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Xstart – a founder’s perspective…

Text Ferret is an AI platform that delivers clear and meaningful insights into customers’ sentiments and emotions. Isaac Wilson, Founder and CE of Text Ferret, shares his Xstart experience so far.   Getting selected on the Xstart programme has been pivotal for Text Ferret.  As a small team having external validation and support for the […]

We’ve been so busy helping companies tell their stories, we almost forgot to tell ours…

We are Xstart. New Zealand’s newest Founder Incubator. Based in Christchurch and powered by Callaghan Innovation, with a mandate to grow businesses and the bold ambition to take them to the world. A founding partnership between local heavyweights, University of Canterbury (rated in the top 1% of Business Schools worldwide) and ChristchurchNZ (NZ’s newest regional […]