indigo & iris

ALUMNI UPDATE: INDIGO & IRIS

Indigo & Iris, a beauty brand with a social mindset. With 50% of their profits being donated to help end avoidable blindness, this is the first step for Indigo & Iris to make their stamp on the ethical beauty market. You can do your bit by backing them on Kickstarter now.

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sharesies alumni

ALUMNI UPDATE: SHARESIES

Sharesies is an investment platform that came through the very first Lightning Lab Kiwibank FinTech Accelerator programme early 2017. Their vision is to give someone with $50 the same investment opportunities as someone with $50,000.

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lingy au

FAMILIAR FACES: LINGY AU

Working both at Creative HQ and on side-projects including Startup Weekends, Lingy is a key member of the startup ecosystem and a bundle of energy! Find out his thoughts about community and innovation in this interview.

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james fuller

FAMILIAR FACES: JAMES FULLER

James Fuller is one of Creative HQ’s Senior Innovation Specialists, he delivers many of our workshops, has a great sense of humour and also has a startup hustle on the side! Find out what he thinks about innovation and leadership in this interview.

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preno alumni update

ALUMNI UPDATE: PRENO

We asked Amelia, Prenos’ CEO and co-founder, a few questions to see how everything is going 2 years on from participating in Lightning Lab Auckland.

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YOUNG ENTREPRENEURS FROM VENTURE UP 2016

38 of New Zealand’s brightest young entrepreneurs brought their A game to the capital last week, pitching the 8 businesses they have spent the last 6 weeks building, validating and pivoting with the support of Wellington’s startup ecosystem.

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