articles tagged 'Spark'

Spark scales a mountain of delays, opens three more courts for The Boroughs

  • Marketing
  • December 15, 2016
  • StopPress Team
Spark scales a mountain of delays, opens three more courts for The Boroughs

Over two years since first announcing the project, Spark is finally nearing the completion of The Boroughs, its project to bring five high-tech basketball courts to Aucklanders across the city.

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Ads of the Week: 13 December

  • TVC of the Week
  • December 13, 2016
  • StopPress Team
Ads of the Week: 13 December

Round of applause to Paspaley Pearls, Spark and Rebel Sport.

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‘Marketers often ask the wrong questions when it comes to data’ – Qrious’ Simon Conroy

  • Data
  • October 17, 2016
  • StopPress Team
‘Marketers often ask the wrong questions when it comes to data’ – Qrious’ Simon Conroy

You don’t need to look far across marketing to find a reference to ‘big data’. And yet, despite its pervasiveness at industry lunch tables, the phrase remains misunderstood. We chat to Qrious' Simon Conroy on the kinds of questions marketers should be asking when it comes to the testy issue of big data.

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Horse's Mouth: Spark's Andrew Pirie on making broadband accessible to those who can't traditionally afford it

  • Marketing
  • October 6, 2016
  • Holly Bagge
Horse's Mouth: Spark's Andrew Pirie on making broadband accessible to those who can't traditionally afford it

It’s been over a week since Spark launched Spark Jump, an initiative to provide subsidised broadband to families in need. We chat to Spark’s GM of corporate relations Andrew Pirie about the telco’s wider social strategy, its purpose and using technology to make a difference.

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Is Sky's hold on sports rights really so bad?

  • Opinion
  • October 5, 2016
  • Sam Aldred
Is Sky's hold on sports rights really so bad?

Sam Aldred offers a contrarian view on the perception that Sky is simply a villainous corporate juggernaut hell-bent on keeping tier one sports exclusive.

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Spark puts a bunch of robots in formation to hype up the iPhone 7 release

  • Advertising
  • September 9, 2016
  • Henry Oliver
Spark puts a bunch of robots in formation to hype up the iPhone 7 release

Spark has enlisted an orderly line of robots to promote the new iPhone 7, and it's become the new best friend of Idealog editor Henry Oliver.

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Lightbox CEO Kym Niblock announces her resignation

  • Media
  • September 6, 2016
  • StopPress Team
Lightbox CEO Kym Niblock announces her resignation

Lightbox chief executive Kym Niblock announced in an email today that she has resigned, but will stay in her current role until the end of the year.

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Movings / Shakings: 23 August

  • Movings/Shakings, brought to you by Marsden Inch
  • August 23, 2016
  • StopPress Team
Movings / Shakings: 23 August

Industry happenings at Spark, Bare.pr, Anthem, Robber's Dog, Photoplay and Proof.

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Spark formally opposes the proposed Sky/Vodafone merger

  • Media
  • August 16, 2016
  • StopPress Team
Spark formally opposes the proposed Sky/Vodafone merger

Spark has expressed its concerns over the proposed merger between Vodafone and Sky by making a submission to the Commerce Commission, New Zealand’s competition regulator.

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MediaWorks appoints Michael Anderson chief executive, David Chalmers set to depart for Spark

  • Movings/Shakings, brought to you by Marsden Inch
  • August 2, 2016
  • StopPress Team
MediaWorks appoints Michael Anderson chief executive, David Chalmers set to depart for Spark
David Chalmers and Michael Anderson

MediaWorks and Spark both sent out media statements this morning confirming key executive appointments, with the former appointing a new chief executive and the latter a new chief financial officer.

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Idealog launches New Zealand's first VR cover

  • Tech
  • July 20, 2016
  • Idealog
Idealog launches New Zealand's first VR cover

Our sister publication Idealog has brought to life a mesmerising VR cover for its Technology Issue with the help of digital agency Resn, Bend and Spark. Here's a look at how it was done.

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Spark delivers five 'micro moments' in latest round of its big brand campaign

  • Advertising
  • July 20, 2016
  • Erin McKenzie
Spark delivers five 'micro moments' in latest round of its big brand campaign

Following it highly debated 'Big Tony' TVC, Spark has rolled out round two of its new brand campaign, via Shine and Colenso BBDO, which continues the focus on emotive story telling by creating micro-moments with its offerings. PLUS: we ask Spark a few questions about the safety concerns surrounding its first spot.

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Attack of the follow ups

  • Advertising
  • July 14, 2016
  • StopPress Team
Attack of the follow ups

Newshub, Spark, AMI, 2degrees, and Trustpower roll out another round of their respective campaigns.

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Ads of the week: 5 July

  • TVC of the week
  • July 5, 2016
  • StopPress Team
Ads of the week: 5 July

High fives for Spark, NZ Post, ANZ, The University of Otago and Power Farming.

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Spark gets emotive as it launches first big brand ad via Shine and Colenso

  • Advertising
  • July 4, 2016
  • Damien Venuto
Spark gets emotive as it launches first big brand ad via Shine and Colenso

In the latter part of last year, Spark appointed Shine as its strategic partner and Colenso BBDO as its above-the-line agency as it looked to evolve the brand. Now, after what has been quite a long gestation period, the Kiwi telco has launched its first major brand ad through its new partners.

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