Your innovation heroes: People's Choice

Your innovation heroes: People's Choice
They are the bravehearts of the innovation world. They help New Zealand take on the world with their sheer determination to breathe life into ideas that they transform into products and services.


You, our readers, get a chance to help us find the winner of The People’s Choice Award. You can have your say in who you think deserves to be recognised for leading New Zealand's innovation.

Our panel of judges will help us find the winners of the NZ Innovators Awards. You help us find the People’s Choice winners.

Spread the word around, tell your colleagues and your friends. Get them voting to find the innovator, innovation or organisation that deserves to be in the limelight.

Once you have voted, don’t forget to spread the buzz around to get as many people as possible to vote. Share our survey on your Twitter, your Facebook, your LinkedIn, or Google+ accounts.

The People’s Choice award has three categories - person, product and company - and you can vote once for each of these.

The last date for your nomination of the People's Choice Award is October 14. 

View the finalists of the NZ Innovators Awards here 

The winners of the People's Choice award will be announced with other categories at Shed 10 on Oct 15, 2014. 

Want to join us for the prize giving ceremony? We promise it will be fun! Get your tickets for this popular event.

Don’t forget - unless we keep celebrating the passion for innovation, we will forget it is the lifeline for NZ’s success.

About the NZ Innovators Award

The award helps New Zealand celebration innovation. It was co-created by the NZ Innovation Council, Bayer New Zealand, Idealog and Ideas Accelerator Ltd.

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2013 winners 

2012 winners

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