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Welcome to our new Chair and Board Members

Written by Faye Langdon, 15.06.15
We are very pleased to announce the appointment of our new Chair, Sue Sheldon. Sue has been a board member since 2011 and is taking over the role of Chair from Dame Jenny Shipley. We are also delighted to announce the appointment of four new...
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Annual Members Retreat ‘Fit for the Future’!

Written by Sue Sheldon, Chair Global Women, 29.05.15
A huge thank you to the 85 members who joined us at this year’s annual retreat in Queenstown. It was an action-packed and inspiring few days with plenty of time for connecting and networking among peers. At opening celebrations we enjoyed Pecha Kucha presentations from...

Diversity Leadership Finalists Announced

Written by Nancy Davies, 14.11.14
The Deloitte Top 200 finalists have been announced, including the three finalists in the new category of Diversity Leader Award. The inaugural finalists are Genesis Energy, BNZ and Vodafone. The judges of the awards are Dame Alison Paterson, Fran O’Sullivan, Neil Paviour-Smith, Sandy Maier and...

International leadership

Written by Hardeep Kang, 17.10.14
Hardeep Kang recently returned from 6 months as Managing Director of DFE Pharma India. She joins us for a guest blog this week, reflecting on her experiences and the wider impact of working with diversity.   Leading a business in India on a 6 month...

New Zealand Stories

Written by Nancy Davies, 01.10.14
Last week we launched our re-designed website, featuring an online Toolkit designed to gather together the immense amount of resources, literature and tools available and filter them to focus on the most valuable. To further illustrate the New Zealand context, and highlight the D&I journeys...

Deloitte Top 200 Diversity Leader Award introduced

Written by DiverseNZ Inc, 25.09.14
New category added to New Zealand’s premier business awards A new category has been introduced today for the 2014 Deloitte Top 200 Awards. The new Diversity Leader Award recognises organisations for their policies, programmes and values to enable greater diversity across their business. “Together with our...

EEO Trust Diversity Awards

Written by Bridget Dawson, 05.09.14
The DiverseNZ team were part of the more than 500 people who gathered to celebrate the finalists and winners of the 17th Annual Diversity Awards last week. Diversity 050914 The finalists and eventual winners across the seven categories were announced on the night. Included...