Dave Ferguson, Co-founder, Nuro – World Class New Zealander 2022

Posted on 2 Sep 2022 in Featured, Podcast

Dave Ferguson, Co-founder, Nuro – World Class New Zealander 2022

Dave Ferguson Co-founder of Nuro, joins Paul Spain to discuss his journey as a global leader and innovator achieving breakthroughs in Robotics, Autonomous Vehicles and Artificial Intelligence. In recent years the company he co-founded, Nuro has grown attract US$2B in Todays investment and has reached a US$8.6B valuation. Dave Ferguson was announced as KEA World Class New Zealander 2022 Winner, September 2022.

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Jason Paris (Chief Executive, Vodafone NZ) on COVID-19 Realities

Posted on 14 Apr 2020 in Featured, Podcast

Jason Paris (Chief Executive, Vodafone NZ) on COVID-19 Realities

A open and wide ranging discussion and interview with Jason Paris about life inside Vodafone NZ during the COVID-19 era, along with insights on leadership, communications, culture and of course telecommunications.

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Annette Presley: Entrepreneur – NZ Business Podcast 37

Posted on 1 Nov 2018 in Blog, Featured, Podcast

Annette Presley: Entrepreneur – NZ Business Podcast 37

In this episode, I talk with another innovative and talented entrepreneur – Annette Presley. After growing up in South Auckland, Annette has gone on to achieve impressive success in business in both New Zealand and Australia.

Annette’s entrepreneurial acumen led to her being selected as a judge on the 2006 TV programme – Dragon’s Den.  With former husband Malcolm Dick, she built and sold two leading communications companies – ‘Call Australia’ and then ‘CallPlus’ of which sold in 2015 for $250 million.

In 2016 Annette was appointed an Officer of the New Zealand Order of Merit for services to business and women. Most recently she has been heavily involved with the charity she founded – ‘Elicit: The Dream Catching Academy’, which works to help young girls to change their lives by dreaming big.

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Elicit: The Dream Catching Academy: http://www.elicit.org.nz/
Annette Presley: https://www.annettepresley.co.nz/
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Paul Spain – CEO, Business & Tech Commentator: https://www.paulspain.com/

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NZ Business Podcast 31: Sir Graham Henry – Former All Blacks Coach

Posted on 25 Sep 2017 in Featured, Podcast

NZ Business Podcast 31: Sir Graham Henry – Former All Blacks Coach

Sir Graham Henry is former head coach extraordinaire of the All Blacks, spanning a 37-year career and now one of NZs most in demand speakers, straight talking and on the NZ Business Podcast, hosted by business & technology commentator Paul Spain. Don’t miss it.

“Leadership was not about telling people what to do, it was about developing people so that the business took off – developing others to do the job and giving them the tools to do that”. “And it took me only thirty years to work that out” – Sir Graham Henry.

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NZ Business Podcast 14: Malcolm Rands – Ecostore founder and CEO

Posted on 11 Jan 2016 in Featured, Podcast

NZ Business Podcast 14: Malcolm Rands – Ecostore founder and CEO

Following time travelling and working in Australia, the USA and the UK, Malcolm Rands returned to New Zealand and a career in the community arts. Before long he had been involved in establishing an eco-village in Northland and had founded Ecostore. We hear about Malcolm’s journey on the road to success in business and with his not-for-profit entity, the Fairground Foundation.

This episode is hosted by Paul Spain in association with Gorilla Technology, the inaugural Asia Pacific Podcast Conference (Auckland, 12-13 February) and is a production of Podcasts NZ.

More here about Malcolm Rands and his book ‘Ecoman’.

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