Lightning Lab is New Zealand's digital accelerator. It provides the funding, networks and expertise to help launch and scale successful companies.

Lightning Lab was started in the centrally located capital city of Wellington and drew upon mentors from the strong local Digital, Creative and (world-famous) Film industries. The program has now grown to be nation-wide, including programs in Auckland, Christchurch and Wellington.

The Lightning Lab is run by Creative HQ with additional funding from a founding group of professional investors and the Science and Innovation arm of the NZ Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment. Lightning Lab partners with The Icehouse to deliver the program in Auckland and the Canterbury Development Corporation to deliver the program in Christchurch. Lightning Lab is also a member of the Global Accelerator Network....
Lightning Lab is New Zealand's digital accelerator. It provides the funding, networks and expertise to help launch and scale successful companies.

Lightning Lab was started in the centrally located capital city of Wellington and drew upon mentors from the strong local Digital, Creative and (world-famous) Film industries. The program has now grown to be nation-wide, including programs in Auckland, Christchurch and Wellington.

The Lightning Lab is run by Creative HQ with additional funding from a founding group of professional investors and the Science and Innovation arm of the NZ Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment. Lightning Lab partners with The Icehouse to deliver the program in Auckland and the Canterbury Development Corporation to deliver the program in Christchurch. Lightning Lab is also a member of the Global Accelerator Network.
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Brett Holland
Admin
Brett Holland GM Innovation Services
Phattananat Wongwan
Admin
Phattananat Wongwan Programme Director Lightning Lab Tourism Programme Director
Stefan Korn
Admin

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