Advisory Board


We are lucky enough to have the support of an Advisory Board with business and technology skills to guide the development of this venture.

Melissa Clark-Reynolds (ONZM)

Wellingtonian Melissa Clark-Reynolds is a technology entrepreneur and professional company director who has taken several companies from start up through to high growth.

These include MiniMonos - a children's games site which aimed to provide a community for children based in good values: providing environmental education while playing great games; and Looxie, on online media startup. 

She is featured in Her Business's Hall of Fame, was named by Forbes Magazine as one of 10 Female Entrepreneurs to watch, and received the ONZM for Services to Technology in 2015.

 

Melissa has a personal connection with our team, and has been avidly supporting this new enterprise from the sidelines since conception. 

 

Andrew Hooker

Andrew has over 32 years International Telecommunication experience across multiple technology fields. He has extensive Project, Design and Managed Service experience

Andrew is currently CTO at Vital (www.vital.co.nz), prior to that he was Customer Delivery Manager at Nokia with full P&L responsibility across all Projects and Managed Services on Vodafone Hutchison Australia’s network.

Emily Loughnan

 

Emily runs Click Suite, the company behind the creation of the Contract Check website. Emily has spent her entire career in media, moving from Television into the world of interactive media in 1994. Since then Click Suite has amassed 109 awards for their work - a testament to their commitment to quality and innovation. 

 

Emily has mentored many start-ups and company re-inventions, especially where technology is key, and has been on several Boards including New Zealand Trade and Enterprise; the Prime Minister's Growth and Innovation Advisory Board, and Positively Wellington Business. 

 

Emily is passionate about media that really connects with its audience and has been guiding the language and offerings of this new venture keeping in mind the busy, cash-strapped, small business owners who just need a contract checked - quickly!