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Entrepreneur Speaker Series Session - open for Bookings

  • 89 Ardmore Street Wanaka, OTA, 9305 New Zealand (map)

The Cube and Ignite Wanaka are pleased to present a new session of the Entrepreneur Speaker Series.  

Innovation and Change: The new frontiers of Entrepreneurship.

This session will feature JAMES HURMAN - Co-founder, Previously Unavailable

Auckland based Previously Unavailable is a ventures company, specialising in the rapid creation of innovative products with untraditional business models. They work as co-founders of new start-ups and corporate ventures, ranging from subscription services, bioplastics and beverages, to nutraceuticals, blockchain technologies and restaurants.

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James started Previously Unavailable in 2014 following a career as a strategic planner in the advertising industry.  In 2013 he was named the world’s #1 planning director, following many years as head of planning at Auckland ad agency Colenso BBDO.  He has since led innovation and venture projects across fintech, energy, telecommunications, health, food, beverages, public sector, media, hospitality and professional services. James is also the author of The Case for Creativity, a book about the link between creativity and business success, described by The Coca Cola Company as “beautiful words of wisdom”.

There will be a Q&A panel discussion at the end of the session.

Take this great opportunity and join us for an inspiring and informative night, with an opportunity to network with others. 

Beverages will be available after the session.


Date:  Wednesday, 13 June

Time: 7.00 - 8.30 (doors open at 6.45)

Venue: Main Auditorium, LAKE WANAKA CENTRE, 89 Ardmore St.

Cost:  The session is FREE, but seat numbers are strictly limited and were all booked out last year, so don’t miss out and book early.

This Entrepreneur Speaker Series event is supported by Air New Zealand, Oakridge Resort, and Cardrona Alpine Resort.   

Beverage providers for the event are Rippon,  B.Effect Brewing Co and Wild Diamond.