2017 Sponsors

Gala Dinner Sponsor - Chatter PTT

Unify your communications and operations with group two-way communication, using your existing devices... That's Chatter PTT. With Chatter PTT you can merge communications across your organisation, using the existing devices your people work with every day – whether they be mobile phones, tablets, laptops and scanners or two-way radios. Chatter PTT is designed to offer a business critical resilient group communication and data platform for small, medium and large enterprise customers who are seeking an enhanced way of communicating.

It connects your current communication devices onto a single platform and can also provide GPS tracking of your devices, allowing full visibility of your people and assets.
Chatter PTT have built a Push to Talk network service in Australia and New Zealand which optimises quality of service and ensures calls are connected instantly. Add Chatter PTT’s built in voice recording to all your calls and you have a truly intelligent group communication solution for your entire workforce. www.chatterptt.com

Entertainment Sponsor - Go Wireless

Go Wireless NZ is a leading supplier of wireless IP networking equipment in New Zealand and the South Pacific. As well as specialising in long range outdoor wireless products, we have a great range of VoIP Telephony, RF Shielding, Surveillance and Automation & Control products. www.gowifi.co.nz

Pre-dinner Drinks Sponsor - Team Talk

TeamTalk is the market leader for mobile radio in New Zealand. With the only nationwide network infrastructure in the country, TeamTalk has assets deployed on more than 430 sites throughout New Zealand and continually invests in its networks. We provide mission and business critical voice and data services to a diverse range of customers, including emergency services, local and long haul transport, utilities companies, local authorities, civil defence, contractors and service organisations. TeamTalk also owns and manages its digital microwave linking network and sells high-speed wireless broadband services to ISPs and telcos who on-sell our services as part of a broader solution. www.teamtalk.co.nz

Employee of the Year Award - still available

Outstanding Sales and Support Award Sponsor - Hytera

Hytera Communications Corporation Limited, a leading designer and manufacturer of professional mobile radiocommunications equipment, is dedicated to bringing most valuable and customised solutions to clients across the world. We offer complete and customised communication solutions to government, public security, utility, transportation, enterprise and business for higher organisational efficiency. Founded in 1993 in Shenzhen, China, Hytera has grown to be a key player in the PMR (professional mobile radio) communication industry with a large customer base in more than 80 countries and regions across the world. In China, Hytera’s market share ranks 2nd, the 1st among Chinese manufacturers; globally Hytera has reached 2nd in the Overall Terminal category. www.hytera.com.au

Innovation in the Industry Award Sponsor - Motorola Solutions

Motorola Solutions creates innovative, mission-critical communication solutions and services that help public safety and commercial customers build safer cities and thriving communities. You can find our products at work in a variety of industries including law enforcement, fire, emergency medical services, national government security, utilities, mining, energy, manufacturing, hospitality, retail, transportation and logistics, education, and public services. For ongoing news, visit www.motorolasolutions.com/newsroom or subscribe to a news feed.

Excellent Customer Service Award Sponsor - Vertex Standard

With operations in over 150 countries, and over 2,500 distributors and resellers, the company is dedicated to delivering reliable land mobile radio communication equipment that will yield greater value for businesses, while maintaining safety standards worldwide. At Vertex Standard, we continuously challenge ourselves to find better ways to provide two-way radios that allow you to do more with less. We produce compact radios with flexible features, long lasting performance and durability. We are committed to providing two-way radio communication solutions so you can connect without compromise. This is why we’re here and why we do we what we do. This is the Vertex Standard purpose. www.vertexstandard.com/anz/

Project Excellence Award Sponsor - Radio Activity

Logic Wireless announces the true dual mode analogue/ DMR Tier II Kairos repeater from Radio Activity. Radio Activity is a highly innovative and dynamic company based in Italy and have been an active member of the DMR Association for over 7 years.

The Kairos repeater provides an exceptionally compact, lightweight and full-featured repeater platform, which includes many advanced linking and networking features as standard. This repeater is a software defined radio enabling a very low power consumption, fanless repeater with improved reliability. This also provides a platform that can be easily upgraded to include new protocols and standards such as P25. Kairos includes IP linking of both analogue and DMR channels making it the perfect building block for any DMR application, from simple standalone repeaters to wide area networks. The Kairos repeater can also be used for narrowband long-range RF links where an IP backbone is not available and can be used to link in analogue, DMR or dual modes. Other features include software diversity to greatly enhance receive coverage performance, SIP connectivity for dispatch consoles and remote control setup and maintenance. Kairos is available in 66-88MHz, 136-174MHz, 400-470MHz & 450-520MHz. Logic Wireless Pty Ltd www.logicwireless.com.au

Service to the Industry Award Sponsor - Tait Communications

Tait Communications is a world leader in unifying mission-critical communications, providing wireless communications, engineering, operational and services excellence for more than 40 years. Tait customers protect communities, save lives, power cities, move citizens and harness resources all over the world. Working with its customers, Tait creates and supports the critical communication solutions they depend on to do their jobs. www.taitradio.com

Technical Excellence Award Sponsor - Canterbury Communications

Canterbury Communications Ltd is a new joint venture company that has been formed between two long standing entity's in the Canterbury region with a collective total of over 150 years of continuous operation. Canterbury communications has high level radio repeater sites with coverage from Kaikoura to Oamaru and inland to Mt Cook and the McKenzie country. Collectively it is backed by two Teams with a total staff of 40 personal. In this group, there is nucleus of dedicated and trained staff in the mobile radio sector, how hold suitable qualification's in the radio industry and are constantly updating with new technology and information.