New Zealand

Auckland

About

Startup Grind Auckland is a series of monthly meetups aimed at connecting, educating and inspiring the local startup and entrepreneur ecosystem. We are the local chapter of Startup Grind, the global network sponsored by Google for Entrepreneurs.

Upcoming Events

Tuesday, October 24

Startup Grind Auckland hosts Tom Harding (Mish Guru)

Fireside Chat

Tom is one of the cofounders at Mish Guru, a startup that helps brands tell better Snapchat Stories. Founded in 2014, the team have since raised two rounds of capital, won brands like McDonald's, Coca-Cola, Spotify and Paramount Pictures as clients and are now expanding quickly in the US.

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Tuesday, November 14

Startup Grind hosts Jake Millar (Unfiltered)

Fireside Chat

We're excited to welcome Jake Millar, the 22-year-old Kiwi Co-Founder of Unfiltered​, to Startup Grind Auckland for a fireside chat. Jake founded his first startup at age 18 ​before selling it to the NZ Government one year later. Unfiltered, a business media startup raised $1.2 million in seed ​capital in preparation for its launch in the​ U.S. market earlier this year.

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Past Events

Startup Grind hosts Shaveer Mirpuri (Goat ventures)

Startup Grind hosts Shaveer Mirpuri (Goat ventures)

Alexia Hilbertidou (GirlBoss NZ)

Alexia Hilbertidou (GirlBoss NZ)

Hamish Nuttall (Digile)

Hamish Nuttall (Digile)

Paul Spain (Gorilla Tech)

Paul Spain (Gorilla Tech)

Kirsti Grant (Populate)

Kirsti Grant (Populate)

Richard Bray (StartMesh)

Richard Bray (StartMesh)

Mahesh Muralidhar (Canva)

Mahesh Muralidhar (Canva)

Aaron Patzer (Mint)

Aaron Patzer (Mint)

Dan Khan (ZeroPoint Ventures)

Dan Khan (ZeroPoint Ventures)

Robett Hollis (Aranui Ventures)

Robett Hollis (Aranui Ventures)

John Holt (Homes.co.nz)

John Holt (Homes.co.nz)

Wendy Thompson (Start Social /Socialites)

Wendy Thompson (Start Social /Socialites)

Carl Thompson (TradeGecko)

Carl Thompson (TradeGecko)

Lillian Grace (Figure.nz)

Lillian Grace (Figure.nz)

Paul Spence (iwantmyname)

Paul Spence (iwantmyname)

Casey Eden (Neighbourly)

Casey Eden (Neighbourly)

Mary Ellen Gordon (Apple / Flurry)

Mary Ellen Gordon (Apple / Flurry)

Trent Mankelow (Founder of Optimal Experience)

Trent Mankelow (Founder of Optimal Experience)

Dale Clareburt and Simon Martin (Weirdly)

Dale Clareburt and Simon Martin (Weirdly)

Sam Gribben (Melodics // Serato)

Sam Gribben (Melodics // Serato)

Mike Carden (Sonar6)

Mike Carden (Sonar6)

Sean Simpson (LanzaTech)

Sean Simpson (LanzaTech)

James Coddington (JOY Ice Cream)

James Coddington (JOY Ice Cream)

Jenene Crossan (nzgirl.co.nz and flossie.com.)

Jenene Crossan (nzgirl.co.nz and flossie.com.)

Tim Alpe (JUCY)

Tim Alpe (JUCY)

Mike Ballantyne (Online Republic)

Mike Ballantyne (Online Republic)

Shane Bradley (GrabOne)

Shane Bradley (GrabOne)

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