Daily Archives: September 16, 2009

Run your Global business from……..Nelson

“We were keen on a lifestyle change and providing a better environment for our teenagers.”

So said Ian Craig and Annette Schleiss when talking to the Nelson Mail recently. They moved to Nelson last year.

Their company, Core Transport Technologies, Core TT, specialises in logistics IT, and has a major contract with the United States Postal Service.

The local paper, the Nelson Mail, reports that their companies systems;

Allow them to track various transport systems around the world from the comfort of their Nelson home, right down to the fuel or cargo that’s been put into an aircraft.

Commenting on the fact that they have employed two local IT staff and were considering further increases in the future, they said that the shift had other benefits. When looking to increase staff levels locally, they told the local paper that….

“The skill levels in New Zealand are as high as anywhere. Cost effective is better than in the States.”

What do I say to this – Fast Forward that high speed broadband rollout around NZ!

ARTICLE – Bright Side series – The Nelson Mail

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