Phone: +64 27 4439288
FOUNDING DIRECTOR & SNOW EDITOR
027 443 9288
"Any content, events, news, video that anyone would like to post or, if you have a cause that you want to promote, please drop me a line. Athletes: want to promote yourself and your sponsors, give me a call".
SALES & MARKETING MANAGER
027 573 7840
"We have a wide range of advertising opportunities to suit your target market and wallet. Give me a call. Listings: Accommodation houses, activities operators, we have a low cost listing price of $195 + GST for one year. List today."
GENERAL ENQUIRIES or SUGGESTIONS
"We are constantly working toward upgrading our websites. We stick to what we know; New Zealand snow and surf. We would love to hear from you with your suggestions (please keep it constructive). If you work in these industries and come up with a cunning plan for a partnership we would also love to hear from you."
SNOWCO IS FOR SALE
Snowco continues to grow after a recent setback (the website was hacked in Nov 2012). It is a going concern with a short and long term business plan and strategy.
Snowco, first launched in June 1995 remains the premium snow website for New Zealand. The websites income streams include advertising sales, the sale of tourism listings and the distribution of collated snowreport and webcam data. It is currently run with a staff of two plus three technical and content contractors.
The assets for a sale are:
- the website software on a Bjango platform and hosted on servers in California.
- domain names snow.co.nz, ski.co.nz, snowboard.co.nz, nzsnowboard.co.nz, skinewzealand.com, skinewzealand.co.nz, newzealandsnow.com, newzealandsnow.co.nz, snownz.co.nz, winter.co.nz, skicam.co.nz, snowcam.co.nz, ohakune.co.nz, skiruapehu.com, skiruapehu.co.nz, skiwanaka.co.nz, skiwanaka.com, alpsports.co.nz, alpsports.com, skiresorts.co.nz, skishops.co.nz, snowshops.co.nz, snowstore.co.nz, snowco.co.nz, heli-ski.co.nz, heli-skiing.co.nz, heliskinewzealand.com, nzsnow.co.nz, nzsnowboard.co.nz & snow-sports.com.
- Community: Snowco has a huge following of committed and engaged followers. Annually we reach over 840,000 unique browsers with a combined reach of 11 million page impressions. Over 21,000 Facebook followers, 36,000 subscribers to our email newsletter, with lesser amounts of Twitter and ski.co.nz email participants.
- David Scott will continue to act as content manager and advisor AT NO CHARGE for the remainder of the existing season (as at 1 Jan on the year of the sale).
Reason for selling: nzXsports.com Ltd (the company which operates Snow.co.nz) is 100% owned by David Scott. After 20 years at the helm David is looking to move on to pursue other opportunities. Failing any interested parties coming forward David will be switching Snowco off on October 1st 2015 after completing 20 years and 21 seasons in operation.
Interested parties should contact David directly. With the signing of a non-disclosure agreement David will forward an Information Memorandum about the company.