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Rabid is now Ackama

In September 2018, on the company’s 8th birthday, Rabid became Ackama - this was to reflect that fact that we work on large digital ecosystems, and given that nature is the largest ecosystem in the world we wanted a name that came from nature. Ackama, or Makamaka, is a small bushy tree with white flowers and red seeds. It’s found on the coast from Whangarei north.

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More about Kim Partridge

Kim is an Account Manager at Rabid, looking after client strategy as well as brand and communications. She has worked for tech companies for over a decade both in her hometown of London and in Wellington.

Kim is driven to make the world a better place through contributions in technology, communication and connecting people. She's passionate about building common understanding and making things happen. Described by others as 'fiercely efficient' and 'unfazed by challenges' she's not afraid to ask the questions that get to the heart of a problem. All about open debate and discussion, she likes working with companies that want to optimise their user experience and deliver solutions that actually work. She also enjoys working with smart people who help her raise her game.

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Rabid Technologies expands into Australia

Bucking the trend of Australian companies buying into New Zealand, New Zealand web and app company Rabid Technologies has acquired Squareweave, a strategic design and web development agency based in Melbourne. The new trans-Tasman company will have offices in Auckland, Wellington and Melbourne Rabid Technologies, a development company which builds web and mobile applications for organisations such as NZ Post, PledgeMe and Oranga Tamariki, is excited about the opportunities this merger provides, says CEO Breccan...

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