Welcome Eugene!

Eugene Afanassiev brings a range of visual and written storytelling skills to his role as a Senior Account Executive, including experience as a photographer and assistant casting director. Eugene joins us from Auckland PR agency Camino where he supported public relations campaigns for ad agencies, motoring brands and national science organisations. An Arts graduate from Auckland University, Eugene was a[…]

Welcome Gavin!

Gavin Ogden (@gavinogden) has joined us as Senior Account Manager. Gavin is a former technology journalist with over a decade of experience in the UK and New Zealand media and communications agencies. In London he was editor of high profile titles such as Computer and Video Games.com and the Official Xbox Magazine, before moving to Auckland[…]

Angel investment and buy cialis super active without prescription skin in the game

Congratulations to LiveLink for closing a second round of angel funding and merging with tech and marketing partner Rocketseed in October.  The Rocketseed deal gives the guys extra scale and resources to fast track their plans. We have history with Jason and Craig, first meeting them when Jason was marketing director at our client Zeacom.[…]

Basking in reflected glory at Hi-Tech Awards

That the New Zealand Hi-Tech Awards goes from strength to strength sure bodes well for the industry. This year some 750 people attended, with apparently a record number of entries. Three Pursuit clients collected awards on the night. Congratulations to Biomatters(Best Emerging Company), IBM NZ(Best Contribution to the New Zealand Hi-Tech Sector by a Multinational)[…]

Tech Industry Insights

Any industry worth watching needs some numbers to track its progress. We follow two reports which are now into their third year or longer. Greg Shanahan’s TIN200 report covers the top line results of NZ’s biggest technology companies and does a grand job of providing the numbers behind the headlines to promote the sector. Total revenue[…]

Pursuit launches video games consultancy InGame

At Pursuit we’ve always sought to embrace technology (appropriately and effectively) in client campaigns where it makes sense.  So, we’re pleased to announce we have created a sister agency called InGame which specialises in video games for marketing, training and effects of viagra on women social change. Gaming is  increasingly mainstream, with over 60% of online New Zealanders having played[…]