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The latest mix of business and personal updates.
Visiting San Franscisco in 2015, ex-Telecom CEO and entreprenuer Theresa Gattung was intrigued about an idea promoted by fellow entrepreneur and mentorship expert, Canadian Vicki Saunders, who had created SheEO, described as a "disruptive economic model". Gattung decided to bring the model to New Zealand - the first creation of a SheEO model outside North America - and launched SheEO here in October.
Radio New Zealand, Saturday Morning, Kim Hill.
Progress for women is glacial in the existing system.
Opinion - Sunday Star Times.
Theresa Gattung on Telecom, surviving public scrutiny and investing in women innovators.
The Spinoff - Business is boring, Simon Pound.
Kiwi businesswoman Theresa Gattung was named the inaugural winner of a Lifetime Achievement Award.
A new female-led funding model has opened applications for women-led businesses to pitch for interest-free loans and support from other successful businesswomen.
NZ Herald, Tamsyn Parker, Money Editor.
It's still gobsmacking. 2017, one female CEO of a top NZX listed company.
NZ Herald, photo by Greg Bowker.
Known as high profile Telecom CEO Theresa Gattung has gone on to be the business brain behind My Foodbag and take the lead on many charities.
She's a fierce lobbyist for women in the workplace and believes that there doesn't have to be a choice between careers and families for them.
She talks to Jesse Mulligan, Radio New Zealand, about the philanthropic work she does and what she enjoys doing in her down time.
There's been a hot debate since Labour's Jacinda Ardern was asked if she's planning to have babies in the future, and how it might affect her ability to run the country.
Theresa Gattung tells Paul Little about a significant year in her life.
NZ Herald, Paul Little. Photo by Greg Bowker.
Sunday Star Times, Yvonne Van Dongen.
Photo by David White/Fairfax NZ.
100 years on, still waiting for equal pay
NBR Radio. Interview with Grant Walker.
National Portrait, Philip Matthews.
Photo by Bevan Read.
Holly Ryan, NZ Herald.
Photo by NZ Herald.
Seven Sharp Theresa Gattung inspiring women to crack the glass ceiling: “Women who get shi*t done!”
REHOME SPCA took out the Heritage and Environment category at the Wellington Airport Regional awards.
New Zealand Herald, Auckland
Comment for the New Zealand Herald on animal welfare standards in New Zealand.
On why in 2016 we're still not seeing women at the top.
An interview with Radio New Zealand on why there are now no women listed as CEOs in any of New Zealand's top 50 businesses, and on the disparity between chief executives and workers' pay.
'During Women Entrepreneurs Week and on International Women's Day, we talk to Theresa Gattung, the newly appointed chair of Co.OfWomen'
Seven successful female leaders on how they achieved their success and how other women can break down any door.
'I was blown away by the first Co.OfWomen event I attended. It was the annual inductions into the NZ Hall of Fame for Woman Entrepreneurs. The business advice that Diane Foreman, Trelise Cooper and Ranjna Patel imparted in their eloquent overviews of their lives and businesses would have been priceless to anyone in business.'
Farmers and suppliers who practise ethical and safe farming methods deserve our support.
It should be the second best job in the country - leading Auckland, the thriving beating heart
of New Zealand and gateway to the world.
My Food Bag moved from curious start-up to storming trans-tasman success this year, expanding into Australia and nudging $100 million in sales less than three years after its founding. - Article by NZ Herald.