INSPIRING STORIES2018-07-21T09:54:27+13:00

Read the inspiring business stories of our Venus members

Kate Gilchrist, SHARE NZ – Cityside Hamilton

Tell us about your business? We are Insurance Advisers who specialise in looking after our clients Fire & General, Life, Trauma, Health Insurance and More. Our focus is on the Small to Medium Business Market and Domestic. We [...]

Diana Rickman, Mindset Magicians – Upper Hutt

What inspired you to start your business? Working for 20 years in education supporting children with special education needs and those needing extra help with numeracy and literacy. I became dismayed at the way subjects, particularly maths is taught. [...]

Lindsey Carroll, Outbox Ltd – Albany

What inspired you to start your business? After many years working for a large corporate in London I had gained a wealth of skills in business, administration, IT and marketing. Adding to this my training in creative industries, I was [...]

Holly Buckley, Eftco – Hamilton Cityside

What inspired you to start your business? Employee. Tell us about your business? We are a national payments provider. We provide payment solutions such as long term eftpos terminals to short term rentals for weekend events such as festivals, field days, [...]

Mandy Crawford, Vital Body – Takapuna

What inspired you to start your business? Aside from the fact that I freaken love what I do….I had been successfully contracting for a while and thought I could do this! I wanted to benefit from the hard work [...]

Paige West, Neuro Touch – Te Awamutu

What inspired you to start your business? I have always had a strong passion for helping others and constantly putting them before myself. But what really got me started was my father who was diagnosed with Motor Neurone Disease in [...]