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Māori enterprise study identifies support gaps

2018-10-10T02:07:22+00:00September 28th, 2018|Business, Cuisine, Digital, Education, Export, Investment|

With the Māori economy estimated to be worth at least $42 billion, developing strategies to support Māori entrepreneurs is a priority for economic development agencies around New Zealand. A new report from the Westpac Massey Fin-Ed Centre and Te Au Rangahau, Massey University’s Māori Business and Leadership Centre, explores the financial capability of Māori entrepreneurs.  [...]

Tā Koha launch

2018-10-10T02:07:43+00:00September 28th, 2018|Business, Cuisine, Digital, Export, Honey, Lifestyle|

Last month we profiled Tā Koha and gave an overview of what crowdfunding is, so this month we wanted to celebrate the launch of Tā Koha which happened at the end of August. Tā Koha is a crowdfunding platform and supportive education programme co-created by Māori Women’s Development and PledgeMe.  The launch was a gathering that marked [...]

Snowball Effect

2018-10-10T02:08:18+00:00September 28th, 2018|Business, Creative, Cuisine, Digital, Education, Export, Investment, Lifestyle|

Who is Snowball Effect? Snowball Effect is a New Zealand owned company that was launched in 2014 with the goal of making capital raising more efficient for companies, and investing more accessible for investors.  Snowball Effect’s vision is to see a New Zealand economy fuelled by high growth businesses, and in its first 4 years [...]

ALLWILD

2018-10-10T02:08:31+00:00September 28th, 2018|Business, Creative, Cuisine, Export, Honey, Lifestyle|

John & Val Helmbright - Te Whānau-a-Apanui, Whakatōhea The Tairawhiti, East Coast lands offer an opportunity for locals to earn a sustainable livelihood via the high grade Mānuka Honey, Mānuka Oil, and more recently the prospects of Kānuka Oil production. Tairawhiti Pharmaceuticals, a locally owned trust based in Te Araroa, and lead by Mark Kerr, [...]

Curionoir

2018-10-10T02:10:32+00:00September 27th, 2018|Business, Creative, Export, Fashion, Honey, Lifestyle|

Tiffany Jeans - Ngāpuhi Tiffany Jeans has lived a unique life. Born into a family of strong, creative women, and an uncle she believed was a warrior, she grew up immersed in Maori culture. Her memories are of taonga celebrated for their simplicity as much as their complexity, and the discovery of a rich heritage [...]