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Wine Grenade Launches Commercial Trials

A wine industry start-up created in a University of Auckland Masters programme is running commercial trials with a major Hawkes Bay winery and has been named as a finalist in ...

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Avon Engineering: Lean Manufacturing and Confidence Leads to Business Success

Programme: Owner Operator Programme and Achieving Business Growth Workshop Name: Neil Ross Company: Avon Engineering (Gore) Year founded: 2005 Industry: Manufacturing Location: ...

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Wendyl Nissen and The Icehouse Part 3: Success

We have now completed our year-long mentorship with The Icehouse and I’m very pleased to announce that we have turned our first profit for three months’ running. This, after ...

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Nappies Direct: The Business of Babies

Name: Kevin & Pia D'Ambrose SmithBusiness: Nappies DirectIndustry: Retail TradeLocation: AucklandProgramme: Coaching, 2011 - 2013

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Hyspecs Holding Group: Programme fills the Gaps for Kathy

Name: Kathy Shailer (Assistant Branch Manager)Company: Hyspecs Holding Group (www.hyspecs.co.nz)Year founded: 1972Industry: Wholesale TradeRegion: Nationwide and Australia ...

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Refrigafreighters: Putting the Cool back into the Business Part 3

Name: Glenn O'SullivanCompany: RefrigafreightersIndustry: 3PL / Storage / TransportRegion: AucklandProgramme: Owner Manager Programme, 2014   Glenn O’Sullivan bought 50% of ...

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Kinfolk Capital: The Story of Kinfolk Capital

Name: Mark Lewis & Ross McConnellBusiness: Kinfolk CapitalIndustry: Business ServicesProgramme: Owner Manager Programme, 2009

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Anton's Seafoods Ltd: Lack of Worry with Plenty of Quality

Name: Milan BarbarichBusiness: Anton's Seafood LtdIndustry: AquacultureRegion: AucklandProgramme:Owner Manager Programme, 2002

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Overland: Striding to Success

Programme: Owner Manager Programme, 2003 Name: Shane Anselmi Company: Overland Footwear Ltd Year founded: 1990 Industry: Retail Trade Website: www.overlandfootwear.co.nz ...

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King St Advertising: Chris becomes King in Business

Name: Chris WilliamsCompany: King Street AdvertisingYear founded: 1999Industry: Creative ServicesRegions: Waikato and Bay of PlentyProgramme: Owner Manager Programme, 2004 ...

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