Ethique finalist in Westpac Champion Business Awards

The rise of sustainability entrepreneur Brianne West and the exponential growth of her global brand has landed Ethique as a finalist in the Westpac Champion Business Awards.

Brianne’s vision is that Ethique will not only prevent 50 million plastic bottles … [Read more]

Highly commended for work with Husky Rescue NZ

We were proud to be recognised at the Public Relations Institute of New Zealand awards with a highly commended in the Sustained Public Relations category last month. Convergence was a finalist for our pro-bono work with our long-term client Husky … [Read more]

It’s not all about you

When you’re writing a media release, who is your ‘customer’?

Steve Attwood, Partner at Convergence Communications & Marketing, says too many businesses and organisations are wasting time on ineffective media releases.

If there is such a thing as a ‘universal … [Read more]

West Coast celebrates 150 years of dairying

It has been 150 years since the first commercial dairy company was established on the South Island’s West Coast – and on ‘The Coast’ that means stories . . . lots of them.

Convergence got the chance to speak to … [Read more]

Exposing economic abuse

New Zealand’s hidden economic abuse issue was recently exposed, on the back of new research released by our client Good Shepherd New Zealand (GSNZ).

The report revealed Kiwi women are being reduced to poverty by their partners. Economic abuse is … [Read more]

Skellerup’s Red Band Turns 60

The iconic Skellerup Red Band gumboot celebrated its 60th anniversary in 2018. We partnered with social media influencers to promote the anniversary and were thrilled when Rhys Darby posted him and his two boys enjoying Red Bands boots on the … [Read more]