A quick look inside Google's New Zealand HQ

  • Search
  • March 14, 2013
  • Sim Ahmed
A quick look inside Google's New Zealand HQ

A year ago Google New Zealand consisted of three people who would fly back and forth from Sydney to manage sales over here. Now there's about a dozen sales staff working in Auckland.

The headquarters on the Auckland waterfront was refurbished eight months ago by Spaceworks. It definitely feels very Googley.

Welcome to Google, are you feeling lucky?

The decor style is best described as a bach that's fallen into the picnic area your local park.

Around 12 staff manage Google's sales services to New Zealand businesses. Mostly advertising and enterprise apps related.

Meeting room transported in from the sixties.

A novel approach to the humble awards shelf. No those aren't Google Glasses.

Colour scheme is definitely very Google.

Efficient storage of office plants or symbol of the Matrix? You decide.

Tony Keusgen, country manager for New Zealand.

Henning Dorstewitz, global comms manager for Australia and New Zealand.

Photography by Sim Ahmed.

This is a community discussion forum. Comment is free but please respect our rules:

  1. Don’t be abusive or use sweary type words
  2. Don’t break the law: libel, slander and defamatory comments are forbidden
  3. Don’t resort to name-calling, mean-spiritedness, or slagging off
  4. Don’t pretend to be someone else.

If we find you doing these things, your comments will be edited without recourse and you may be asked to go away and reconsider your actions.
We respect the right to free speech and anonymous comments. Don’t abuse the privilege.

Gallery: talented TVNZ-NZ Marketing Awards winners

  • Gallery
  • September 17, 2019
  • StopPress Team
Gallery: talented TVNZ-NZ Marketing Awards winners

Last week, DB Breweries was crowned the Supreme Award winners of the TVNZ-NZ Marketing Awards, while Jo Mitchell from McDonald’s New Zealand was celebrating her Marketer of the Year win and Philip Poole was inducted into the Marketing Hall of Fame. Check out all the glorious winners moments here.

Read more
Next page
Results for

StopPress provides essential industry news and intelligence, updated daily. And the digital newsletter delivers the latest news to your inbox twice a week — for free!

©2009–2019 ICG Media. All rights reserved.
Use of this site constitutes acceptance of our Privacy policy.


Contact Vernene Medcalf at +64 21 628 200 to advertise in StopPress.

View Media Kit