Creative HQ is a global innovation hub, based in New Zealand, that provides programmes for entrepreneurship and public sector innovation. Creative HQ creates change for governments and startups through innovation training, structured acceleration programmes and bespoke support.
Creative HQ, Wellington’s innovation hub, operates throughout New Zealand and internationally across the Asia-Pacific region with significant work experience in the Philippines, Singapore, Indonesia, Sri Lanka, Japan, Hong Kong, India and Australia. They look to build confidence, capability and connectedness throughout their ecosystem while looking to inspire and support the growth of individuals and businesses through the use of design thinking methodologies. This enables the delivery of innovative solutions to their customers.
They are the largest provider of structured innovation programmes in New Zealand. This work includes structured innovation workshops, sprints, programmes & accelerators, one-stop-shop for innovation training and events for government, corporates and startups. Their expertise has developed and evolved since their launch in 2003.
Creative HQ is owned by WellingtonNZ, a subsidiary of the Wellington City Council and the Greater Wellington Regional Council.