Idealog + ATEED

GridAKL is preparing to open two new buildings in Auckland this year, bringing its footprint to 12,000 square metres. But, as Anna Bradley-Smith discovers, there’s a lot more to it than cool co-working locations. Through a focus on community, place and services, GridAKL is at the heart of a booming innovation precinct that is helping to grow – and diversify – the economy and position Auckland as a high-tech innovation hub of the Asia Pacific region.

Bigger is better

GridAKL is becoming a force to be reckoned with and is growing from one building in Auckland’s CBD to three. Generator, a co-working space facilitator, is going to be the running the two new buildings, which will open later this year. Plus: BizDojo hints at some movings and shakings.