Our Work

Through our work we help organisations reach their potential in an uncertain, fast-changing environment. Working across all sectors including government, infrastructure, technology, professional services and fast-moving consumer goods, we create conversations and move people to positive action. Our integrated marketing communications and campaigns, digital and traditional, drive results for our clients.


Top leaders come together to drive the future of construction

Dec. 13, 2022

Acumen supported Master Builders to launch the Vertical Construction Leadership Group (VCLG) to address the systemic issues facing the commercial construction sector and unlock better outcomes for New Zealanders.

Ramping up a national competition and changing the world for good

Dec. 13, 2022

Kiwis are born and bred innovators – in fact - you could say innovation runs in our blood. Samsung New Zealand celebrates this with Samsung Solve for Tomorrow.

An informed voice for business: EY's position to help NZ businesses post COVID

Dec. 18, 2020

As a business that advises other businesses around the world, with a finger on the pulse of global economies, EY is in an almost unrivalled position to provide guidance to New Zealand businesses facing challenges resulting from COVID-19.

Building relationships to secure the largest investment in trades and apprenticeships

Dec. 11, 2020

Construction industry body BCITO knew from experience that apprentices are always among the hardest hit in any recession as they carry a cost to businesses and are not yet able to do the work of their more experienced colleagues.

Let them eat cake! Kiwis recreate democracy with Minecraft

Dec. 31, 2019

An initiative between Microsoft and Parliamentary Services gave Wellington school students the opportunity to get a peek inside the real Beehive before heading to Microsoft HQ to learn how to use its digital learning tool Minecraft.

Telling Microsoft's New Zealand story with an integrated communications approach

Dec. 31, 2019

Microsoft is committed to taking a leading position on tech issues in New Zealand, and we’re proud to support with the business communications, government relations support and media engagement it needs to fulfil this.

Successful Summit paves the way for a Just Transition to a low carbon economy

Dec. 31, 2019

We facilitated the first Just Transition summit in Taranaki for the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) in May.  It started the national conversation of how New Zealand could transition to a low carbon economy in a way that supported workers and communities.

Coke continues to build trust: launches No Sugar

Dec. 31, 2018

We have worked with Coke for a number of years supporting a programme of work to balance the conversation around sugar and more broadly, build trust. In June, we supported Coke to launch its biggest new product announcement in over a decade.

Stakeholder needs at the heart of reporting for Ports of Auckland

Dec. 31, 2016

To us, integrated reporting is much more than a way of writing an annual report, it’s a philosophy that shapes how companies create and preserve value and manage their stakeholder relations. It requires an integrated strategy and concerted action from leadership.