Innovate Taranaki – the event to find Taranaki’s best entrepreneurs and innovative businesses. We are very excited to help bring this programme to Taranaki and we would like to invite yout o the launch event in the next couple of weeks and to be part of the whole event as well.  


  • Date: Wednesday, 1st June         

  • Time: 5pm – 8pm

  • Venue: 127 Gill Street, NP 

  • RSVP: Monday, 30th May


In case you didn’t know, Innovate Taranaki is a 10-week accelerator/mentoring programme for young businesses and aspiring entrepreneurs that help takes small businesses and business ideas to the next level. The proven innovate framework has seen more than 1796 entries, 80 businesses created and $5 million dollars of investment into those businesses over the past 10 years.


At the launch event we will celebrate its arrival to Taranaki with drinks, nibbles and a good old chinwag, and we will be explaining how you can be a part of the event too. There are big advantages for businesses like your own, and professionals like yourself, to be a part of Innovate Taranaki which we would like to share.


A few things are:

  • Promoting your own business and services

  • Sharing your knowledge and expertise

  • Being part of an exciting, creative journey and community

  • Boosting local innovation and entrepreneurialism

  • Growing businesses & thought leaders

  • Sparking our local economy

If you are unable to attend the launch and still want to be part of the Innovate Taranaki event in some way, feel free to call or email me, or Ross Patel the programme director. Have also copied in the Event Director (Pallak).

If you would like to read more on the event, here are a few media links and also a link to the Innovate Taranaki website. 


We really look forward to seeing you and having everyone come together to grow innovation in Taranaki.