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Foley Farming Enterprises: Raising the Standard of Business

Programme: Owner Operator Programme 2014 Name: Will Foley Business: Foley Farming Enterprises Ltd Year founded: 2008Industry: Agriculture Location: Hawke’s Bay

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Giltrap Agrizone Ltd: Providing the Tools for the Business

Programmes: Owner Manager Programme (2009) Leadership Development Programme (2011, 2013, 2014)Name: Andrew GiltrapBusiness: Giltrap AgriZone LtdYear founded: 1959Industry: ...

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AW Trinder: Building Solid Growth

Name: Kerry HillBusiness: AW Trinder LtdYear Founded: 1948Industry: Property & ConstructionRegion: NelsonIcehouse Programme: Owner Manager Programme, 2003Increase in turnover: ...

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PowerbyProxi: Powering Up the Business

Name: Fady Mishriki & Greg CrossBusiness: PowerbyProxiYear Founded: 2007Industry: ICTLocation: Auckland and InternationalIcehouse Programme: Startup/Incubation, 2007-2009FTEs ...

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Climate: Raising the Heat in the Business

Name: Sam and Lee TysonBusiness: ClimateYear Founded: 1956 and altered in 2010Industry: EnergyLocation: TaranakiIcehouse Programme: Owner Operator Programme, 2012Increase in ...

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Dream Au Pair: Caring for the Business

Name: Ginny Douglas and Tanya BurrageBusiness: Dream Au PairYear Founded: 2010Industry: EducationLocation: AucklandIcehouse Programme: Owner Operator Programme, 2013Increase in ...

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Blackley Construction: Laying the Ground Work for Growth

Name: Kevin BlackleyBusiness: Blackley ConstructionYear Founded: 1960Industry: Property and ConstructionLocation: Palmerston North, Manawatu, Wanganui RegionProgramme: Owner ...

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Armstrong Downes Commercial: The building blocks to success

Name: Simon TaylorBusiness: Armstrong Downes CommercialIndustry: Property & ConstructionYear Founded: 1992Location: Lower North IslandProgramme: Owner Manager Programme, 2011I ...

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Glenn O’Sullivan and His Journey Through the Owner Manager Programme: Part 2

Glenn O’Sullivan from Refrigafreighters, a chilled and frozen goods transporting company, joined The Icehouse on the 31st Owner Manager Programme. This is part two of his three ...

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Wendyl Nissen and The Icehouse Part 2: Charging Forward

At Wendyl’s we’ve been very busy implementing the first part of our business plan. We are six months into our work with The Icehouse and we have successfully re-branded. We ...

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