Monthly Archives: June, 2012

Let’s Talk Crowdfunding Auckland! – bring clients

“We’re hosting our second international Let’s Talk Crowdfunding event in wonderful Auckland, New Zealand!

Thanks to our friends at The Edge for hosting us, join Pozible’s Anna Whitelaw and Biz Dojo’s Phil Williams, along with Sarah Larnach, whose Pozible project raised over $6600, 265% of her initial funding goal. This is your chance to learn more about how crowdfunding can help you and New Zealand’s creative industries.”

Full event for Pozible link is over here

Pozible Crowdfunding

Spaces are strictly limited, so please rsvp at


Kiwi Landing Pad – SF

If you or any of your advisee companies is heading to do business in San Francisco or Silicon Valley the Kiwi Landing pad is the best place to be.

“Kiwi Landing Pad was established to help selected New Zealand tech companies establish and grow their business in the USA.
Supported by prominent tech investors and the New Zealand Government our organisation offers serviced office facilities in the heart of SOMA, home to many of the world’s leading tech and internet organisations.
Kiwi Landing Pad was established to help selected New Zealand tech companies establish and grow their business in the USA.
Landing Pad tenants gain the benefits of an established office facility and access to a wealth of experience and networks in the US business and investment community.”
Who is there already? – check out residents VendHQ, Mako and Xero to name 3 .
The actual physical street address isLevel 1,
880 Harrison Street
San Francisco
CA 94107
Here is a programme that might help you or a company you know.

What could a month in San Francisco do for your business / idea ?

Kiwi Landing Pad (KLP) and Ministry of Science and Innovation (MSI) have collaborated to provide the opportunity for a group of aspiring entrepreneurs to spend 4 weeks based in San Francisco immersed in presentations and networking with the startup community of Silicon Valley.

Participants will be flown to San Francisco, where they’ll have access to the The Kiwi Landing Pad facilities and meeting rooms, as well as tailored sessions on how to successfully enter the U.S. market, get funding, find a partner, or otherwise get their business to the next level.

Who is it for?

– Entrepreneurs looking to expand their business to the U.S.
– Tech companies looking to accelerate their business plans for funding / customers / distributors in the USA
– Entrepreneurs with a bright idea they want to get off the ground that needs market validation / research in the USA.

How do I apply?

It’s pretty simple first, you need to:

Click here to download the application form.

Feel free to add videos, graphics, or any additional materials you feel your need to get your message across.

Once finished, send your application to: