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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 >>

Tapuae Roa And Taranaki 2050 Roadshow To Give Community Progress Update

Friday, 9 April 2021, 9:14 am | Venture Taranaki

Tapuae Roa and Taranaki 2050 Roadmap lead group Ngā Kaiwhakatere o Taranaki, and programme coordinator Venture Taranaki, are hitting the road this April for a regional roadshow, to share progress updates on, and provide a chance to ask questions about ... More >>

Taranaki To Play Critical Role In A Zero-Carbon Gas Future For New Zealand

Monday, 29 March 2021, 6:07 am | Venture Taranaki

Taranaki Regional Development Agency Venture Taranaki welcomes Firstgas Group’s findings from their recent Hydrogen Trial report, commending the very substantive piece of work they have completed. "It is evident Taranaki will continue to ... More >>

Taranaki Is Back On Top As Number 1 For GDP Per Capita

Thursday, 25 March 2021, 5:41 pm | Venture Taranaki

Comments attributed to Justine Gilliland, Venture Taranaki CE. Stats NZ have released Regional GDP data today. The data relates to YE March 2020 (i.e. pre COVID-19). Taranaki is back on top as number 1 for GDP per capita with a good growth rate of 5.1 percent ... More >>

Venture Taranaki Hosting Regional Business Partner Network Conference

Tuesday, 23 March 2021, 2:19 pm | 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 >>

Brekonomics Discussion To Identify Areas Of Opportunity For Taranaki Despite Ongoing Uncertainty

Tuesday, 9 March 2021, 6:00 pm | Venture Taranaki

After a challenging 2020 and recent alert level changes, Venture Taranaki will kick-start 2021 with Brekonomics, where industry experts Brad Olsen, Senior Economist from Infometrics, and Justine Gilliland, Chief Executive of Venture Taranaki, will provide insights ... More >>

Venture Taranaki’s Branching Out Initiative Explores Avocado

Tuesday, 23 February 2021, 4:43 pm | Venture Taranaki

The Venture Taranaki initiative Branching Out is a collaborative exercise to investigate, explore, package, and potentially pilot new commercial opportunities that could add sustainable value to Taranaki’s economy and help the region’s food and fibre ... More >>

Collaborative Taranaki Partnership Takes Len Lye’s Big Blade To Auckland Art Fair

Thursday, 18 February 2021, 4:15 pm | Venture Taranaki

Govett-Brewster Art Gallery / Len Lye Centre - photo credit Patrick Reynolds The Govett-Brewster Art Gallery / Len Lye Centre have teamed up with the Auckland Art Fair 2021 as its exclusive Museum Partner, forging a stronger connection between ... More >>

R&D Experience Grant Is A Two-way Success For Taranaki Enterprises And University Students

Friday, 29 January 2021, 2:28 pm | Venture Taranaki

Venture Taranaki’s partnership with Callaghan Innovation has resulted in funding for 35 university students to undertake a 10-week internship over their summer break. During Summer 2020/21, the students have been working across a variety of Taranaki ... More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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