Video | Agriculture | Confidence | Economy | Energy | Employment | Finance | Media | Property | RBNZ | Science | SOEs | Tax | Technology | Telecoms | Tourism | Transport | Search

 

SYL Semantics Appoints Shayne Hunter To Its Board


News Release 18 February 2013

SYL Semantics Appoints Shayne Hunter To Its Board


Wellington-based software company Syl Semantics today announced that it had appointed Shayne Hunter, an experienced IT and business consultant to its board of directors.

Shayne Hunter is a director and a principal of Genesis Consulting Group, a Wellington-based independent IT services company that advises and manages key projects specialising in the health, education and central government sectors.

Syl Semantics’ chairman John Selby said, “Shayne has over 30 years experience as a manager, management consultant and company director in commercial and government organisations, during which time he has established, grown and sold several businesses. In particular, he understands how to market the value and role of Syl’s innovative technology in solving business problems.

Shayne began his career with IBM in 1980 and became NZ Professional Services Manager with that company before leaving in 1993 to establish the first of his own businesses.

Shayne has a NZ Certificate of Engineering and a NZ Certificate in Direct Marketing. He is a member of the Institute of IT Professionals (formerly the NZ Computer Society) and the Institute of Directors in New Zealand (Inc), and is a Information Technology Certified Professional.

He joins existing directors existing directors Lindsay Jackson, Craig Jones, Marcel van den Assum, Sean Wilson and John Selby (independent chairman) on the Syl Semantics board.

ENDS

© Scoop Media

 
 
 
Business Headlines | Sci-Tech Headlines

 


Auckland: Quarterly Update: Rents Stable During Third Quarter

The average weekly rent for a home in Auckland moved less than $1 during the third quarter, ending 30 September at $606.25, according to data from more than 16,000 rental properties managed by Barfoot & Thompson... More>>



Electricity Authority: Review Of Competition In The Wholesale Electricity Market Raises Questions

In March 2021 the Electricity Authority announced it would conduct a review into competition in the wholesale electricity market. The period of the review covers the sustained elevated electricity prices since an unplanned outage at the Pohokura gas facility in Spring 2018... More>>


Government: RSI ‘State Of The Nation’ Report Published
latest research, science and innovation system report card is now available, and outlines how the system is performing, Research, Science and Innovation Minister Megan Woods has announced. “The report seeks to increase transparency, act as a reliable data source and stimulate discussion... More>>


LAWA: New Zealand Lakes Are Diverse In Their Condition And Type

Freshwater scientists have come together through the Land, Air, Water Aotearoa (LAWA) project to summarise the condition of New Zealand’s monitored lakes. They have found a varied picture of lake condition... More>>



Pamu & Westpac: Market-leading Sustainability-Linked Loan

Westpac NZ and Pāmu have signed New Zealand’s most comprehensive Sustainability-Linked Loan to date, also the largest in the agricultural sector, and the first involving a state-owned enterprise. Pāmu, also known as Landcorp, is New Zealand’s biggest farming business. It will borrow $85m from Westpac NZ over three years... More>>


Retail NZ: Some Good News In COVID Announcements, But Firm Dates Needed

Retail NZ is welcoming news that the Government is increasing financial support for businesses in light of the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, and that retail will be able to open at all stages of the new “Covid Protection Framework... More>>