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Rotorua Pitch Night Line-up Announced

Saturday, 6 April 2024, 4:44 am | Firestation

Four organisations will pitch from a range of industries, including fin tech, e-commerce, educational aids, and a youth leadership programme asking for equity investment, lending investment or sponsorship. More >>

Free Business Programme Makes A Difference To Rotorua Businesses

Thursday, 25 February 2021, 7:32 am | Firestation

Rotorua businesses and non-profits have benefited from a free business training programme. The next course will start in March and Rotorua organisations are encouraged to take part. Melanie Schuler from Woodhouse Architecture completed the INCUBATE ... More >>

2019 BoP Pitch Night Winners

Saturday, 26 October 2019, 11:44 am | Firestation

2019 BoP Pitch Night Winners For immediate release: 25 October 2019 A packed crowd at 2019 BoP Pitch Night enjoyed a diverse line-up of pitches that elicited both tears and laughter throughout the night. Big Brothers Big Sisters (BBBS) stole the show ... More >>

Great turn out at inaugural Rotorua Innovation Festival

Friday, 9 August 2019, 6:46 pm | Firestation

Hundreds of business owners and non-profits benefitted from attending the inaugural Rotorua Innovation Festival this week with a range of speakers providing inspiration and knowledge to help them succeed. More >>

Rotorua Innovation Festival announced

Friday, 19 July 2019, 9:05 am | Firestation

Rotorua’s newest business event series will take place at the start of August to help inspire social good and business success. The Rotorua Innovation Festival Taiopenga Auaha 2019 is a local initiative run in partnership by Firestation, Rotorua Lakes ... More >>

10 Rotorua businesses wanted for growth challenge

Tuesday, 19 June 2018, 11:57 am | Firestation

19 June 2018 Rotorua businesses are being challenged to grow ten times faster and apply for the ACCELERATE business training programme. Businesses owners and senior leaders are urged to act fast so not to miss out. The programme run by Firestation, ... More >>

Setting up Rotorua businesses for long-term success

Monday, 12 March 2018, 9:28 am | Firestation

Applications are open for subsidised business training programmes to help launch, grow and scale Rotorua businesses and non-profits. More >>

Applications Closing for South Waikato Business Programmes

Thursday, 28 September 2017, 10:42 am | Firestation

SWIFT have contracted Firestation, a central North Island business growth centre, to deliver their Incubate and Activate programmes to help launch and grow businesses in the region. More >>

Improving business survival in Rotorua

Wednesday, 20 September 2017, 3:49 pm | Firestation

A business programme that improves business survival for Rotorua organisations is expanding to include pure start-ups to help with innovation and ideation. More >>

Free business programmes to drive growth in region

Tuesday, 12 September 2017, 1:36 pm | Firestation

Free business training programmes will be available for South Waikato residents to help launch and grow businesses in the region. More >>

Accelerating businesses in Rotorua

Monday, 4 September 2017, 9:23 am | Firestation

Four Rotorua graduates from previous Incubate programmes have been accepted into an Accelerate business course. More >>

Business growth programme not to be missed

Monday, 28 August 2017, 12:53 pm | Firestation

Businesses looking to fast-track their growth can find help with a local business growth programme Accelerate. Taupo businesses owners are urged to apply quickly so not to miss out on subsidised places. More >>

Subsidised business programme to accelerate Rotorua business

Thursday, 18 May 2017, 12:25 pm | Firestation

Firestation, the Bay of Plenty’s business growth centre, is seeking applications to their Accelerate Programme to help Rotorua businesses fast-track their growth. Over six months selected business owners will receive a unique blend of training ... More >>

National Coworking day Thursday 11 May

Friday, 5 May 2017, 1:10 pm | Firestation

Rotorua business growth centre Firestation joins dozens of other coworking spaces around the country in opening their doors on Thursday 11 May 2017 for National Coworking Day. More >>

Students give Rotorua’s sculpture event a big thumbs up

Thursday, 24 November 2016, 11:52 am | Firestation

A special family day is being held Saturday 26 November at the Rotorua Sculpture Symposium to encourage families to visit the Rotorua Arts Village and see the artists hard at work. More >>

Rotorua encouraged to watch artists at work

Monday, 21 November 2016, 10:09 am | Firestation

For the next nine days the Rotorua Arts Village green will be a buzz of activity as seventeen New Zealand artists race against the clock to create pieces of art from large blocks of stone and wood. More >>

2016 EMA BoP Pitch Night launch

Wednesday, 22 June 2016, 4:01 pm | Firestation

The 2016 EMA Bay of Plenty Pitch Night will launch at the Connect networking event on Wednesday 29 June. This will be the third Pitch Night held by Rotorua X Charitable Trust and deputy chair Anna Grayling is looking forward to another stellar event. ... More >>

Find your dream team of business advisors

Thursday, 9 June 2016, 3:49 pm | Firestation

An innovative workshop series will be held in Tauranga for business owners to find and connect with the right business advisors to help them succeed. More >>

Workshops to offer advice for Rotorua business awards

Wednesday, 1 June 2016, 1:18 pm | Firestation

Businesses eyeing up success at the 2016 Westpac Business Excellence Awards can get a helping hand with their applications at free workshops. More >>

Rotorua and Kawerau businesses wanted for Incubate Programme

Tuesday, 5 April 2016, 11:25 am | Firestation

A programme that helps businesses and social enterprises succeed and grow is seeking applications from Rotorua and Kawerau organisations for the next intake. More >>





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