Marketing and Advertising Innovator, Entrepreneur, Author, Columnist, and Adjunct Professor
29 November 2017
BNZ Partners Centre, 124 Victoria Avenue, Whanganui
Mike Hutcheson (aka Hutch) has been a serial start-up guy. He has co-founded leading advertising agencies; Colenso BBDO and Hutcheson Knowles Marinkovich, and culminated his advertising career in Auckland as Managing Director of Saatchi & Saatchi.
He was also a director of a family building company and in the early 80’s set up Replica Homes, with franchises throughout New Zealand.
In 2003 he launched The Lighthouse Ideas Company and in 2008 he helped undertake a management buyout of Image Centre Group; a multi-channel communications company, of which he is the Executive Director.
He also set up Scarborough Fair, a Fair Trade organic coffee and tea marketing company, planted Lonely Cow vineyard on Waiheke, and has interests in a wine distribution company operating through Nashville, Tennessee.
Mike has written four books, and has been a regular television guest and commentator. He writes an Innovation column for Idealog magazine. In 2012 he was named Business Columnist of the Year in the Magazine Publisher’s Awards. He is an Adjunct Professor at Auckland University of Technology and a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Marketing. He has a Master of Philosophy degree (with 1st Class Honours), his thesis was on the alchemy of innovation in New Zealand business.
Come along to Three Keys in Whanganui to hear Hutch explore three major themes - the importance of innovation, helping people understand and get the best of their own creativity, and how to tell stories that engage the heart as well as the head.
Hutch is an entertaining and insightful speaker, it's a real pleasure to have him visit us in Whanganui.
The Whanganui Chamber of Commerce and AUT eSchool are excited to present 'The 7 Secrets of Success', a full-day workshop in Whanganui with Hutch and Catherine Newton, Director of Success at AUT eSchool.
This workshop aims to teach business owners and entrepreneurs the 7 innovation secrets they need to know to create more impact, more innovative ideas, and more income to build a profitable business.
30 November 2017
Hive & Co., 98 Victoria Ave 2nd Floor, (Above Frank Bar and Eatery), Whanganui
9am - 4.30pm
Email firstname.lastname@example.org to secure your place or call Marianne on 0273422619 if you have questions.