Skilled workers will remain employed within New Zealand’s tourism industry as the result of a collaboration between tourism marketing company Tomahawk and car rental company GO Rentals.
Members of GO Rentals’ IT development team have been taken on by Auckland-based Tomahawk to develop an innovative new product designed to help boost New Zealand’s tourism industry and the country’s economy.
The new product is part of Tomahawk’s pivot during this challenging time and to help the industry at large. Due to be launched in August, the new product requires the specialist skills of developers who understand New Zealand’s tourism industry and have senior app development experience.
Tomahawk Director Gina Paladini said that they are delighted to have the team from GO Rentals on...
With the move to Level 2, we are seeing more people travel regionally and it is fantastic! Social news feeds are filled with these trips and planting the dream seed for others.
As we know each of the 5 Stages of Travel play a key part in your tourism business ecosystem and following on from the insights we shared last week the team here at Tomahawk have been analysing the data available at our fingertips. What we are seeing is people are moving from the dream phase more into the research/planning and booking phase.
Over the last two weeks, website traffic has increased (+44.73%) and the time people are spending on websites has nearly doubled compared with the previous period. We will be pulling together further details this week and continuing to watch these trends over the...
Do you need help understanding what your business might look like post COVID-19? Who to target, How to reach them, What to offer? The team at Tomahawk is here to help and you may be eligible for some funding assistance!
The Government has announced a further $25 million in funding for the Regional Business Partner Network (RBPN). Roughly $20 million will be invested in the direct business consultancy services to ensure your business can get the support it needs.
Tomahawk is a registered service provider with the RBPN, and have put together a program that consists of,
Tourism & hospitality business consulting
1-1 virtual training
Research & strategy planning
We recommend you apply for this funding as soon as possible as demand is high and funds will run...
Our sector needs good data now more than ever. As a Tomahawk customer we strongly encourage you to join the Accommodation Data Programme (ADP) - a new ‘by industry, for industry’ research programme designed to meet the needs of accommodation providers and industry representatives.
We know data will be a low priority for you right now. However, joining the ADP will give industry representatives and government the data they need to guide us through these difficult times.
Joining the ADP only takes 2 minutes. And it's free.