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Hive is a trusted community marketplace for people to outsource odd jobs, find local services or complete flexible jobs to earn money.

Short Description
Hive is where Kiwis connect to get odd jobs done and earn money doing odd jobs.

Long Description
Hive is an online marketplace to discover jobs, people and the skills you need from individuals nearby. We enable people to find the help they need from others and we empower people to find a market for their own skills - online or via mobile.

Whether it's cleaning, gardening, handyman work, or anything else, you simply post a task and then choose from recommended and reviewed people ready to work straight away.

Our Purpose
Empowering people to get stuff done, feel valued and get paid.

Our Customer Value Proposition
Enabling communities by bringing together people who need a hand with those who have the time and skills to help.

Our Vision:
Helping each other to bring out the best in our community.

Our Mission:
To provide an easy-to-use and trusted service for everyday people to connect with each other to get odd jobs done, feel valued and get paid.

Press coverage
"But, I believe it's also in Hive's ethos to connect everyday people to help each other out; whether that's needing an extra pair of hands to help build a fence or feeling great helping drive someone to their doctor's appointment and earning an income."
Job-match site set to be next big thing
The Northern Advocate - November 23, 2016
"For me, all I want is a more connected community, to share in more than just economic benefits"
Recap: Lightning Lab XX Demo Day
Idealog - June 20, 2016
"It's closing that poverty gap in New Zealand, which means everyone has the opportunity to earn money with their skills. Everyone is good at something."
Jobs platform Hive humming through Lightning Lab
Winner in the Emerging Business Category, Innovate Northland Award - October 28, 2016
Vanessa Wilson
vanessa@hiveapp.co.nz, +6421920552
I use perceptive insights to solve complex problems. My passion lies in empowering local communities through technology and bringing the right people together to make good things happen.
The Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Northland (Inc) is a non-political, non-profit organisation which represents the full spectrum of business interests
Investor & Mentor
Lightning Lab is a four-month, mentor-intensive, business acceleration programme based on the best of breed accelerator model developed by TechStars in the US
Northland Inc is the Regional Economic Development Agency encompassing the Regional Tourism Organisation (RTO)
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"I just want the jobs done so we can spend time with the kids"
Pippa, business owner and mum of two
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"My husband did a few lawns and I did heaps of cleaning jobs and some bond cleans. I like that when I have some spare time, I jump back on there and get a few more jobs."
Rachel, stay at home parent
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"My benefit only just provides enough for me to live off. Now we can afford for my son to have a birthday."
Stacey, mum of five
Press Releases
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