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Roofline Canterbury: A Business Plan for Years to Come

Colin and Kerry Megaw have been directors of Roofline Canterbury for over 14 years, a Canterbury owned and operated roofing and cladding manufacturer.

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Guaranteed Flow Systems: A Strategy for the Future

Peter Leitch is the Director of Guaranteed Flow Systems Ltd, a technology leader and supplier of treatment, waste water treatment and process systems solutions based in ...

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Fields Way Engineering: 20 Years of Harnessing Technology and Innovating

Back in 1998, engineer Scott Field had just returned to Hawke’s Bay from the UK. Having worked in engineering firms in England and Brazil, he was keen to carve a niche in a ...

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Spray Shop: Moving the Business to the Next Level

Greg Deck grew up in the world of horticultural spray technology – his father Miles founded Croplands in Wellington in 1972. Some 40 years later and Greg manages the national ...

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Reihana Manaena: My Experience on the Owner Operator Programme

Hear from Reihana Manaena of Laser Electrical Napier, alumni of the Owner Operator Programme:

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Farro Fresh: The Growth Spurt Of The Niche Supermarket

When Janene Draper decided to go on the Owner Manager Programme in 2011 she was already directing a team of 120 staff, was running two successful grocery stores and was about ...

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Mickey Heibner: Leading Fields Way Engineering

We interview Micky Heibner, a Workshop Manager for Field's Way Engineering in Hawke's Bay and an Icehouse Effective Leadership Programme alumni.

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Reihana Manaena: Achieving Laser Electrical Napier's goals with The Icehouse

Reihana Manaena, manager of Laser Electrical Napier, recently followed in his father's footsteps and completed the Owner Operator Programme. Reihana Manaena, second from left.

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Blair Davis: Developing Myself and My Team With the Owner Operator Programme

We interviewed Blair Davis, Director of RAD Logging and graduate of The Icehouse's Owner Operator Programme: Did you have a ‘nail in the coffin’ moment? What was happening in ...

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Simon Averill: Future-Proofing CP Wool With the Help of the Icehouse

Simon Averill from CP Wool has recently completed our Leadership Development Programme. We asked him a few questions about his experience on the programme and what the key ...

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