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

 

Verhoeven Group: Master of Growth

Verhoeven Group: Master of Growth

Waikato-based Verhoeven Group scooped up two awards in the 2017 Deloitte Fast 50 regional awards in Hamilton last night; taking home the Master of Growth award and the Fastest Growing Retail or Consumer Products Business for the Central North Island.

Verhoeven Group is the parent company for Life Fitness NZ, Kawasaki NZ, Asset Resources and Nautique NZ. Verhoeven Group specialises in premium-end products in the Fitness Industry and Lifestyle & Leisure Market.

Life Fitness NZ supply the world’s leading Commercial Fitness equipment to gyms throughout New Zealand and the Pacific Islands. Life Fitness NZ also are heavily involved in the design and development of some of New Zealand’s leading clubs.

Nautique boats are leading the wakeboarding and waterski towboat industry here in New Zealand. The G23 model is the most award decorated boat of all time, world-wide. Nautique NZ are very proud to supply these premium boats throughout New Zealand.

Kawasaki NZ are the distributors of Kawasaki Motorcycles and Jetski’s who supply and support their dealer network throughout New Zealand and the Pacific Islands.

Shane Verhoeven, Managing Director, says “It is freaky how quickly this has all come about, the acquisitions and the growth Verhoeven Group has managed to achieve isn’t really realised until you enter in a competition like this and coming away with these two awards, gee that’s pretty special to us.”

“I guess the stress of business and life in general pass us by really fast, so with that, this gives us the opportunity to appreciate and reflect on what we have accomplished and celebrate the success we have managed to achieve.”

The regional Deloitte Fast 50 winners advance through to the national awards, to be held in Auckland at the Deloitte Festival of Fast Growth in November.

Deloitte Private Partner Bill Hale says “these results clearly demonstrate that there are a diverse range of businesses across New Zealand that are achieving outstanding growth.


ENDS


© Scoop Media

 
 
 
Business Headlines | Sci-Tech Headlines

 

Commerce Commission: Warns Genesis Over Business Billing Errors

The Commerce Commission has issued a warning to Genesis Energy Limited about billing errors concerning electricity line charges to business customers. Genesis reported the errors to the Commission. The Commission considers that Genesis is likely to ... More>>

QV: Tax Changes Yet To Dampen Red-Hot Housing Market

Just over a month has passed since the Government announced measures aimed at dampening the rampant growth of the property market, and yet the latest QV House Price Index data shows the market hit a new high in April. The average value increased 8.9% nationally ... More>>

Stats NZ: Consents For New Homes At All-Time High

A record 41,028 new homes have been consented in the year ended March 2021, Stats NZ said today. The previous record for the annual number of new homes consented was 40,025 in the year ended February 1974. “Within 10 years the number of new homes ... More>>

The Conversation: Why Now Would Be A Good Time For The Reserve Bank Of New Zealand To Publish Stress Test Results For Individual Banks

Set against the backdrop of an economy healing from 2020’s annus horribilis , this week’s Financial Stability Report (FSR) from the Reserve Bank (RBNZ) was cautiously reassuring: the country’s financial system is sound, though vulnerabilities remain. More>>

Reserve Bank: Concerned About New Zealand's Rising House Prices

New Zealand house prices have risen significantly in the past 12 months. This has raised concerns at the Reserve Bank of New Zealand – Te Putea Matua about the risk this poses to financial stability. Central banks responded swiftly to the global ... More>>

Westpac: Announces Strong Financial Result

Westpac New Zealand (Westpac NZ) [i] says a strong half-year financial result has been driven by better than expected economic conditions. Chief Executive David McLean said while the global COVID-19 pandemic was far from over, the financial effect on ... More>>