Venture Taranaki - Latest News [Page 1]

Venture Taranaki To Launch PowerUp For Impact Enterprises

Monday, 18 October 2021, 8:30 pm | Venture Taranaki

Venture Taranaki has announced the launch of the latest addition to PowerUp - PowerUp for Impact Enterprises, designed and delivered in partnership with Startup Taranaki. Venture Taranaki first launched PowerUp in 2020 to help build smart, connected communities, ... More >>

Taranaki H2 Roadmap Update Showcases Latest Progress

Friday, 24 September 2021, 10:08 am | Venture Taranaki

Venture Taranaki has released an update to the Taranaki H2 Roadmap. The updated report details progress and changes that have occurred since the Roadmap’s original release. The Taranaki H2 Roadmap, launched in March 2019, was a pioneering document ... More >>

Taranaki Students Graduate and become Global Citizens

Wednesday, 8 September 2021, 9:58 am | Venture Taranaki

Taranaki students from Hāwera High School, Francis Douglas Memorial College, and Spotswood College have completed Education New Zealand’s Global Competence Certificate (NZGCC) and will have an online graduation with students from Thailand and Vietnam ... More >>

Venture Taranaki, Alert Level 2 Media Statement

Monday, 6 September 2021, 4:51 pm | Venture Taranaki

Attributed to Justine Gilliland Venture Taranaki, Chief Executive. We welcome the news today that we will move to Alert Level 2 at 11:59pm, tomorrow, Tuesday 7 September, with added restrictions. Venture Taranaki will remain operational, with some of our ... More >>

Venture Taranaki Covid-19 media comment

Friday, 27 August 2021, 3:46 pm | Venture Taranaki

- For our enterprises and those who have been financially impacted by this recent lockdown, it’s reassuring to receive the news today that all of New Zealand, south of the Auckland boundary, will move down to Alert Level 3 at 11.59pm on Tuesday 31 ... More >>

Venture Taranaki Covid-19 media comment

Friday, 20 August 2021, 3:50 pm | Venture Taranaki

With Alert Level 4 extended until midnight Tuesday 24 August for all of New Zealand, complying with public health recommendations to be safe and minimise community impact is critical so we can return to lower alert levels as soon as we are able. Please ... More >>

Venture Taranaki receives boost to progress visitor sector

Tuesday, 17 August 2021, 11:34 am | Venture Taranaki

Venture Taranaki will receive $1 million in additional funding from the Ministry of Business, and Innovation and Employment’s (MBIE) Tourism Communities: Support, Recovery, and Re-Set Plan 2021/22, Tourism Minister Stuart Nash announced today. More >>

Taranaki Enterprises And Students To Collaborate On R&D Projects This Summer

Friday, 6 August 2021, 11:17 am | Venture Taranaki

Venture Taranaki, in partnership with Callaghan Innovation, is pleased to announce that R&D Experience Grants are back for 2021. The R&D Experience Grant is a New Zealand-wide programme aimed at students studying technology, science, ... More >>

Taste Of Taranaki Takes Over Taste Buds At The Auckland Food Show

Thursday, 15 July 2021, 2:36 pm | Venture Taranaki

This month, Venture Taranaki is working with seven local food producers to showcase Taranaki produce at the upcoming Auckland Food Show, to parade the increasingly diverse and delicious food products Taranaki has to offer, and to share the region’s proud ... More >>

Venture Taranaki’s Branching Out Initiative Explores Trees And Their Value Chain

Tuesday, 13 July 2021, 3:52 pm | Venture Taranaki

This July, Venture Taranaki will host their third Branching Out event to explore trees and their value chain. Wood and fibre products are of increasing value and interest worldwide, and are a worthy consideration for further investigation in Taranaki. ... More >>

Soil, Undies, And Litter Duty Announced As New Curious Minds Projects

Friday, 9 July 2021, 1:31 pm | Venture Taranaki

Venture Taranaki has announced a further two new Participatory Science Platform (PSP) Curious Minds Taranaki community science projects, bringing the total number of projects in the region to 59 since 2015 and the funding amount distributed in ... More >>

Venture Taranaki Says The Future Of Taranaki Tourism Is Now

Monday, 5 July 2021, 6:02 pm | Venture Taranaki

In the future visitors to Taranaki could be discovering our region with the help of personalised virtual assistants and digital tools, according to work led by Venture Taranaki and some of Aotearoa’s leading design-thinkers. This insight, along with ... More >>

Venture Taranaki Release June 2021 Business Survey Results

Thursday, 17 June 2021, 3:33 pm | Venture Taranaki

The results of Venture Taranaki’s latest 6-monthly Business Survey indicate an overall positive outlook and show an increase in business confidence post pandemic; however new challenges are growing with concerns about increasing wage rates, cost ... More >>

Venture Taranaki’s PowerUp Ideas Competition Winner Sol+Sea Takes Home $10,000

Thursday, 17 June 2021, 5:27 am | Venture Taranaki

Shaan Davies (Venture Taranaki Enterprise Adviser), Zoe and Glen Stephens from Sol+Sea (2021 PowerUp Ideas Competition winners) and Michelle Jordan (Venture Taranaki GM Enterprise) Glen Stephens and his startup Sol+Sea have taken out the top spot in ... More >>

Venture Taranaki Launches Taranaki Story

Friday, 28 May 2021, 6:01 am | Venture Taranaki

This week marked the launch of the Taranaki Story, as Venture Taranaki made available over 400 assets and resources to support Taranaki enterprises. "We are extremely pleased to be launching the Taranaki Story today, making a suite of promotional tools ... More >>

Techweek 2021 Is Back In Taranaki

Wednesday, 12 May 2021, 3:23 pm | Venture Taranaki

New Zealand’s technology and innovation event Techweek 2021 returns to Taranaki for its fourth year from 22 - 30 May, with a dozen events on offer showcasing and celebrating Taranaki and Aotearoa innovations. An annual nationwide festival of innovation, ... More >>

Taranaki Cheeses Win At New Zealand Champions Of Cheese Awards

Tuesday, 11 May 2021, 12:13 pm | Venture Taranaki

The New Zealand Champions of Cheese Awards has recognised over 27 winning recipients with products produced in Taranaki’s cheese capital town of Eltham taking centre stage. Comments below attributed to Anne Probert, Venture Taranaki General Manager ... More >>

Data From Latest Taranaki Trends Places Taranaki Back In First Spot For GDP Per Capita

Thursday, 22 April 2021, 4:08 pm | Venture Taranaki

The Winter 2021 edition of Taranaki Trends, produced by Venture Taranaki, explores how our regional economy is tracking, including some of the medium-term impacts from the COVID-19 pandemic, a year on from the Level 4 lockdown in 2020; particularly ... More >>

Five Taranaki Entrepreneurs In The Running To Win $10,000 Seed Funding With Venture Taranaki’s PowerUp Ideas Competition

Monday, 12 April 2021, 3:34 pm | Venture Taranaki

Venture Taranaki’s PowerUp Ideas Competition moves into its final stage with five Taranaki enterprise ideas chosen to go through to the second phase of the Competition with one ultimately winning the grand prize of $10,000 to spend on developing their ... More >>

Venture Taranaki Hosting Regional Business Partner Network Conference

Friday, 9 April 2021, 9:43 am | Venture Taranaki

This week, more than 100 delegates from around the country will be in Taranaki for the Regional Business Partner (RBP) Network conference. The RBP Network is a nationwide programme, of which Venture Taranaki is a part of, that connects and supports New ... More >>