Business Is Boring: The Dunedin company growing NZ’s high-tech manufacturing sector

Business is Boring is a weekly podcast series presented by The Spinoff in association with Callaghan Innovation. This week, host Simon Pound talks to Sarah Ramsay, CEO of United Machinists.

Tech entrepreneur Mitchell Pham’s amazing journey from Vietnam to NZ and back again

This week on Business is Boring, host Simon Pound speaks with Mitchell Pham, founder of Augen Software Group.

How Preno is reimagining the future of hotel bookings

This week on Business is Boring, host Simon Pound speaks with Amelia Gain from hotel booking software company Preno.

The tech legend who launched Windows 95 in NZ is now making digital humans

Business is Boring host Simon Pound talks to Greg Cross from AI company Soul Machines.

Business is Boring Callaghan Archive

The NZ company striving to make sheep milk a thing

This week on Business is Boring, host Simon Pound talks to Scottie Chapman from Spring Sheep Milk Co

Meet the New Zealander who got wifi into Starbucks and shopping lists onto Alexa

This week on Business is Boring, host Simon Pound talks to Lovina McMurchy of Movac

How social media built a community around this Auckland plumber

This week on Business is Boring, host Simon Pound talks to Rob Teina from Supreme Plumbing.

The start-up boosting New Zealand’s craft beer culture with locally-grown yeast

This week on Business is Boring, host Simon Pound talks to Simon Cooke and Ryan Carville, founders of yeast company Froth Technologies.

The New Zealand skincare company diverting plastic from landfill

This week on Business is Boring, host Simon Pound talks to Emma Lewisham, founder of a skincare line of the same name.

How lockdown took a group of young entrepreneurs on a crash course in startup life

The support and guidance for this year’s Callaghan Innovation C-Prize finalists proved invaluable as Covid-19 turned the challenge on its head.

The New Zealand company starting a biorefinery to make materials out of pine

This week on Business is Boring, host Simon Pound talks to Dr Gaetano Dedual and Jacob Kohn, co-founders of Futurity.

The whānau-owned business exporting some of Aotearoa’s best produce

This week on Business is Boring, host Simon Pound talks to Rachel Taulelei, CEO of Kono.

Meet the New Zealand connection to e-commerce sensation Warby Parker

This week on Business is Boring, host Simon Pound talks to New Zealand investor and business advisor David Bell.

How a local fashion label has used lockdown to give back to its customers

This week on Business is Boring, host Simon Pound talks to Emily Miller-Sharma, General Manager at Ruby.

Why PaySauce is offering a free payroll solution for businesses disrupted by Covid-19

This week on Business is Boring, host Simon Pound talks to Asantha Wijeyerante from PaySauce.

How magazines can still survive and thrive after Bauer

This week on Business is Boring, host Simon Pound talks to the editor of Homestyle magazine Alice Lines and MPA chairman Nicholas Burrowes.