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Business After 5

Porirua Chamber of Commerce and Porirua City Council invite you to join us for a Business After 5 event.

Wednesday, 4 August, 5.30 - 7.30pm

Join us for a special Porirua Chamber’s BA5 business networking session, focusing on the many stories of business and innovation through Covid-19. We will hear from Joe Davis, CEO of Nanogirl Labs and co-author of the book Silver Linings: Kiwi Success Stories in the time of Covid.


Business After 5

4 August

5.30pm - 7.30pm

Supply Room, 105 Mana Esplanade, Paremata, Porirua


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Joe Davis

CEO, Nanogirl Labs / Co-author of Silver Linings: Kiwi Success Stories in the Time of Covid.

Covid-19 forced Joe and his partner Michelle to completely pivot their business and turn things completely on their head, following this Joe spoke to many other Kiwi business who had done the same. These conversations are captured in his recently released book, Silver Linings.


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