Press Release – Deloitte
Deloitte Fast 50 regional winners announced
National Fast 50 index to be unveiled 4 November
The regional category winners of the 2015 Deloitte Fast 50 were announced tonight at cocktail events held around the country.
The national Deloitte Fast 50 index and national category winners will be unveiled as part of the Deloitte Festival of Fast Growth, to be held in Auckland on 4 November 2015.
Deloitte Private partner Bill Hale says these companies prove business success stories are thriving throughout the regions.
“These companies live and breathe innovation, challenge the status quo and have the determination and drive that’s seen them achieve phenomenal year-on-year growth,” says Mr Hale.
“A common theme behind their success is the ability to identify and then capitalise on a point of difference from their competitors. They do a specific thing very well and they really try and nail that niche.”
“A thriving community of fast growing innovative companies is fundamentally important to our economy,” he adds.
This year’s regional category winners are:
|Auckland and Upper North Island|
|Fastest growing services business||Tech 5 Recruitment|
|Fastest growing manufacturer||Naveya & Sloane|
|Fastest growing retail or consumer products business||Mad Group|
|Fastest growing technology business||Vend|
|Fastest growing exporter||The Collective|
|Fastest growing mature business||EROAD|
|Rising Star regional winner||Lewis Road Creamery|
|Rising Star – one to watch||MyWave|
|Rising Star – one to watch||Harmoney|
|Rising Star – one to watch||Snowball Effect|
|Rising Star – one to watch||Crimson Consulting|
|Central North Island|
|Fastest growing services business||Gibson Construction|
|Fastest growing manufacturer||Good George Brewing|
|Fastest growing retail or consumer products business||SEA Containers NZ|
|Fastest growing technology business||Ultrafast Fibre|
|Fastest growing exporter||Magiq Software|
|Fastest growing mature business||Transport & General Engineering Co.|
|Fastest growing agri business||Deosan Manufacturing|
|Rising Star regional winner||Quotient|
|Wellington and Lower North Island|
|Fastest growing services business||HR Shop|
|Fastest growing manufacturer||Garage Project|
|Fastest growing retail or consumer products business||Kowtow Clothing|
|Fastest growing technology business||Uprise Solutions|
|Fastest growing exporter||Touchtech|
|Fastest growing mature business||Pic’s Peanut Butter|
|Rising Star regional winner||Area360|
|Rising Star – one to watch||Panhead Custom Ales|
|Rising Star – one to watch||Flick Energy|
|Rising Star – one to watch||Spotlight Reporting|
|Rising Star – one to watch||Storbie|
|Canterbury and Upper South Island|
|Fastest growing services business||Farrell Group|
|Fastest growing manufacturer||Good Honest Products|
|Fastest growing retail or consumer products business||EBOS|
|Fastest growing technology business||SMTP2GO|
|Fastest growing exporter||Marlborough Grape Producers Cooperative|
|Fastest growing mature business||EBOS|
|Fastest growing agri business||Marlborough Grape Producers Cooperative|
|Rising Star regional winner||GeoZone|
|Rising Star – one to watch||Ethique|
|Rising Star – one to watch||The Road Trip|
|Otago and Lower South Island|
|Fastest growing services business||South Pacific Fire Protection|
|Fastest growing manufacturer||Who Ate All The Pies|
|Fastest growing retail or consumer products business||Gore Flooring Xtra Colour Plus|
|Fastest growing technology business||Tom Tom Productions|
|Fastest growing exporter||Western Pacific Helicopters|
|Fastest growing mature business||Pioneer Generation|
|Fastest growing agri business||Compass Agribusiness Management|
|Rising Star regional winner||Timely|
|Rising Star – one to watch||Hydro Attack|
These companies have earned the right to join other high growth companies from around the country at the annual Deloitte Festival of Fast Growth in November, where the final rankings and growth percentages of our national Fast 50 index, plus the national category winners and the Rising Star winner, will be announced.
The Deloitte Festival of Fast Growth is a full-day event where Fast 50 companies will hear from inspirational speakers, network with other winners past and present, interact with industry experts and celebrate their success.
“Tune in on 4 November to find out how the regional category winners place on the national 2015 Deloitte Fast 50 index,” concludes Mr Hale.
For more on the 2015 regional category winners, go to www.fast50.co.nz.