Photos: Marissa Findlay* Coming from New Zealand is both a blessing and a curse. Sure, we live in one of the most beautiful countries on the planet, but let’s face it – we’re down the proverbial buttocks-end of the world. It goes without saying that our home front success stories don’t always translate into global triumphs. Our greatest brands are those that use New Zealand’s strengths but compete on a global scale – Peter Jackson, 42Below, Weta Workshop, Canterbury of New Zealand, Ice Breaker. The difference between them and the rest (besides, perhaps, a better product and extreme ambition), isClick to Continue!