Fastmount has been recognised as one of the top NZ companies doing business internationally.

"We are delighted to be amongst such a group of innovative and successful New Zealand brands and companies," said Gregg Kelly, Director, Fastmount Ltd.

NZTE has announced 27 companies are finalists in the 2012 New Zealand International Business Awards, which recognise the myriad of ways companies now do business globally.

“This year’s finalists are using our country’s world class technology, reputation and skills to develop high value brands and push out into new markets. These are ambitious, internationally focused businesses that New Zealanders should be proud of,” NZTE chief executive Peter Chrisp said.

The winners will be announced on 21 March 2012.