No such thing as a free lunch – even at Facebook

Post by Annaleisha Rae The common phrase ‘It’s not what you know it’s who you know’ becomes pretty important when you are standing in front of Facebook HQ waiting for an iPad to...

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Scaling Tuxedo Kittie in San Francisco

Guest Post: Edward Talbot, Co-Founder Snapr creates fun photo FX and Sticker apps for clients like Victoria’s Secret and we produce popular in-house titles like Tuxedo Kittie. I spent a month in San Francisco as part...

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Kiwi Tech Day in San Francisco

  Post by Annaleisha Rae. In conjunction with NZICT,  we hosted our first ever “Kiwi Tech Entrepreneur Day” at KLP this week.  California State Senator Leland Yee along with former California Assembly Speaker pro Tempore...

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Sailing into San Francisco’s world of opportunities

Guest Post: Annaleisha Rae If there is one thing that I have learnt in my lifetime, it is the importance of taking opportunities when they are presented to you. So although it was...

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Greg Elisara

Nursing a vision into reality

Guest Post: Greg Elisara CEO + Co Founder HerePin I’ve tried to learn a lot about entrepreneurship over the last 12 months. I took part in Auckland Startup Weekend and HerePin won 30 days at the...

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Never make a cold call to Silicon Valley

Post by Catherine Robinson, Director San Francisco Kiwi Landing Pad. Kea Chairman, Phil Veal believes that New Zealanders should never need to make a cold call when doing business in overseas markets.This really resonates with what...

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