Travellers with access needs see Gold

Jess Manson In The Media

Sudima was the first accessible hotel group in New Zealand with all four of its hotels having been assessed and rated by Be.Accessible. Testament to the group’s commitment, Sudima Auckland Airport has just had its accessibility rating upgraded to Gold. Read the full article here.

HR head offers insight into Generation Z

Jess Manson In The Media

Generation Z has just begun entering the workforce and employers in the hospitality sector are among the first to encounter the latest cohort. Interviewed by HRM Magazine, Sudima Hotels and Resorts HR Director Phillipa Gimmillaro offers insight into how to engage a new generation of workers. “It’s really important that leaders talk, communicate and ask for feedback,” she continues. “You have …

Electric vehicle convoy charges up at Bayfair

Jess Manson In The Media

A convoy of electric vehicles are stopping in at  Tauranga’s Bayfair Shopping Centre  as part of a country-wide road trip. Tauranga’s Bayfair Shopping Centre was the main meet up destination for the 14 cars on the road show, aimed at promoting the electric car revolution. A silent convoy of BMW i3s, Hyundai Ioniqs, PHEV Mitsubishi Outlanders, Audi E-tron, several Teslas, …

Mobile payroll service makes life easier for small agritech businesses

Jess Manson In The Media

Farmers, who are small business owners and often underresourced, find keeping track of the problem a costly and demoralising challenge. Solving that problem has catapulted New Zealand fintech startup Simply Payroll from startup to major market player in under three years, thanks in large part to the company’s focus on the primary and agritech sectors. The company recently signed a strategic …