2016

Fortune favours the bold When Karim Hussona’s plan for a wholesale fax service failed to take...

Pride and perfection
From humble beginnings Bron Thomson’s digital design business Springload has...

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Exit stage right
For most baby boomer business owners the time to exit their business is fast approaching.

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Balancing baby with business

Kagi Jewellery turns 10 this year.

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#WendysWorld

Wendy Thompson admits to just owning a lifestyle business for the first three years of Socialites. 

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When siblings shine 

What happens when brothers and sisters go into business together?

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Of ventures & voyages
Simon McDonald is a self-confessed ‘serial inventor’, now building his second dental-related dynasty while positively impacting young Kiwis through the Hawaiki Rising Trust. 

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Bridging the ethnic divide

In recent years New Zealand’s business landscape has had a seismic shift in its ethnic make-up – particularly with the growth in Asian businesses in Auckland. We examine this amazing diversity and meet some of the forward-thinking business leaders working to bring the Asian and mainstream business communities together.

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Here comes Mr Fix-it

Every so often a game-changing technology comes along to seriously disrupt a product sector. Andrew Wigney’s pioneering BOOST FP rechargeable battery is one of them. Now he’s hanging on for the business ride of his life. 

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Meet the geospatial wizards

They operate in an exclusive industry sector; one that presents its own unique set of challenges. Vicinity Solutions’ Shelley Sutcliffe and Bryan Clarke have been thoroughly tested along their business journey, but have loved every minute. 

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The brand champion

She endured the pressure cooker world of corporate law, launched her parents’ gourmet food brand...