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Churppa

A marketing platform that enables brands to connect with consumers in an authentic manner through online collaboration, creation & sharing.

  • Stage Product In Development
  • Industry Marketing / Advertising
  • Location Auckland, New Zealand
  • Currency USD
  • Website gust.com

Company Summary

We start the conversation between a brand & the consumer, allowing the consumer to create their own authentic context. Then the community members have conversations with each other about the brand, facilitating the creation of meaningful brand relationships, to engage & collaborate & get them involved in the brand's storytelling. Churppa enables brands to speak to customers in a manner they understand & have them contribute to the brand's voice.

Team

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    Paul O'Shannessey
    DIrector

    Paul was previously CEO for Skinny Mobile. Paul is experienced in the practical realities of customer engagement, particularly in the youth segment. Under his care Skinny Mobile became the #1 Socially Devoted Brand in New Zealand (Social Bakers Report), the largest and most engaged Facebook community of any Telco in the country. Prior to Skinny Paul has worked with large media companies such as APN, Yahoo, Fairfax and MSN.

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    Richard Justice
    Director

    Richard specialises in rapid growth tech companies. His experience at both operational and board level has predominantly been in entrepreneurial, rapid growth environments, including senior management roles in large, international publicly-listed businesses (NZX, ASX & NASDAQ). Richard has a high level of understanding of the IT industry, as well as professional services, electronics, biotech, tourism, retail and leisure industries.

Advisors

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    Jeffrey Lai, Anderson Creagh Lai Corporate Law
    Lawyer
    Unconfirmed
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    Anthony McIlroy, Gilligan Rowe & Associates
    Accountant
    Unconfirmed