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North American IT specialists

North American IT specialists

Web design and internet communications industries in New Zealand have attracted specialist staff from Canada and the United States in recent years. The Wellington offices of communications and design firm Shift have several North American staff, shown here. They are (from left): Philip Fierlinger (California, USA), Brian Smith (Texas, USA), Sarah Goepel (Vancouver, Canada) and Alex Smith (Ohio, USA).

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Nancy Swarbrick, 'North Americans - 1940–present: closer contact', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 13 April 2024)

Story by Nancy Swarbrick, published 8 Feb 2005, updated 1 Mar 2015