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New Zealand International Business Awards

This article was published on 10 October 2016

Four 'Excellence in Innovation' finalists announced

New Zealand International Business Awards

The New Zealand International Business Awards recognise this country’s most outstanding international business leaders.

Four finalists have been announced in the Callaghan Innovation-sponsored 'Excellence in Innovation' category: 90 Seconds, New Zealand Mint, Orion Health and Straker Translations. A number of Callaghan Innovation customers are also finalists in one the award's eight categories. 

About the 'Excellence in Innovation' finalists

90 Seconds

Kiwi video technology developer 90 Seconds is described as the Uber and Airbnb of video production – it allows brands to purchase, plan, shoot, edit and review video anywhere in the world, all online and on mobile.

The Auckland based company has a network of more than 6000 video creative professionals in over 87 countries, including videographers, directors, editors, producers, animators. Read more...

New Zealand Mint

New Zealand Mint has reinvented the global market for collectible coins to become a world leader.

The Auckland based coin minter and bullion dealer has gained international attention for releasing popular coin collections through its licensing agreements with leading brands, including Disney and the BBC. Read more...

Orion Health

New Zealand health software developer Orion Health is a custodian of medical records for the world.

The publicly listed company’s healthcare information technology solutions are used to facilitate healthcare for more than 100 million patients worldwide. Read more...

Straker Translations

Straker Translations' cloud software platform provides translations for more than 10,000 clients around the world using its network of trained translators.

The Auckland based company is the world’s fastest professional human translation service, earning most of its $10 million-plus revenue from clients in the United States, Europe and Asia Pacific. Read more...

For the full list of finalists, see the New Zealand Trade and Enterprise website.

Winners to be announced on 24 November

The awards winners will be announced at a black tie awards ceremony in Auckland on 24 November. For more information about the New Zealand International Business Awards, see New Zealand Trade and Enterprise’s website.