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The Icehouse Launches ‘A Seat At The Table’

Tuesday, 22 February 2022, 6:46 am | The Icehouse

‘A Seat At The Table’ is the new monthly podcast celebrating diversity from The Icehouse. Each month, regular hosts Liz Wotherspoon, Chief Executive of Growth at The Icehouse, Bryar Stewart, The Icehouse Community Manager, and Melanie Spencer, ... More >>

Z Energy Partners With The Icehouse To Support New Zealand Small Businesses

Thursday, 6 May 2021, 9:35 am | The Icehouse

Z Energy, New Zealand’s leading fuel supplier, is kicking off its partnership with The Icehouse this month by offering scholarships to seven of its small business customers to attend Icehouse workshops. Marie Fryer, Z’s Head of Small & ... More >>

Icehouse appoints new Group CEO

Tuesday, 17 December 2019, 12:38 pm | The Icehouse

There’s a new leader for business growth engine The Icehouse, with the board appointing Gavin Lennox to the role of Group CEO. More >>

Icehouse Ventures a huge leap forward for entrepreneurs

Monday, 15 April 2019, 2:36 pm | The Icehouse

AUCKLAND, April 15, 2019: The Icehouse is powering up its impact on New Zealand entrepreneurs by today announcing new investment partners have come on board to form ‘Icehouse Ventures’, a new company to be launched 1 May that will accelerate ... More >>

The Icehouse’s Flux Accelerator Picks 6 Start-Ups

Monday, 3 April 2017, 11:40 am | The Icehouse

AUCKLAND , 3 April 2017 – Six early stage technology companies have been selected for Flux Accelerator 2017, a new intensive accelerator programme run by The Icehouse and Callaghan Innovation. $500k of seed funding has already been committed investors, ... More >>

Applications Open to Apply to Flux Accelerator

Wednesday, 12 October 2016, 10:21 am | The Icehouse

Auckland, 12 October 2016 – Technology startups seeking funding, global connections and expert advice are invited to apply to Flux Accelerator, a brand new pathway for founders looking to rapidly scale their startup. Run by The Icehouse, the six-month ... More >>

Icehouse Scholarship recipients announced

Thursday, 11 February 2016, 5:07 pm | The Icehouse

Scholarship recipients announced for The Icehouse’s 37th Owner Manager Programme The Icehouse, a business growth hub, has selected four business owners to receive their Owner Manager Programme Scholarships for the 37th programme. These recipients ... More >>

Kiwi Start-up CSx winner of Samsung Springboard Competition

Friday, 6 November 2015, 8:50 am | The Icehouse

AUCKLAND, New Zealand – Friday, 6 November 2015 – Kiwi start-up CSx has taken out the top prize in the first ever Samsung Springboard competition, announced last night at the final pitching event held in Auckland. The team at CSx presented the ... More >>

Scholarship recipients announced

Tuesday, 29 September 2015, 11:52 am | The Icehouse

The Icehouse, a business growth hub, has selected 5 business owners from across the country to receive their Owner Manager Programme Scholarships for the 36th programme. These recipients will receive up to 25% of the cost of the programme. More >>

Wealthy migrant investment could help propel NZ forward

Monday, 14 September 2015, 9:06 am | The Icehouse

Investment into high growth potential companies could increase by between $50 million and $100 million a year if a proposal to change wealthy migrant rules is implemented. More >>

Samsung and The Icehouse team up to launch Samsung Springboa

Tuesday, 25 August 2015, 1:36 pm | The Icehouse

Samsung and The Icehouse team up to launch Samsung Springboard A competition for Kiwi tech companies to take a leap onto a global stage with mentoring opportunities and $30,000 prize money. AUCKLAND, New Zealand - Tuesday, 25th August – At an event ... More >>

The Icehouse announces recipients of Scholarships

Monday, 6 July 2015, 12:02 pm | The Icehouse

The Icehouse, a business growth hub, has selected 8 business owners from across the country to receive their Owner Manager Programme Scholarships for the 35th programme. These recipients will receive up to 25% of the cost of the programme. More >>

The Icehouse And Supporters Create Scholarships

Monday, 20 April 2015, 10:55 am | The Icehouse

The Icehouse, a business growth hub, has created a scholarship fund to support owner-managers of privately owned businesses who want to invest in personal and business growth through the Icehouse. These scholarships are made possible by the hugely generous ... More >>

Trans-Tasman partnership for start-ups

Wednesday, 8 April 2015, 12:27 pm | The Icehouse

8 APRIL 2015, SYDNEY / AUCKLAND – Australian start up accelerator muru-D and New Zealand business growth hub, The Icehouse have announced a partnership that will extend the reach of the start-ups involved on both sides of the Tasman. More >>

Investment in business owners capability pays off

Tuesday, 7 October 2014, 2:45 pm | The Icehouse

Statistics just released by business growth centre, The Icehouse, show growth rates for established businesses who have invested in Icehouse business growth programmes are over two times higher than the average for NZ businesses[1]. More >>

The Icehouse and Visa take business workshops to new regions

Monday, 14 July 2014, 1:14 pm | The Icehouse

New Zealand’s leading business growth hub, The Icehouse, is pleased to announce the expansion of its topic-specific workshops into additional regions, thanks to support from BNZ and global payments technology company, Visa. More >>

Wanted - Notorious Kiwi Business Owners

Monday, 23 June 2014, 12:01 pm | The Icehouse

The Icehouse if offering three reward packages of $2,000 worth of business growth support for Notorious Kiwi Business Owners as part of their Wanted campaign. More >>

The Icehouse to bring startup accelerator to Auckland

Tuesday, 29 April 2014, 11:10 am | The Icehouse

International research from Cambridge University suggests that startups participating in accelerator programmes are up to 15% more likely to survive over a five year period and are also more likely to be acquired. More >>

First comprehensive self-assessment tool for business owners

Wednesday, 9 April 2014, 12:26 pm | The Icehouse

The Icehouse this week has launched a tool for businesses to quickly discover their biggest opportunities for growth. The Business of International Quality (BIQ™) Barometer is an online tool which gauges the performance of New Zealand businesses. More >>

Research leads to new workshops targeted at Kiwi SMEs

Thursday, 20 March 2014, 3:55 pm | The Icehouse

78% of Kiwi business owners want more access to experts within a specific area of business. The most important factors considered when assessing training options are value for money and minimising time away from their business. That’s the result ... More >>