Wednesday, April 9th, 2014 - Wholesale Investor

AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND - Wholesale Investor, Australia’s leading private investment platform, will host the New Zealand Showcase Lunch 2014 in Auckland on Friday April 11.

Presented in association with principal support partners NZTE, PwC, DLA Piper, Innovest, TBK Capital and Pacific Channel, the Showcase will provide up to 80 high net worth and professional investors with the opportunity to gain direct access to 9 high growth Private, Pre-IPO and Listed Companies in Aviation, Life Sciences, Internet, Technology and Manufacturing sectors in one afternoon.

"We are proud to be showcasing 9 of New Zealand’s most innovative and diverse companies to investors, fund managers and brokers. New Zealand is an innovative nation and the success of companies like Xero, Vend and A2 Corporation has caught the attention of investors. The event provides them with a rare opportunity to speak directly with the CEO, and gain information straight from the source.”

GUEST SPEAKER: Scott Bradley, CEO of VMob

VMob Limited has designed a mobile marketing platform that delivers highly effective promotions and loyalty programmes in real time. VMob’s technology uniquely combines social profiling, geo-location and transactions to help retailers and brands understand their customers and connect with them through perfectly timed promotions and rewards.

VMob works with some of the largest brands around the world such as McDonalds, Exxon, DDB Tribal and Yellow Pages delivering its platform.

The company is listed on the NZ stock exchange (NZX: VML) and operates in London, Singapore, Jakarta, Sydney and Auckland.

3 examples of the companies being featured are:

CricHQ Limited – Internet / Social Media

CricHQ was founded by Stephen Fleming (ex-NZ Cricket Captain), Brendon McCullum (Current NZ Cricket Captain) and Simon Baker (Tech Entrepreneur) along with over 20 international cricketers as shareholders including David and Mike Hussey, Brad Hodge and George Bailey.

The global opportunity is significant with Cricket being the worlds 2nd largest sport with over 3 billion fans. CricHQ provides unique benefits to all stakeholders including administrators, fans, players and coaches. The CricHQ technology platform is the preferred choice of technology with over 120 cricketing body clients and a user base of 750,000+ cricket fans from all over the world. This is projected to exceed 6.5mil by April 2015.

Key partnerships have been established with global governing bodies the ICC and FICA as well as with content and distribution partners Samsung, Nokia and Blackberry which enables the projected growth.

Martin Aircraft Company Ltd - World's first practical and commercial jetpack

Martin Aircraft Company has developed the world’s first practical and commercial Jetpack. Powered by a V4 200hp engine driving two ducted fans, it has been flown to over 3,000 feet and can travel at up to 74km/h.

This aircraft will be the basis for the first commercial release of a Jetpack in 2014, suitable for a Government and Agency market under the banner of “first responder” to service areas such as the fire service, search & rescue, disaster recovery and border security.

Engender Technologies Ltd – Animal Breeding

Livestock raising is a trillion-dollar industry, and the most important trait in animal value is gender. Engender is an Auckland based startup that aims to revolutionise the dairy industry, by creating the world's first cost-effective and reliable sex-selection tool for cattle.

Using technology gentle on sperm, chip-based microfluidics and beams of light to detect and nudge individual sperm cells, Engender has the potential to reach throughput and fertility levels that would see mass adoption of sex-selection services by the dairy industry for the first time.

These are just 3 of the 9 stories to be shared on the day!

Entry is free. Lunch will be provided. 

EVENT DETAILS:

Date: Friday 11 April 2014
Time: 12.00pm-2.00pm
Venue: NZTE Office, Level 6, 139 Quay Street, Auckland 1010
Catering:  Lunch and drinks will be supplied throughout the event
Cost: This is a free event for investors, stockbrokers and fund managers

To register for the New Zealand Showcase Lunch 2014, please go to:

http://www.wholesaleinvestor.com.au/events/new-zealand-showcase-lunch/ 

Presenting Companies include:

VMob Ltd
Martin Aircraft Company Ltd
Optimizer HQ Ltd
Engender Technologies Ltd
CricHQ Ltd
Footfalls and Heartbeats Ltd
Freeflow Pipes Ltd
5th Element Ltd
Heyrex Ltd

VMob Ltd

VMob Limited has designed a mobile marketing platform that delivers highly effective promotions and loyalty programmes in real time.

Martin Aircraft Company Ltd

Martin Aircraft Company has developed the world’s first practical and commercial Jetpack.

Optimizer HQ Ltd

Optimizer HQ delivers cloud based technologies; delivering simplified technologies to small businesses that help them find, win, keep and grow great customers.

Engender Technologies Ltd

Engender aims to revolutionise the dairy industry, by creating the world's first cost-effective and reliable sex-selection tool for cattle.

CricHQ Ltd

CricHQ is a cricket social network that connects players and fans through social network functionality, including live cricket scoring, notifications and news feeds.

Footfalls and Heartbeats Ltd

Footfalls has developed a proprietary process for manufacturing smart textiles proven to measure in real-time compressive force, tensile force and temperature.

Freeflow Pipes Ltd

Freeflow has a unique, patented, aluminium product that is demonstrated to be the most effective, cost effective, strongest, best looking and most durable downpipe in production.

5th Element Ltd

5th Element Ltd has developed a superior robotic (“bionic”) prosthetic hand to better enable amputees to     resume their lives with confidence, dignity, and in comfort.

HeyRex Ltd

Heyrex Limited is a New Zealand data and technology company that provides a unique activity and wellbeing monitoring service for animals…and now humans. 

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