Life in plastic

Globelet’s mission from five years ago remains unchanged: To rid the world of disposable cups and drink bottles. But the ambitions of founder, Ryan Everton, span beyond being just that ‘cup company’ that supplies festivals with re-usables: he wants to create a system in New Zealand cities that will change the way consumers consume; a revolution of sorts.

Techweek 2017

Pushpay was the big winner at the 2017 Hi-Tech Awards. To mark the occasion, we're republishing this story about where the company came from.

Sponsored Content

From garden shed tinkerers to software developers, Kiwis have always had the entrepreneurial flair, motivation and the creativity that can turn big ideas into great businesses. But as the business starts to grow, there are times when big ideas can suffer due to lack of funds. That's where the IRD can help.

Idealog's Guide to Wellington

Wellington’s digital heritage and collaborative spirit have combined to make it the perfect spot for tech tinkerers. From game developers to digital agencies, the capital boasts a thriving technology ecosystem. And while Wellingtonians are already more than three times as likely to work in tech than other Kiwis, the demand for skilled workers is growing quickly.