Sponsors

Want to know the names of some of the best companies EVER? With talent and character and vision up the yin yang? Well, lookie here: our Sponsors list. A truly outstanding bunch, without whom Webstock would not be possible. Thank you Sponsors. Love you. Love your work.

  • WREDA

    WREDA is the new regional economic development agency for the lower North Island, combining the economic development activities of Wellington City Council and Greater Wellington Regional Council to advance the prosperity and liveability of the Wellington region. WREDA is delighted to partner with Webstock, to bring inspirational global leaders in the intersection of business, technology, design and culture to Wellington – New Zealand’s smart, creative capital.

  • Xero

    We’re proud to be a returning sponsor for Webstock. It’s always a huge inspiration and one of the nice perks for our team to attend every year.

    Webstock helps connect us with like-minded people who love creating beautiful software.

    We’re always hiring talented people, so please get in touch http://www.xero.com/careers.

  • Lil Regie

    We liked Webstock so much, we decided to build ourselves JUST TO HELP WEBSTOCK OUT!

    Then we thought, “Hey, others can use us for their events and conferences too!”

    If you’re running an event and need a little help handling your registrations, get in touch.

  • The Fold

    The Fold is a small team of kick arse web designers and developers based in Auckland, New Zealand. We live and breathe the web and strive to craft the best websites known to man and beast. Our web sites are beautiful, simple and deliver exactly what you need whether you’re a multi-million dollar company or a small family run outfit.

    We are mega-stoked to be involved with Webstock this year and hope to continue supporting this awesome event forever.

  • Trade Me

    Trade Me is the place where Kiwis buy and sell online. As well as our marketplace, we also have Trade Me Jobs, Trade Me Property, Trade Me Motors and a bunch of other web businesses including Travelbug, Holiday Houses, FindSomeone and LifeDirect.

    Trade Me HQ is in Wellington and we have three floors of people, three sweet slides and a retro caravan. Across Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch we have 390 staff and we’re always looking for more. We love attending Webstock and we’re stoked to be a sponsor again in twenty sixteen.

  • Stripe

    Stripe is a technology platform that developers use to build internet businesses. Thousands of businesses – ranging from startups to Fortune 500 companies – rely on Stripe’s software tools to securely accept payments, expand globally, and create new revenue streams.

    Stripe users include Twitter, Kickstarter, Shopify, Salesforce and many more. By reducing the barriers to starting and operating an online business, we share Webstock’s commitment to making the web a better and more global place. We are proud to support Webstock’16.

    p.s. We’re hiring! \o/
    https://stripe.com/jobs/

  • BNZ

    Webstock showcases this country’s digital innovators and creative output alongside the world’s best. Here at BNZ we’re delighted to support this valuable community as it prospers and grows through our sponsorship of Webstock.

    We’ve been a bank, helping businesses grow for 150 years and we know that the future prosperity of this nation depends upon the technological innovation that Webstock celebrates.

  • Buddle Findlay

    Buddle Findlay is proud to partner with New Zealand’s vibrant and innovative technology sector.  Our clients range from early-stage and high growth tech companies, to large-scale organisations in both the private and public sectors.  We know that our advice needs to be current, practical and innovative.  This sector is fast-moving and we are passionate about keeping up to date with industry developments and evolving technology.  Webstock represents the very best of what makes New Zealand world-leading, and we’re delighted to be able to support it.

  • Springload

    Springload has supported Webstock for seven years and we are super happy to do so!

    Webstock always delivers on its mission to inform, inspire and entertain. The speakers and event are incredible. We can’t think of a better way to help make the web more engaging and joyful than encouraging and supporting this event.

    Springload loves the web, and we love every minute of Webstock!

  • Spark Ventures

    Here at Spark Ventures our mission is to deliver connected digital experiences that people love. We aspire to create growth in the digital world by adopting new ways of doing things and disruptive mindsets and business models. Since its formation in 2013, Spark Ventures has introduced several amazing digital businesses to New Zealand Skinny Mobile, Bigpipe, Lightbox, Qrious, Morepork and partnered with several more including Vigil, Putti and Semble. We are striving to shape the future and always on the lookout for amazing talent https://careers.sparknz.co.nz/ventures.

    We are super excited to be a first year sponsor of Webstock and honored to the able to support the amazing community which Webstock has helped to build.

  • Automattic

    Automattic wants to make the web a better place. Our family includes Jetpack, WooCommerce, Longreads, WordPress.com, and more.

    With WordPress.com, you can create beautiful websites and blogs for free and enhance those sites with our premium services. We are strong believers in Open Source, and the vast majority of our work is available under licenses like the GPL.

    A fully distributed company, Automattic — celebrating ten years in 2015 — has over 400 staff in 60 countries.

    We are hiring! Learn more at http://automattic.com.