Freeman is an experienced and savvy information services provider to the New Zealand corporate community.

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Understanding and reaching our audience

Understanding and reaching our audience

Freeman serves three distinct business audiences.

Energy sector: Our primary audience in this sector includes the electricity, oil and gas, transport fuels, renewable energy, energy efficiency and carbon industries.

Extractives sector: Our primary audience in this sector includes the mining, quarrying, roading, contracting, concrete and cement industries.

Legal sector: Our primary audience in this sector includes legal practitioners spanning small legal firms and chambers to large corporate law firms. It also includes all of the main courts and tribunals.

Within these key industries it reaches over 90 per cent of industry participants (in some cases near 100 per cent) at a decision-maker, professional, and C-suite level.

Freeman's secondary audience captures service providers to these industries – professional services firms, consultancies, engineering companies, technology companies, central and local Government, regulators, product importers and distributors.

A further tertiary audience includes many of New Zealand’s top 200 organisations at a specialist or company director level.

Key metrics*:

983

Number of organisations subscribing to information services

391,816

Annual unique visits to information services

1,281,996

Annual page views to information services

5711

Newsletter subscriptions

2119

Annual event tickets sold

408

Other product reach by unique visitor

86,154

Public website visitors

44

Number of companies in Deloitte Top 200# reached via subscription 

2197

Articles written each year

57

Number of government organisations reached via subscription

56

Number of companies in Deloitte Top 200# reached via subscription and events

 

4.51

Average minutes per visit to information services

*Source data includes Google Analytics, Deloitte Top 200, NZX and internal company content management reporting
#Deloitte Top 200 reference excludes government organisations

Freeman has one of the most engaged online audiences in business information media in New Zealand with an average time-on-site per reader of well over four minutes and a pages-per-visit average of over three.

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Upcoming Events

12 August, 2021

The Energy Trader Forum is an exclusive invite-only event for the energy trading and energy markets community.

Company News

06 May, 2021

Genesis, Open Country Dairy, OMV New Zealand, Fonterra and Nature’s Flame, Methanex, The Lines Company, MainPower, Juliet Oliver of Todd Energy, and Flick Electric Co. were the winners of the 2021 New Zealand Energy Excellence Awards, announced Wednesday evening, 5 May. Over 560 people from the energy sector came together in Wellington at an event attended by the Minister of Energy and Resources, Hon Dr Megan Woods. 

03 May, 2021

We are excited to be running the 2021 New Zealand Energy Excellence Awards this Wednesday, 5 May, in Wellington. The TSB Arena is being transformed into a grand dining room with immersive projection screens and a sound system to showcase the best the sector has to offer.

The annual black-tie energy sector awards night is the one event that brings upstream and downstream together to highlight and celebrate excellence across the sector. With over 550 tickets sold already, the event is...

16 February, 2021

Energy News and GE Digital are delighted to announce the results of the New Zealand Electricity Survey 2020. In 2018 and 2019 we used multiple surveys throughout the year to drill down on specific issues. However, given the challenges and distractions experienced in 2020, we decided to return to a single survey format for the ninth edition.

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Research & Information

In today’s information society, a prompt and accurate flow of information is critical for decision-making at all levels. Expert opinions, research and accepted methodologies are well tested and complemented by surveys. Increasingly the digital age is making tools like surveys a vital part of any decision-making process.