Video | Agriculture | Confidence | Economy | Energy | Employment | Finance | Media | Property | RBNZ | Science | SOEs | Tax | Technology | Telecoms | Tourism | Transport | Search

 

Business Development Director Accredited

PRESS RELEASE

29 September 2008


STARTS

Business Development Director Accredited


Vision Manawatu’s Elaine Reilly is the 11th economic development practitioner to be accredited by the Economic Development Association of New Zealand.

“This validates and recognises my 18 years of experience in Scotland, in this important field,” Mrs Reilly said.

“I’m delighted to be applying these skills to the benefit of the mighty Manawatu.”

The Scottish ex-pat relocated her family to Palmerston North in 2007.

Mrs Reilly is unequivocally one of the best economic development practitioners in New Zealand, according to Andrew Powrie, Vision Manawatu’s boss.

“She is exactly the calibre of highly skilled person we want to attract to Manawatu,” he said.

In Scotland Mrs Reilly set up a successful high growth business consultancy, established a nation-wide Female Entrepreneur Network and was a former president of Scottish Women in Business.


ENDS

© Scoop Media

 
 
 
 
 
Business Headlines | Sci-Tech Headlines

 

By May 2018: Wider, Earlier Microbead Ban

The sale and manufacture of wash-off products containing plastic microbeads will be banned in New Zealand earlier than previously expected, Associate Environment Minister Scott Simpson announced today. More>>

ALSO:

Snail-ier Mail: NZ Post To Ditch FastPost

New Zealand Post customers will see a change to how they can send priority mail from 1 January 2018. The FastPost service will no longer be available from this date. More>>

ALSO:

Property Institute: English Backs Of Debt To Income Plan

Property Institute of New Zealand Chief Executive Ashley Church is applauding today’s decision, by Prime Minister Bill English, to take Debt-to-income ratios off the table as a tool available to the Reserve Bank. More>>

ALSO:

Divesting: NZ Super Fund Shifts Passive Equities To Low-Carbon

The NZ$35 billion NZ Super Fund’s NZ$14 billion global passive equity portfolio, 40% of the overall Fund, is now low-carbon, the Guardians of New Zealand Superannuation announced today. More>>

ALSO:

Split Decision - Appeal Planned: EPA Allows Taranaki Bight Seabed Mine

The Decision-making Committee, appointed by the Board of the Environmental Protection Authority to decide a marine consent application by Trans-Tasman Resources Ltd, has granted consent, subject to conditions, for the company to mine iron sands off the South Taranaki Bight. More>>

ALSO: