Lance needs no introduction to most people having been the New Zealander Of The Year in 2014. Lance has impacted so many lives for good with his medical abilities as a doctor and he has been a huge impactor in maoridom as well. Lance is one of the best leaders around and he will be sharing his learnings as a leader to impact you and your leadership skills.
TOPIC:"HOW TO BE A BETTER LEADER"
Michelle is New Zealand’s most famous scientist and is a real innovator herself. Recently with David Downs, she released a book called “Number 8 Re-charged” which shares 202 world-changing innovations from NZ. Michelle will be sharing at Nurture Change about how to be more innovative in your business.
TOPIC:"HOW TO BE MORE INNOVATIVE IN BUSINESS AND LIFE"
Daniel is the Managing Director of the 3rd largest privately owned engineering firm in the country “Woods Engineering” who work on many of NZs most exciting land developments. Woods won the best workplace in Australia and NZ in the Aon Hewitt Awards. Daniel will be sharing about the failures he has had to get to the successful place where Woods is today.
TOPIC:"WHAT MISTAKES I MADE IN BECOMING A GREAT WORKPLACE AND SUCCESSFUL BUSINESS"
Tenby has been a large influencer in NZ business over the past 20 years having been an executive at Fletcher Challenge before forming a private equity firm with his wife Sharon, Hunter Powell Investment Partners who are the largest non-institutional shareholder in leading NZ companies like Hirepool, Port-A-Loo and Castles Marquee Hire. Tenby advised the government on how entrepreneurs could jumpstart the economy during the GFC. Tenby is on many boards and at Nurture Change will be sharing on how to have effective governance in your business.
TOPIC:"HOW TO HAVE EFFECTIVE GOVERNANCE IN YOUR BUSINESS"
Mike is one of NZ’s most successful fashion entrepreneurs and retailers. Mike ran shoe company Hannahs in the 1990s and then bought a majority shareholding in Rodd and Gunn, the iconic NZ male apparel brand in the early 2000s. As the MD, Mike has grown Rodd and Gunn to be the 2nd largest NZ fashion exporter with significant presence in North America and Australia. Mike has been incredibly innovative in how he has grown the brand to be a global brand now and is constantly pushing the boundaries. Recently they opened their first bar in Queenstown. Rodd and Gunn is stocked in Nordstroms, David Jones, Myers to name a few. Mike will be sharing his vast experience in business to date at Nurture Change.
TOPIC: “HOW TO BUILD AN ICONIC BRAND INTERNATIONALLY”
Michol Dalcourt is an internationally recognised industry-leading expert in human movement and performance. He is the Founder and Director of IoM Health - a progress organisation, which deals with Prevention Health - he is the inventor of the fitness tool “ViPR” and co-founder of PTA Global - a certification for fitness professionals. Michol is based in San Diego, California.
As an international lecturer and educator, Michol has authored numerous articles on human design, function and health. He has served as Faculty for the School of Health Sciences for NAIT College as well as the University of San Francisco.
Michol sits on the Equinox Health Advisory Board as well as Nike’s Performance Council, informing these brands about aspects of Health and Performance.
Michol will share with you how to have the best chance of performing physically and mentally at your peak.
TOPIC: "HOW TO PERFORM AT YOUR BEST"
You’d think being the principal of a thriving business coaching business (Business Changing) and developing and running a virtual coaching software (AccMe.co) would be enough to keep anyone busy, but Zac couldn’t resist co-founding Nurture Change too. He says running 3 businesses gives him great on-the-ground experience so that his 100+ business coaching clients know that he can walk the talk and better help them. Zac has worked for several very successful and well-known businesses, including being CFO of Flight Centre and running FCM Travel and Barkers Menswear, but what makes him happiest is seeing his clients increase their profitability and grow. You’ll meet many of his awesome Business Changing clients on this Retreat and experience his game-changing AccMe software, too.
TOPIC: "SECRETS OF SUCCESSFUL BUSINESSES THAT WILL WORK FOR YOU"