BNZ Technology & Innovation Series - May 19th 2022

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The BNZ Technology & Innovation Series is back for 2022

In Partnership with Platinum Partner BNZ we are pleased to host three fantastic businesses based right here in the Hutt Valley to talk about their products and services. 

Each of our speakers will give a ten minute presentation and then do a short Q&A . Drinks & nibbles will be provided by our host BNZ

Audrea Topps Harjo, COO at A44 Games

A44 was born in 2013 with the goal of making games we want to play. Located in Wellington, New Zealand the A44 team is a sophisticated group of game developers and world-leading visual effects artists who excel at meticulous gameplay and cinematic experiences. We blend the bravery of an independent studio, with the quality of AAA development to make great games. A44’s first game, Ashen, released in 2018 achieving critical acclaim. 

Audrea Topps Harjo has worked in the entertainment industry for over twenty-five years. She has worked for Sony Pictures (CONTACT) Rhythm and Hues, Electronic Arts, WETA Digital (RISE OF THE PLANETS OF THE APES), James Cameron’s Lightstorm Entertainment (AVATAR SEQUELS).

Marie-Claire Andrews – Head of Sales & Marketing  , PaySauce          

PaySauce began as a simple solution, but one that was built to grow. We got started in 2014 with Asantha and Troy, two guys with very different skill sets and a shared background in payroll problem-solving.

PaySauce has been providing one-click payroll to employers for 8 years, listing on the NZX and acquiring another business along the way.  They've been obsessed with helping employers #beabetterboss the whole time. Hear from Marie-Claire Andrews how they do this with smart integrations and product innovations.

Colin Robson, Branch Manager / Director HTS Group Ltd

HTS Group Ltd is a locally based system integrator, installer and service provider who specialise in Pedestrian and Vehicle technology, Traffic Technology, Public Transport technology, Digital Media, Sports Timing

With their routes coming from Harding Signals, we continue to provide services in Auckland, Wellington and Melbourne.

Colin Robson is responsible for overall Management of HTS Group Ltd Wellington and Melbourne. Oversight of all Operations and Safety Management ensuring compliance and standards maintained.

Event Information

WHEN: Thursday 19th May  5.30pm - 7.30pm 

WHERE: BNZ Partners Centre, Lower Hutt, 45 Knights Rd