Wednesday, 6 June 2007

New Zealanders in Global Headlines June 5

New Zealanders featuring in this week's survey of global media including LA Times, Forbes, AdAge, New York magazine, Campaign Brief, USA Today, Reuters and The Guardian include:

  • Lloyd Jones win Commonwealth Writer's Prize for Mr Pip
  • Jane Campion honored at Cannes, outspoken on women
  • Flight of the Conchords series premieres on US HBO
  • US auto leader Wade Thompson HonD from Victoria U
  • Nude ad for Irish skincare Elave shot in NZ, in nude
  • Brand expert lauds NZ film for positive global perceptions
  • Antipodes water - world's best sparkling - in LA Times (px)
  • Pavlova - "edible symbol, balletic art" - LA Times
  • Nelson's Ngati Koata adds airline to growing businesses
  • NZ dialects increasing, accent broadening - AUT study
  • Tourism NZ has world first with Google Earth navigator
  • Fletcher Building adds iconic Formica to global scale

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