Launchpad: Wilding & Co wins first milestone – NZ Herald

Taking an environmental problem and turning it into a commercial success has seen Queenstown social enterprise team Wilding & Co awarded with the ‘most innovative idea’, the first of three $1000 milestone awards from Contact Energy, co-principal partner of Akina Foundation’s six-month accelerator programme, Launchpad.

Sponsored by Contact Energy, Launchpad runs until March 2015.

Over the six-month programme, Contact is sponsoring three $1000 milestone awards – the most innovative idea; best community engagement; and most improved enterprise – as well as a $20,000 People’s Choice award, voted for by Element readers.

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7:05 AM Monday Nov 24, 2014, Element Magazine, NZ Herald

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