Introducing the second Business & Alumni Breakfast, in partnership with the University of Waikato, we are bringing together the Waikato Business community leaders and the University of Waikato Alumni community.
Speaking at this event is Grant Johnson, CEO and Co-founder of Rocketspark and 2021 Waipā Networks Business Supreme Award Winner.
Rocketspark is a website builder that enables people to create websites code-free. Rocketspark is based in Cambridge, New Zealand, with customers around the world.
Bootstrapping a software startup has provided Grant with a deep empathy for business owners and a true passion for helping them succeed online. Prior to founding Rocketspark Grant had a varied career in business roles across accounting, marketing, online, and customer experience in NZ and abroad.
Grant was born and educated in the Waikato where he received a Bachelor of Management Studies (Hons) from the University of Waikato majoring in accounting and marketing.
Grant also founded and later sold an online store and has hands-on experience of the challenges and opportunities to launch and grow digital businesses.