Finalists 2014

    We would like to congratulate the finalists for the New Zealand Innovators Awards 2014:

     

    Innovation in Agriculture & Environment

    Sponsored by Bayer New Zealand

    • DTexH2o Ltd - Dairy shed in-line electronic water detector

    • exSITEz Ltd – GEMnetics

    • Fortitude Textiles Ltd - Fortitude Performance Textile

    • Gallagher Group Ltd - Ring Top Post

    • Plant & Food Research - Breeding bees for varroa control       

    • Polymer Systems - DairyFlo Soft Plastic Milking Liners and Equipment

    • Revolutionary Beekeeping Ltd

    • Scott Technology Ltd - Automated Lamb Boning Room

    • Snap Information Technologies - Electronic Monitoring for Sustainable Fisheries Management

    • Supreme Biotechnologies Ltd

     

    Innovation in Design & Engineering

    Sponsored by James & Wells

    • BCS Group - BAGgate Self Service Bag Drop (SSBD)

    • Gallagher Group Ltd - Gallagher T20 Terminal

    • I Measure U Ltd   

    • Kaynemaile Ltd - Kaynemaile Seamless Mesh                              

    • Milmeq Ltd - Milmeq MFAST                            

    • Pacific Aerospace Ltd - P-750 XSTOL MkIII World's Most Versatile Utility Aircraft

    • Rack Studs Ltd - Rackstuds                               

    • Rinnai - Market Leading Rinnai NEO Gas Fireplace

    • Rocket Lab Ltd - Electron Launch Vehicle

    • Solar Bright Ltd - PATeye                                                   

     

    Innovation in Financial & Professional Services

    Sponsored by Ideas Accelerator

    • AIG Insurance New Zealand Ltd – NOVI

    • Buddle Findlay - Startup Company Initiative                               

    • Kiwibank - Home Hunter

    • KlickEx

    • Nomos – NomosOne

    • StarShipIt

    • Thankyou Payroll

    • Unleashed Software           

    • Whanganui Digital Leaders Forum - 100% Connected Whanganui           

     

    Innovation in Health & Science

    Sponsored by New Zealand Innovation Council

    • Auckland District Health Board - Hidden Hospital

    • AUT University - Stroke Riskometer App

    • Enztec - Quad Sparing Knee Replacement Instrument Range

    • I Measure U Ltd

    • Oncall Health - Smartpage

    • The Mind Lab by Unitec

    • Parthemore Pulley System                

    • Photonic Innovations Ltd - Next Generation Gas Detectors                      

    • The University of Auckland - No more needles

     

    Innovation in Hospitality, Food & Beverage

    Sponsored by Yealands Wine Group NZ

    • Expander Ltd - Green Codes

    • Fonterra Co-operative Group Ltd - Functional Whey WPC550 

    • Fonterra Research and Development Centre - Noble Reduced Fat Cheddar

    • Hamburger Holder Ltd

    • My Food Bag Ltd

    • Stolen Rum & Previously Unavailable - Stolen Coffee & Cigarettes Spiced Rum            

     

    Innovation in Information Communications Technology & Cloud Solutions

    Sponsored by Alcatel Lucent

    • Aura RedEye Security Ltd

    • Career Engagement Group - Fuel50 Career Path Software

    • I Measure U Ltd

    • Spider Tracks Ltd

    • Storypark Ltd

    • STQRY NZ Ltd

    • Straker Translations                          

    • Wellington Drive Technologies Ltd - SCS Connect                                       

    • WhereScape Ltd - WhereScape Data Warehouse Automation                                      

     

    Innovation in Marketing & Communications

    Sponsored by Datamine

    • Creative Hype - Promotion Sports Helmets

    • ecostore Company Ltd

    • EFTPlus

    • Invivo Wines - Southern Hemisphere meets Norton Hemisphere!           

    • Metrotile / Tilcor Roofing Systems

    • Stolen Rum & Previously Unavailable - Stolen Coffee & Cigarettes Spiced Rum

    • Quantec Ltd - Epiology Skincare

    • Smile Dealers - Photo Marketing

    • Team #TheShoulderTap

     

    Innovation in Media, Music & Entertainment

    Sponsored by RadioLIVE

    • 8i Ltd - 8iVR

    • Creative Hype - Promotion Sports Helmets

    • Kiwa Digital Ltd

    • Little Lot                                                

    • OneMusic            

    • STQRY NZ Ltd        

     

    Innovation in Sustainability & Clean-tech

    Sponsored by Waterfront Auckland

    • Association for the Promotion of Electric Vehicles - EVolocity                

    • ecostore Company Ltd

    • Flick Electric Co

    • Foodstuffs NZ - Foodstuffs New Waste Management Plan

    • Hydroworks Ltd - Isolated governing of Pelton turbines using cut in deflectors

    • Kaynemaile Ltd - Kaynemaile Seamless Mesh

    • Precision Seafood Harvesting

    • Scott Biosystems Ltd - Spin Separator System

    • Wellington Drive Technologies Ltd - SCS Connect

     

    Emerging New Zealand Innovator

    Sponsored by AUT University

    • Gallagher Group Ltd - Ring Top Post

    • Gallagher Group Ltd - Gallagher T20 Terminal

    • Kaynemaile Ltd - Kaynemaile Seamless Mesh

    • KlickEx

    • Rack Studs Ltd - Rackstuds

    • Smile Dealers - Photo Marketing

    • Solar Bright Ltd - PATeye

     

    Most Inspiring Individual

    Sponsored by New Zealand Innovation Council                                             

    • Frances Valintine - The Mind Lab by Unitec

    • Lorraine Parthemore - Parthemore Pulley System

    • Peter Beck - Rocket Lab Ltd, Electron Launch Vehicle                  

    • Robert Bell - KlickEx                                                                                                                                             

    • Valery Feigin - AUT University, Stroke Riskometer App

     

    Export Innovator of the Year

    Sponsored by New Zealand Trade & Enterprise (NZTE)

    • BCS Group - BAGgate Self Service Bag Drop (SSBD)

    • Enztec - Quad Sparing Knee Replacement Instrument Range

    • Gallagher Group Ltd - Gallagher T20 Terminal

    • Gallagher Group Ltd - Ring Top Post

    • KlickEx

    • Milmeq Ltd - Milmeq MFAST

    • Rinnai - Market Leading Rinnai NEO Gas Fireplace

    • Spider Tracks Ltd

     

    Innovation Excellence in Research

    Sponsored by 3M

    • Gravida: National Centre for Growth and Development - Biological Indicators of Risk and Opportunity in Early Pregnancy

    • I Measure U Ltd

    • Parthemore Pulley System

    • Plant & Food Research - Breeding bees for varroa control

    • Precision Seafood Harvesting

    • Rocket Lab Ltd - Electron Launch Vehicle

    • StretchSense Ltd - Stretch Sensors for the Field                           

    • The University of Auckland - No more needles

     

    Excellence in Social Innovation

    Sponsored by Tangible Media

    • Association for the Promotion of Electric Vehicles - EVolocity

    • Generation Zero - Building a Movement Towards A Low Carbon Future

    • Little Lot

    • Storypark Ltd

    • Team #TheShoulderTap

    • Thankyou Payroll

    • The Mind Lab by Unitec

    • Whanganui Digital Leaders Forum - 100% Connected Whanganui