James Hurman Co-founder of Previously Unavailable will be the feature speaker at the upcoming Entrepreneur Speaker Series session to be held on 13 June at the Lake Wanaka Centre. The topic for the evening is Innovation and Change: The new frontiers of Entrepreneurship and James will present on a number of Previously Unavailable recent projects. For more information and to book a seat at the session. CLICK
Auckland based Previously Unavailable is a ventures company, specialising in the rapid creation of innovative products with untraditional business models. They work as co-founders of new start-ups and corporate ventures, ranging from subscription services, bioplastics and beverages, to nutraceuticals, blockchain technologies and restaurants.
James started Previously Unavailable in 2014 following a career as a strategic planner in the advertising industry. In 2013 he was named the world’s #1 planning director, following many years as head of planning at Auckland ad agency Colenso BBDO. He has since led innovation and venture projects across fintech, energy, telecommunications, health, food, beverages, public sector, media, hospitality and professional services. James is also the author of The Case for Creativity, a book about the link between creativity and business success, described by The Coca Cola Company as “beautiful words of wisdom”.
This article was originally published by The CUBE and has been republished by Startup Queenstown Lakes to complete our archives.