Exciting week last week at GBJ Innovation, with the addition of a new associate to the team, Michelle Panzer.
Michelle has a a double degree in Law and Commerce from the University of Canterbury (UC).
While at UC she held the positions of Events Manager and then CEO of entré. Entré is a not-for-profit University of Canterbury company, run by students for all tertiary students in the Canterbury region. Entré exists to foster an entrepreneurial spirit, to encourage innovation and creativity and to educate students on the basic elements of business development.
She worked at powerHouse for a summer and undertook a research project delving into the support systems around innovation in New Zealand. She has also been a tour leader to China for the University of Canterbury responsible for 28 students followed by 30 students the consecutive year.
Michelle will bring her law and commerce skills as well as her passion for entrepreneurship to GBJ's customers and projects. Michelle will be working on a variety of projects including helping the Lightning Lab team bring the world class accelerator to Christchurch in 2015.
Please welcome Michelle, we are super excited to have her join GBJ.