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2Shakes is referenced or quoted in the following:

D5 Digital Government Showcase

New Zealand Government is listed in the top five digital nations in the world.  2Shakes was showcased as an example of Govt Tech innovation in February 2018.  Have a look here to see some more.

Xero Users Magazine

2Shakes are listed in Xero Users Magazine.

ACC – Giving someone access to your levy account

2Shakes is listed on ACC website as a way to give someone authority to act on your behalf with ACC.


2Shakes is listed as one of five start ups to watch in Wellington.

Kiwi GovTech startup makes online signatures safer with Blockchain breakthrough

Media Release on the launch of 2Shakes block chain functionality.Blockchain Media Release

2Shakes rattling the books to save cash

Dominion Post Article, published 4th August 2016

2Shakes startup secures funding from government to develop prototype

A Wellington startup that could potentially save small businesses millions of dollars for has received funding from the government to develop its first prototype.

Video Prototype


Video created with NZ Bookkeepers Association, Government Agencies and Private organisations.

2Shakes ‘rings the bell’ with supporters

Kiwi start up 2Shakes announced the support it has secured from both the government and private sectors to fund the development of their prototype for bookkeepers (Release 1) this month. Includes a photo of 9 supporters ring the Creative HQ bell. 

Leaning into R9 Accelerator 2.0

Mike Kelly of 2Shakes describes on the Idea Log by why he left a perfectly good job to work on a Govt Tech Start up.

2Shakes and NZBN making life better for business

NZBN case study describing how 2Shakes uses the NZBN to pull down company information into the 2Shakes digital sign up and authority form to save data entry errors and time for everyone.

R9 Accelerator 2.0 Kicked off with Boot Camp

How the R9 Accelerator Boot Camp kicked off with the teams coming together for the first time.  Includes photo of the cohort for ‘Hat day’.

R9 Accelerator Bootcamp – Meet the Teams

Article describing each of the teams on the R9 Accelerator.  Includes a team photo and and each team answers questions about what they are working on, what they have learnt, and what is challenging them.

R9 Accelerator – Week 5 & 6 Insights from our NZ Entrepreneurs & Government Innovators

A post on the successes, challenges and overall progress of the NZ entrepreneurs and govt innovators currently working on government/business interaction opportunities as part of the R9 Accelerator, powered byBetter for Business and based out of Creative HQ. Includes 2Shakes team photo. 2Shakes and other teams answer questions.

R9 Accelerator – Week 9 & 10 Insights from our NZ Entrepreneurs & Government Innovators

A post on the successes, challenges and overall progress of the NZ entrepreneurs and govt innovators. 2Shakes and other teams answer questions.

MBIE Market Services INSIGHT – Going ‘better for business’ with the R9 Accelerator


MBIE Market Services INSIGHT – Digital solutions on the way for ‘Demo Day’, say R9 Accelerator teams


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