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Hayley Yu | Alumni Profile | Rising Stars Series #2

‘To change the world let’s start with food!’ It’s not very often you meet young men or women as intent on changing the world as Hayley Yu. Two years after graduating from Diocesan School for Girls in Auckland where she founded … Continue reading

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Jamie Beaton | Alumni Profile | Rising Stars Series #1

Jamie Beaton – Lifting education standards of Kiwi students In 2011, Jamie Beaton was in Year 12 at Auckland’s Kings College. His Young Enterprise Company, Number 8 Technologies, designed and built iPad stands for use in cars.  Jump forward three years … Continue reading

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Brady Dyer |Alumni Profile

Entrepreneur and photographer Brady Dyer talks about being an entrepreneur, and his still-successful YES company

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Jonny Wilson I Alumni Profile

Jonny Wilson – Academy Director at Good Time Music Academy is our latest alum

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Rachel Taulelei l Alumni Profile

Owner of Yellow Brick Road and Co-Founder of Wellington City Markets Rachel Taulelei shares her YES experience

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Anna Guenther l Alumni Profile

Meet Anna Guenther – Chief Bubble Blower and Cofounder of PledgeMe

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Mike Devonshire I Alumni Profile

Independent Director and Business Consultant Mike Devonshire shares his experiences with YES.

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Meg Bartle I Alumni Profile

Meet Meg Bartle – Currently studying Commerce, majoring in Marketing, International Business and Economics at Victoria University.

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Simon Rowell I Alumni Profile

Simon Rowell participated in the Young Enterprise Scheme in 1992 at St John’s College (Hillcrest).  He’s the founder and CEO of Innovation Liberation Front.

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Steve Lindsey I Alumni Profile

From YES student to YES teacher to a Principal at a YES school – Steve Lindsey talks about how running a school is like running a business.

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