The hidden Auckland property where tech companies are born
An accidental innovation hub has become a $1 billion venture. If New Zealand wants to build a better standard of living for everyone we must replicate that magic, says Vic Crone.
An unremarkable building in a leafy Parnell street is these days hi-tech hallowed ground. Level two of 24 Balfour Road is the birthplace of a new generation of Kiwi success stories – waste-to-energy firm LanzaTech, aerospace superstar Rocket Lab, and high-flying drone technology startup Dotterel have all called it home.