Sky City Gets the Rainbow Tick !

Michael Stevens and Gràinne Troute

We at the Rainbow Tick are  happy to announce that SKYCITY Auckland  has achieved Rainbow Tick certification, recognising SKYCITY as an employer that encourages and affirms lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, takatāpui and intersex (LGBTTI) staff. SKYCITY General Manager Corporate Services … [Read more...]

The Power of Advertising !

We love this new ad from DirectTV in the USA, and think it's about time for something similar here in NZ. Advertising plays a huge role in shaping the way we see and think about the world, so it's great to see that more and more are aware of the fact that there are people from the Rainbow … [Read more...]

ASB Gets Rainbow Tick !


ASB is the first bank to be awarded the Rainbow Tick it was announced today.  The ASB has been working with the Rainbow Tick since June to get itself up to this standard and reaching this level reflects ASB’s commitment to being a truly inclusive workplace.  Already well-known for its sponsorship … [Read more...]

First Certificate Awarded

Rainbow Tick Function

On September 9th we were able to award the fist Rainbow Tick certificate to Simpson Grierson Ltd at their offices in the Lumley Tower in Shortland Street. Partner Heather Ash and HR Director Jo Copeland were there to officially accept the award, handed over by Programme Director Michael Stevens … [Read more...]

Coca-Cola gets the Second Rainbow Tick !


We're really happy to announce that Coca-Cola Amatil (NZ) is the second company to be awarded the Rainbow Tick and the first FMCG company to get it. Coke prides itself on being an inclusive workplace already in other key areas and we're delighted that they see the value of signalling to current … [Read more...]

“Making The Business Case for Diversity” from Forbes.

A great article here from Forbes on the business case that sits behind the case for true Diversity and Inclusion in the workplace.  Creating a welcoming and safe workplace for employees pays off. It's a happy case where the right thing to do is the bright thing to do. If you look under our … [Read more...]

ANZ Join the Rainbow Tick

Antonia Watson

  The ANZ Bank is the latest major New Zealand organisation to sign up for the Rainbow Tick programme, hosting a panel discussion at their Auckland centre yesterday to formally launch their enrollment in the programme. It is exciting to see the the commitment that so many of our leading firms are … [Read more...]