WHAT IS COLLABORATION?

Collaboration /kəlabəˈreɪʃn/ (n.) The action of working with someone to produce something.   Introducing our July… Read More
community creative hq

BUILDING COMMUNITY

It’s crucial for a startup to create the right community culture – in this downloadable guide, we talk to  mentors and startup founders about what community means to them and how to best engage, nourish and participate in your communities.

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success

SUCCESS, A GREATER SENSE OF PURPOSE: EXPERT JACKY LAVERTY

As our the Head of Venture Management, Jacky Laverty has over 20 years experience managing and mentoring businesses to success. She is an integral part of our startup founders’ journey to success – whatever success looks like for them.

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Feed the World 2030

SHAPE THE FUTURE OF WHAT WE GROW AND EAT

Creating a more sustainable agrifood ecosystem, exploring the repercussions of food on the environment… Find out more about what’s in store in December at the Feed the World 2030: Power of Plants Hackathon.

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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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BIG WINS, FAST FAILS, INSPIRING MOMENTS WITH FEMALE FOUNDERS

With Lightning Lab XX Demo Day right around the corner, we spoke with four of the nine female led teams to get an insider perspective on the 4-month mentorship-driven business acceleration programme. Little Yellow Bird, Patternsnap, Music Ecademy and Sipreme shared their big wins, fast fails, most inspiring moments and touched on what’s next for their ventures post Demo Day.

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