A place for creators, innovators and entrepreneurs. A place for you.
Welcome to the epicentre for South Auckland’s creators, innovators and entrepreneurs.
GridMNK is shared space in the Manukau CBD that provides co working, studios, events and a community of like-minded, motivated individuals and whanau, all making moves to improve our futures.
GridMNK is a collaborative project, and is part of the Grid AKL innovation movement managed by Auckland Unlimited, our regional economic development agency.
Our purpose is to:
Extend the Tamaki Makaurau innovation ecosystem.
Contribute to a connected, equitable and thriving economy.
Må mahitahi tatou - Get there together.
We are helping Auckland to:
Transform its productivity by intentionally embracing innovation and technology as a key driver of growth.
Build strong inclusive innovation communities
developing partnerships which nurture Maori and Pasifika.
Grow businesses and capability for Auckland’s economic future.
We have a focus on:
Supporting the development of entrepreneurs
Technology skills and entrepreneurial mindsets
Participation in the innovation economy
Fostering new local business.