY and AJ Park. In addition to the TIN100 rankings which include the EY Ten Companies to …