Waikato's Vibrant Business Growth Hub

“Research is the conversion of money into knowledge and competence. Innovation is the conversion of knowledge and competence into money.” Per Eriksson, VINNOVA, Sweden"


Becoming a tenant in 2004, is what Mr Richards describes as the best decision he has made in more than 40 years of business.
Hear more from Mr Richards, iQuest

Local reach, Global insight

“Waikato Innovation Park have put us in touch with the funding and support programmes we needed to continue to grow the business.”
Hear more from Rod Claycomb, Managing Director, Quantec

“This year we have developed and commercialised the world’s first 100% pure avocado powder. ”
Hear Brian’s story for AvoPure...

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Waikato Innovation Park - Waikato’s vibrant business growth-hub

We exist to stimulate economic development in the innovative and productive Waikato region.

We offer a clustering experience and specialised business support to innovative and export-focussed companies that aspire to grow.

Whether you’re a small emerging business or an established leader in your industry, Waikato Innovation Park can put you in touch with the right people and the right resources to help your business develop and thrive.

Waikato Innovation Park

Local Insights, Global Reach

The Park has a huge number of connections and relationships throughout New Zealand, across key industry sectors and in niche technology spots globally.

Connect with us, and we’ll connect you...

Let us know what your business needs to grow, and we’ll do our very best to deliver useful introductions to people who can deliver for you. And we do this for free, and with no strings attached; our mandate is to build economic growth through commercial and export growth so your business success is our focus.


All businesses seek growth – and we can help by delivering free support, connections and funding. You don’t have to be on the Park to access this service; we work with businesses across the Waikato, Bay of Plenty and beyond.



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