Erin McKenzie


With NZME listing on the stock market at the end of June, it made its brand available to investors. In doing so, it has pitted itself against not only local but international media companies. So how does NZME stand up against other investment opportunities? Well to answer that question, we first need to look at what a media company is.


While IT is extremely important to a functioning health system, it’s not particularly sexy. It’s the clever technology, the innovative gadgets and the ground-breaking procedures that tend to capture our imaginations when it comes to medicine. So here are some of Idealog’s favourite locally-developed ideas from the health sector.

Social Media

There’s a lot going on in the world of social media. Each week new updates see the platforms change and communication habits follow suit. So how can marketers keep up? In a new series we talk to people in the industry about what the updates mean to marketers. This week Wendy Thompson, founder and managing director of Socialites, explains how businesses can go live with Facebook Live.

Branded Content


Stephen Henry (Kode Biotech), Dale Clareburt (Weirdly), Lisa King (Eat My Lunch), Glenn Martin (founder and inventor of Martin Jet Pack) and Toni Moyes (8i) will share their successes and failures for the benefit of us all, live and in person in Auckland, Wellington, Christchurch and Dunedin. Today we talk to Lisa King, CEO of Eat My Lunch, an online lunch delivery service matching lunches for workplaces with a free lunch for hungry school kids.