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Heroines: Women in Tech

Nov 7, 2019

Proving age is no barrier to becoming an entrepreneur, Carol has a history in technology has come out of retirement from previous roles with EY, Bunnings and Dominion Breweries. Carol has been working with her son Shaun for over 5 years, with a couple of start-ups which in turn have helped shape the ideas for


Aug 19, 2019

Alyona Medelyan, PhD is the CEO of Thematic, an AI-driven customer insights solution backed by YCombinator. Thematic helps companies improve customer retention through insights from customer feedback and was founded in Auckland, New Zealand. Alyona holds a PhD in Natural Language Processing (NLP) from University of...


Jul 3, 2019

Jenene Crossan is the founder of Flossie, a UX software company that reduces booking abandonment and increases revenue by streaming the user experience. They have Global clients in Australia and NZ and now available in the UK and she talks to us about the struggle of being a female founder in the 'beauty tech' industry....


May 24, 2019

Melissa is a qualified primary school teacher and mother of three delightful (and very busy) boys. Frustrated with the complexity of finding children’s activities online, Melissa took a giant leap from teaching to app founder, to bring you LOOP.

LOOP gives you the ability to search hundreds of children’s events,...


Apr 18, 2019

Rachel is the Founder & CEO of Invsta a New Zealand FinTech company that provides a range of innovative digital wealth and digital asset investment management solutions to financial service businesses globally. Having previously spent 10 years as a wealth adviser for a number of large financial institutions, she was...