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Kapiti Mayor being a non-Profit Prophet
December 9, 2017
A week is a long time in politics. Last week Kapiti Mayor K Gurunathan was sounding like some Old Testament prophet of doom and a week later the message seems to have softened considerably. The issue came into sharp focus when Kapiti Mayor Gurunathan announced on Thursday that Council had voted to allow Easter Sunda... More...

Helping Staff with Drinking Limits
November 30, 2017
With plenty of celebrations ahead it is important for employers to help staff know their limits this festive season. Employment specialist Julia Palmer of StarPeople says good employers work hard to provide safe, healthy workplaces for their employees. She says staff can sometimes be in social settings - in or out o... More...

Kapiti features in Kiwi Business Heroes Awards for 2017
November 28, 2017
Local businesses NZ Proud Property Maintenance and Signcraft Kapiti have finished runners-up in the Web Genius Kiwi Business Heroes Awards for 2017. The Kiwi Business Heroes Awards are run each year by Kapiti-based web marketing firm Web Genius, with entry open to all the company's 1300 clients around the country. ... More...

Council favours Easter Sunday Trading
November 23, 2017
The Kapiti Coast District Council's Strategy and Policy Committee yesterday voted to recommend that the Council allow Easter Sunday trading in the Kapiti Coast District. The recommendation comes after a month of formal consultation where 239 submissions were received, one submission being a petition with 326 signatu... More...

Kapiti Women's Expo Draws Crowds
19 November, 2017
The recent Kapiti Women's Expo held at the Kapiti Community Centre in Paraparaumu was a huge success with the venue busy for the entire day. Event organiser Julie Maltby says it was great to see so many members of the public coming through the Expo. She says the event is now well established and is becoming another... More...

New Board ready to Elevate Otaki
November 15, 2017
If you live in Kāpiti or you are just passing through you'd be hard pressed not to notice the hive of activity on the Peka Peka to Ōtaki Expressway. Back in 2009/10 when the New Zealand Transport Agency (NZTA) first met with the Ōtaki Community Board (OCB) to discuss this project, everyone knew someth... More...

Biodiesel co-op launches in Kapiti
November 9, 2017
A group of friends are forming a biodiesel co-op in Kapiti, New Zealand, to reduce waste and lower their greenhouse gas emissions by 86%. The co-op will collect cooking oil from local businesses and restaurants so they can filter and process it into a fuel that can be used in any diesel engine without modification. ... More...

Award Winner Glen Mattingley Values BNI
November 1, 2017
The concept of BNI (Business Network International) is very popular in Kapiti with two well established chapters and another recent addition. Glen Mattingley, business owner of New Zealand Home Loans (NZHL) Paraparaumu has just picked up another significant award, this being the 5th time NZHL Paraparaumu has scooped the... More...

Eddie Winkel Elected to Hall of Fame
October 20, 2017
Leading Kapiti Real Estate manager Eddie Winkel has been inducted into the Professionals Hall of Fame at a ceremony last week in Brisbane. Mr Winkel, who joined the industry in 1976 says the honour came as a surprise. He says Professionals have 300 offices in Australia and 50 in New Zealand so being chosen for the Ha... More...

Is New Zealand Corruption Free - Find out at Electra Kapiti Business Breakfast
November 1, 2017
Not one single country, anywhere in the world, is corruption-free – true or false? Electra Kapiti Business Breakfast address by Dr Michael Macaulay, Victoria University. Wednesday 8 November 2017 7. 15am to 8. 45am Southward Car Museum $25 (incl GST) per person The Electra Business Breakfast Kapiti is delighte... More...

Kapiti hosts Age and Work Seminars
October 11, 2017
Kapiti Business Projects was kept on its toes last week as it ran the Age & Work seminars from 3-5 Oct in association with Kapiti Coast District Council and the Kapiti Chamber of Commerce. Geoff Pearman of Partners in Change was our speaker - an experienced manager, facilitator and consultant recognised for his stra... More...

Some Sound Business Advice
September 15, 2017

The Challenge That Will Not Go Away
September 12, 2017
Electra Business Breakfast - Geoff Pearman, Partners in ChangeWednesday 4 October 2017 7. 15am to 8. 45am Southward Car Museum $25 (incl GST) per personThe Electra Business Breakfast Kapiti is delighted to be hosting in Association with Kapiti Coast District Council, an experienced manager, facilitator and consu... More...

Kapiti set for a New Breed of Entrepreneurs
September 7, 2017
A New Breed of Entrepreneurs – Make way for the Senior Entrepreneur Thursday 5 October, 10. 30am to 12pm Light refreshments on arrival Venue: Coastlands Kapiti Sports Turf & Pavilion, Paraparaumu Cost: All welcome, freeThe Kapiti Chamber of Commerce, in association with Kapiti Coast District Council is delig... More...

Kapiti economy heads Wellington region
September 3, 2017
The Kapiti Coast economy continues to shine with GDP growth up 4. 9% during the June year, 2. 3% higher than the Wellington region and 2. 1% higher than the national average over the same period. Figures from the June 2017 Infometrics Quarterly Economic Monitor Report shows a 39% increase in commercial vehicle registra... More...

Kapiti is the Creative Coast
29 August, 2017
Kapiti has long been known as a haven for creative people, whether that be in the arts, industry or education. Peter Jackson went to Kapiti College and later returned to make movies here (scenes from Lord of the Rings) - why is this important - well Kapiti has never leveraged off that huge advantage. We send a hi... More...

Infometrics shows Kapiti economy booming
August 29, 2017
Otaki MP Nathan Guy has welcomed a new report showing Kapiti's economy is booming with strong growth, increased tourism numbers and a big jump in building consents. Mr Guy says the building of the Kapiti Expressway is still having a significant impact on the local economy. "The latest quarterly report from Infome... More...

Kapiti Coast Business Network - All Welcome
August 29, 2017
Kapiti Chamber of Commerce invites you to their Kapiti Coast Business Network:Date: Monday 11 September 2017 Time: 5. 15pm to 7pm Venue: Club Vista 32 Marine Parade, Paraparaumu Beach No need to register Just arrive No entry charge Bar charges apply Informal All welcome Second Monday ... More...

Looking Forward at the Electra Business Breakfast
August 29, 2017
Wednesday 6 September 2017 7. 15am to 8. 45am Southward Car Museum $25 (incl GST) per personThe Electra Business Breakfast Kapiti is delighted to be hosting Prof Ian Yeoman who describes himself as a professional crystal ball gazer or futurologist specialising in travel & tourism. Tourism is clearly an important ... More...

Kapiti Coast Business Network
June 4, 2017
Connect & Network Kapiti Coast Business NetworkKapiti Coast Business Network: Mon 12 Jun 2017 Time: 5. 15pm to 7pm Venue: Club Vista, Paraparaumu BeachThe Kapiti Coast Business Network operates under the umbrella of the Kapiti Chamber. It offers informal networking on the second Monday of each month (except Januar... More...

Tax seminars and workshops in Paraparaumu - Next session 18 September
August 15, 2017
Introduction to business seminarsStarting a business? Come to our free seminars to learn about:working smarter with our online services business structures income tax expenses you can claim good bookkeeping tips GST, and more.Kapiti Community Centre, 15 N... More...

Silent Challenge to Business Leaders
1 August, 2017
The National Foundation for the Deaf is calling for registrations for its annual online fundraising event on the 4 August called The Silent Leadership Challenge. This is to raise awareness about Noise Induced Hearing Loss in the workplace and the consequences of losi... More...

IRD Survey for Business Owners
August 1, 2017
Inland Revenue NZ for Business SurveyCalling all business owners! We want to hear from you about what it's like to run a business in New Zealand. Participate in our short survey here https://www.facebook.com/IRDNZbusiness/?hc_ref=PAGES_TIMELINE&fref=nf

Kapiti Attracting International Brands
August 1, 2017
Several international businesses have announced their arrival into Kapiti, and there is the prospect of more to follow.Coastlands have announced the arrival of both Freedom Furniture and Jeanswest in August and say that there are further tenancy announcements to come. "... More...

Air New Zealand To Brief Kapiti Businesses
22 July, 2017
Kapiti businesses will have the opportunity to hear first-hand about Air New Zealand's plans for Kapiti at a special business briefing being hosted next week by the Kapiti Coast Chamber of Commerce. Ian Collier, Air New Zealand Regional Manager, will update the local... More...

Kapiti Chamber business events coming up
20 July, 2017
We have compiled a summary of business events coming up with the Kapiti Chamber of Commerce in the next couple of months. Only takes a couple of seconds to check it out - in summary we've got a fantastic line up for you in the coming weeks and months. See all the de... More...

International talent coming to Kapiti
19 July, 2017
What do Kapiti and Seattle have in common? On first glance, not much, but at the end of July, both would have held events facilitated by Global Startup Weekend Coach Shane Reiser. In what is a bit of a coup for Kapiti, the local group of organisers have managed to co... More...

Kapiti Horticulture to benefit from new agreement
14 July, 2017
Kapiti's thriving horticulture business will be better protected following the signing of an agreement to deal with the brown marmorated stink bug (BMSB) which is one of the biggest threats facing New Zealand's horticultural sector. The bug threatens the livelihoods ... More...

New Stats on Kapiti Business Growth
6 July, 2017
Around 80 business people attended the Electra Business Breakfast yesterday morning at southwards expecting to hear what the EDLG has planned.David Webber, Chair of the Economic Development Leadership Group for KCDC presented their initiative, strategy and planned actio... More...

Profile: Kapiti 'Mover and Shaker' Rick Goodman
June 4, 2017
Rick Goodman: Iconic Company Owner and Community SupporterBorn in Lower Hutt, Rick Goodman grew up on the family farm – first in Hawkes Bay and then Peka Peka – before attending St Patrick's College, Silverstream.On completing his studies, Rick and his brother Tony star... More...

Kapiti serves up Bagrie for Breakfast
14 July, 2017
Guest speaker at the August 8 Kapiti Electra Business Breakfast Cameron Bagrie has worked as an economist in New Zealand... More...

Economic Development: Feast or Famine in Kapiti?
29 June, 2017
Electra Business Breakfast Kapiti Economic Development: Feast or Fa... More...

Kapiti to get new BNI chapter
June 12, 2017
Can You Say No to a Chance to Grow Your Business Referrals and Turnover? "I am excited to announce that I am put... More...

Kapiti Business Awards Welcomes New Board Members
May 2017
Business Kapiti Horowhenua ('BKH'), the organisation responsible for o... More...

Invite to Kapiti Chamber Network Meeting
May 2017
Kapiti Chamber of Commerce invites you to their Kapiti Coast Business Network Date: Monday 8 May 2017 Time: 5.1... More...

From the Chair with Heather Hutchings
May 2017
Welcome to our May Newsletter. By now you will have recovered from the end of year financial year stock take and putting... More...

Biz Buddy Kapiti Launch
May 2017
You are invited to attend … BIZ BUDDY NETWORX KAPITI LAUNCH EVENING TUESDAY 9th MAY 2017 Venue: Hi... More...

New group to provide leadership on Kapiti’s economic future
May 2017
The Kapiti Council has established a new group to lead discussion and ... More...

Kapiti businesses to be impacted by tax changes
May 2017
Kapiti has hundreds of small businesses with contractor arrangements a... More...

Will Airport Extension Take Off
April 2017
The Electra Business Breakfast Kapiti is delighted to be hosting Steve Sanderson, Chief Executive Officer of Wellington ... More...

Kapiti BA5 with Steven Joyce
April 2017
BA5 with Hon Steven Joyce The Kapiti Chamber invites you to join the Hon Steven Joyce at a BA5, to hear from the Mini... More...

Creating Value - Horowhenua BA5 with Henry van der Heyden
April 2017
Creating Value -How governance and leadership enable transformational ... More...

Kapiti Horowhenua Business Awards Provide Real Commercial Value
April 2017
Entries for the 2017 Electra Kapiti Horowhenua Business Awards will op... More...

Kapiti Business Network for April
March 2017
Kapiti Chamber of Commerce invites you to their Kapiti Coast Business Network.No need to register Just arrive No e... More...

Environmental risks make your business vulnerable, insurer says
March 2017
Kapiti has seen an increase in the number of pollution and contaminati... More...

Keeping your Mind on the Job
March 2017
Wednesday 5 April 2017 7.15am to 8.45am Southward Car Museum $25 (incl GST) per personThe more successful you a... More...

Kapiti to lead growth for Wellington Region
March 2017
The Prime Minister has praised the new Kapiti Expressway, calling it a platform for growth across the Wellington region ... More...

Kapiti Chamber Chair Chats
March 2017
Kapiti is set to reap the business benefits from the new Mackays to Peka Peka Expressway and like many in our community,... More...

Kapiti Tech Businesses urged to focus on risk management
March 2017
The Kapiti Coast has produced many innovative tech businesses over the... More...

Kapiti Business Network Invitation
March 2017
Kapiti Chamber invites you to their Kapiti Coast Business Network Date: Monday 13 March 2017Time: 5.15pm to 7pm Sp... More...

Prime Minister is Kapiti lunch guest
March 2017
The Kapiti Chamber of Commerce is inviting guests to join the Prime Minister and leader of the National Party, the Rt Ho... More...

Professional meeting rooms available
March 2017
Look professional by booking a meeting in one of our modern meeting rooms for your next client meeting, or strategy plan... More...

WREDA chief as breakfast speaker
February 2017
Electra Business Breakfast Kapiti Wellington Regional Economic Development Agency Chris Whelan, Inaugural Chief Ex... More...

Electra Business Breakfast hosts Winners
January 2017
Wednesday 1 February 2017 7.15am to 8.45am Southward Car Museum $25 (incl GST) per personThe Electra Business B... More...

Shopping Local for Christmas Works Best
December 2016
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Kapiti Quake Building Risks Ongoing
December 2016
While Kapiti fared reasonably well during the resent large earthquake there are still many serious quake related issues ... More...

Kapiti Council helps food service businesses
December 2016
Kapiti Coast Council hosted a successful training session for food service providers to help businesses stay up to speed... More...

Good weather ahead – small firms show confidence
October 2016
Spring is in the air for New Zealand's small businesses, many of who a... More...

Kapiti can make the most of cyber security skills shortages
October 2016
New Zealand is facing a security skills shortage, NZTech chief executi... More...

Kapiti - The times, they are a Changin'
October 2016
Electra Business Breakfast - Kapiti Demographic Change: What does it Mean for our Population, Economy and Business ... More...

Tackling Tough Conversations with Staff - TA5
October 2016
Kapiti Chamber invites you to TA5: Tackling Tough Conversations with Staff presented by Melanie Davis, OurHR.Date: We... More...

Locals share the spoils at Electra Business Awards
September 2016
The Kapiti/Wellington franchise of the hugely successful G.J. Gardner ... More...

Chief Economist Cameron Bagrie - Business Breafast Speaker
September 2016
Electra Business Breakfast Kapiti Testing for Irregularities: Econo... More...

Health and Safety lessons from Pike River — for all businesses
August 2016
The types of failures that led to the Pike River mine tragedy can be f... More...

Kapiti Chamber's TA5: Health & Safety Gets Practical
August 2016
TA5: Health & Safety Gets Practical Presented by: Martin Laurs of B... More...

Record entries received for Customer Choice Awards
July 2016
Entries in the 2016 Electra Kapiti Horowhenua Business Awards have clo... More...

Digital Journey brings Stuart Dillon-Roberts to Kapiti Breakfast
June 2016
Electra Business Breakfast Kapiti Be Part of the Kapiti Digital Jou... More...

Kapiti Coast Business Network
June 2016
Kapiti Chamber invites you to their Kapiti Coast Business Network Date: Monday 13 June 2016 Time: 5.15pm to 7pm ... More...

Kapiti Business Breakfast - Andrew Little on How to Restore the Kiwi Dream
April 2016
Electra Business Breakfast Kapiti How to Restore the Kiwi Dream - W... More...

Where's Wally - here in Kapiti of Course
April 2016
International Women's Day, 8th of March 2016 was widely celebrated in New Zealand, but in case you missed it, pencil Kap... More...

Kapiti Photographers asked to Click Here
March 2016
The Kapiti Coast Chamber of commerce is seeking a contract photographer to cover Kapiti Coast Chamber events and portrai... More...

Time’s up for ‘zero-hour’ contracts
March 2016
Changes to employment law will ban so-called zero-hour contracts. effective from 1 April 2016.If you're an employer in K... More...

Revenue Generation by Laurel McLay - Business Breakfast Guest
March 2016
Electra Business Breakfast Kapiti Revenue Generation by Laurel McLa... More...

Kapiti Chamber in Exclusive Business Boost Package Prize Draw
March 2016
Through our special partnership with Air New Zealand we have an exclus... More...

New Face on the Electra Business Breakfast Menu
March 2016
Electra says it is delighted to announce that from 1 April 2016 Kapiti... More...

Jacqui Ferrel at Kapiti Electra Business Breakfast
January 2016
To kick off the 2016 Electra Business Breakfasts (Wednedsay 3 February... More...

Kapiti Business Network to meet
December 2015
Kapiti Chamber of Commerce invites you to their Kapiti Coast Business Network Date: Monday 14 December 2015 Time: ... More...

Kapiti/Horowhenua Business Award Winners and Finalists
October 2015
Some people dream of success. Others get up everyday and work hard fo... More...

Women in Business Lunch with Laurel McLay
October 2015
DATE: Wednesday 28 October 2015 VENUE: Southward Car Museum TIME: 12pm to 2pm COST: Members $25 - Non Members $... More...

Hall of Fame Laureate announced
October 2015
Johnston Mac Tatana: Hard Working Businessman and Community LeaderOn his fifteenth birthday Mac Tatana left secondary sc... More...

John O’Sullivan: Visionary Entrepreneur
October 2015
John O'Sullivan grew up in Kapiti and attended St Patrick's School and Kapiti College before completing his secondary st... More...

Kapiti Coast Business Network
October 2015
Kapiti Coast Business Network Date: Monday 12 October 2015 Time: 5.15 to 7pm Venue: Club Vista 32 Marine Par... More...

Kapiti Chamber Events Calendar
October 2015
Mon 12 Oct – Kapiti Coast Business Network Club Vista, no charge, all welcome, 5.15pm to 7pm Five Minute Presentat... More...

New Event to Celebrate Business Awards Finalists from 1994-2015
October 2015
Organisers of the Electra Kapiti Horowhenua Business Awards have teame... More...

Mark Ternent on the IT Business Advantage
October 2015
Kapiti Chamber invites you to TA5 - How IT Adds Business Advantage Presented by Mark Ternent Date: Wednesday 14 Oc... More...

Kevin Currie on the menu for Electra Business Breakfast
September 2015
The October 7 Electra Business Breakfast will feature KCDC Regulatory ... More...

Inspiring speaker for WIB Lunch
August 2015
Women in Business Lunch DATE: Wednesday 26 August 2015 VENUE: Southward Car Museum TIME: 12pm to 2pm COST: M... More...

Most Kapiti businesses will have no say on health and safety
July 2015
Most Kapiti Coast business will not be able to have a say in looking a... More...

Health and safety law changes impact businesses
July 2015
Changes to health and safety (H&S) laws are a step closer, with a sele... More...

BA5 hosted by Indelible
July 2015
Kapiti Chamber invites you to a BA5 hosted by Indelible Date:Wednesday 29 July 2015 @ 5.30pm Venue:Southward Car M... More...

Kapiti-founded business wins Cyber Gold Award
July 2015
Aura RedShield Security (previously Aura RedEye Security), an Otaki-ba... More...

Kapiti Coast Business Network - all welcome
July 15
Kapiti Chamber invites you to their Kapiti Coast Business NetworkDate: Monday 13 July 2015 Time: 5.15 to 7pm Venue... More...

July Business Breakfast speaker - Cameron Bagrie, Chief Economist, ANZ
July 2015
Cameron travels extensively providing economic and financial advice to... More...

Kapiti Chamber Presents
June 2015
Kapiti Chamber of Commerce invites you to TA5 Health & Safety Presented by Adrienne Pryde Health & Safety ... More...

Lesley Kennedy - Maven International at Business Breakfast
June 2015
KAPITI JUNE ELECTRA BUSINESS BREAKFASTLesley Kennedy - Maven Interna... More...

WREDA all about it at Business Breakfast
April 2015
With Wellington struggling for attention from central government as a result of Auckland being a 'super city', wil... More...

Goodman’s Contractors feature at Kapiti Business Breakfast
January 2015
KAPITI FEBRUARY ELECTRA BUSINESS BREAKFAST Goodman's Contractors ... More...

Kapiti Hire a Hubby couple champion franchisees
December 2014
Dave and Shelley Coley helped put Kapiti in the spotlight at the recen... More...

Kapiti Business Breakfast to wrap up busy year
December 2014
To wrap up what has been a very busy year, we have invited a couple of... More...

Kapiti Coast Business Network meeting
November 2014
Kapiti Chamber of Commerce invites you to attend their Kapiti Coast Business NetworkDate: Monday 8 December 2014... More...

‘Stellar’ lineup for new WREDA Board
November 2014
The eight people selected to the inaugural Board of the Wellington Regional Economic Development Agency (WREDA) are a st... More...

A warm welcome to the LongBeach BA5
November 2014
Come to the LongBeach BA5 Wednesday 26 November at 5.30pm Brought to you by the Kapiti Chamber of CommerceTodd and... More...

More women in ICT internship roles beats national industry level
November 2014
A new record for female tertiary students being placed in paid interns... More...

Greater Wellington tech stars continue to shine
October 2014
Greater Wellington's status as New Zealand's high tech capital has bee... More...

Kapiti Chamber of Commerce in Great Shape
October 2014
Chair of the Kapiti Coast Chamber of Commerce, Liz Koh, in her report to members at the recent Chamber AGM, highlighted ... More...

Kapiti November Electra Business Breakfast
October 2014
Guest Speaker at the Kapiti November (Wed 5th) Electra Business Breakfast is Richard Shirtcliffe, CEO of Tuatara Brewery... More...

WREDA to boost Wellington Region's economic growth
October 2014
Greater Wellington Regional Council has voted to combine its economic ... More...

Kapiti Coast Business Network - all welcome
October 2014
Kapiti Chamber of Commerce invites you to their: Kapiti Coast Business NetworkDate: Monday 13 October 2014Time: ... More...

Kapiti College - calling all employers
August 2014
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Business Breakfast - Back to the Future
May 2014
What will tourists look like in 3 years' time, and what will the Kapiti Coast need to provide if we still want people to... More...

Kapiti February Electra Business Breakfast - Kelly McKay – HMC Kapiti
January 2014
Described by the judges in the Electra Business Awards as having "smar... More...

Resolving disputes the FairWay
November 2013
Effective from 1 November 2013, Dispute Resolution Services Limited (DRSL) will change its name to FairWay Resolution Li... More...

Kapiti November Electra Business Breakfast
November 2013
Guest speaker: Ian Collier - Air New Zealand It has been two years since Air New Zealand commenced its daily Kapiti Coas... More...

Kapiti Business membership committee appointed
The recently appointed membership committee of the Kapiti Coast Busine... More...

Kapiti September Electra Business Breakfast
August 2013
Guest Speaker - Rosalie Nelson: Manager, Market Strategy and Insight at Chorus. With the very obvious work taking pla... More...

Students to get on the ground access to region’s top business minds
August 2013
The Wellington Regional Strategy (WRS) Committee has teamed up with Vi... More...

Succession Planning
July 2013
It can take a lifetime to build a successful business. But figures show that more than three-quarters of founders litera... More...

Employers wanted for Youth Employment Survey
July 2013
The Kapiti Chamber of Commerce is asking that employers take part in a 'business stocktake' project to uncover attitudes... More...

Kapiti Chamber - from the Chair
July 2013
New this year for the Electra Business Awards is a 'customer choice' category where you can get your customers to vote f... More...

Kapiti Coast Business Network - connecting locals
July 2013
Around 40 small local businesses got together to get to know more abou... More...

Amalgamation of Kapiti Business Groups announced
July 2013
Kapiti Coast Business Network chair Des Morgan has announced a merger ... More...

One of Kapiti’s most succsessful business women to speak at Business Breakfast
July 2013
Katherine Corich, founder of the Sysdoc Group, will be speaking at the... More...

Nineteen Kapiti Businesses invite Customers To Vote
July 2013
From Monday (8th July 2013), nineteen retail and service businesses wi... More...

Word Of Mouth Is Still The Best Form Of Marketing
July 2013
Introducing the Kapiti Coast Business Network. A group of local Kapiti... More...

Kapiti July Electra Business Breakfast – Gerard Quinn, CEO Grow Wellington
July 2013
Grow Wellington's role is to help businesses in the Wellington region ... More...

Practical Branding for Small / Medium sized businesses
June 6, 2013
These days branding plays an influential role in converting potential ... More...

Kapiti June Electra Business Breakfast – Rod James, State Highway Manager, Wellington
May 2013
Rod James will give details of the Expressway project and how business... More...

ANZ pledges $500 million to boost business start-ups
May 2013
New Zealand risks becoming an "employment backwater" unless more is do... More...

Kapiti Coast Business Network -Inaugural Meeting Highlights
May 2013
A hardy group of around 30 small local businesses braved the cold and ... More...

Free courses to grow your business
May 2013
Three Free courses to grow your business in May at the Clean Tech Centre in Otaki In May your business can learn... More...

New report shows economic potential for Kapiti and Horowhenua regions
May 2013
Otaki MP Nathan Guy has welcomed a new report on the Wellington and Ma... More...

Kapiti Chamber Board Appointments
May 2013
The Kapiti Chamber of Commerce has announced its new Board. "We are confident that this Board will be able to build o... More...

Kapiti May Electra Business Breakfast – Richard Mansell
April 2013
Richard Mansell will speak on the opportunities and challenges that fa... More...

New Star for Kapiti Business world
A new star is born in the Kapiti business world with the announcement of a merger between Kapiti HR Services and Office ... More...

Small Business Support Group Launched In Kapiti
April 2013
The purpose of Kapiti Coast Business Network is to help local small bu... More...

Kapiti Chamber chair highlights events
April 2013
There's a number of interesting courses and events promoted in this edition and we hope to continue bringing you this so... More...

Kapiti April Electra Business Breakfast – Evan Davies
April 2013
Economic development on the Kapiti Coast – take off time!Todd Property... More...

Local Business looking for crushing start to 2013
January 2013
SILACA GLASS CRUSHERS is supporting New Zealanders' love of the enviro... More...

Four Best Money Tips for Christmas
December 2012
Every Christmas it's the same story for many families; not enough money to go around, overspending and an aftermath of t... More...

Sirolli on the menu for Business Breakast
November 2012
We are delighted to bring to you a highly acclaimed and in demand, International speaker. Italian-born, Dr Ernesto Si... More...

Kapiti Coast is set to prosper says Airport owner
November 2012
Chairman of the Kapiti Coast Airport Sir Noel Robinson recently addres... More...

How to Recession-Proof Your Finances
October 2012
There is a direct link between how confident people feel about their financial situation and how much they spend. Th... More...

Otaki's Amelia Longuet to head Business and Government School
July 2012
The New Zealand School of Business and Government (SBG), which operate... More...

Winter luncheon warms up business community
July 2012
The annual Kapiti Chamber of Commerce Winter Luncheon at Southwards Car Museum was once again a great success.Those who ... More...

Unlimited’s annual Investment Challenge is currently under way!
July 2012
Now in its sixth year the Unlimited Investment Challenge is open to es... More...

Business Awards season fast approaching
June 2012
It is fast approaching the time where our local business folks get to suit up and hit the red carpet for the 2012 Electr... More...

Business Breakfast - March 7
February 29
This is your reminder for the Electra Business Breakfast in Kapiti on 7th March 2012.Please click on the link below to v... More...

Chamber chief goes to Church...
20 February
Kapiti Coast Chamber of Commerce Chair, Mark Ternent, has acknowledged the effort Council is putting into economic devel... More...

Nature Coast sold short
December 12
Tim Wilson reportsRecent reports on the performance of Nature Coast Enterprise seem to be selling them well short of tru... More...

The True Cost of Lunch
December 4
People who complain about not having enough money to enjoy life are often guilty of spending their money on things that ... More...

Paying your Adviser
November 16
It seems it is only a matter of time before the payment of commission to financial advisers will be banned, and advisers... More...

Big is good at business networking event
June 1
A big turnout of over 100 people for the Kapiti Chamber of Commerce May BA5 function, held at Mitre 10 Mega Kapiti, were... More...

Nathan Guy - Business Breakfast Speaker
August 2014
PLEASE NOTE THE BREAKFAST WILL BE HELD ON TUESDAY 2 SEPTEMBER Nathan Guy is the MP for Otaki and the Minister for Primar... More...

Use of local businesses for local work
The Kapiti Chamber encourages anyone requiring work done in Kapiti to look to local businesses to do that work, wherever... More...

Is Property Still a Good Investment?
By Liz Koh
Tax changes for investment property came into force on 1 April this year, forcing many existing investors to review the ... More...

Tim Armstrong - Business Breakfast speaker (May 4)
23 April
Paraparaumu - Wednesday 4 May 2011 Speaker: Tim Armstrong East H... More...

Rugby World Cup – “Be welcoming, be on the web” says Chamber
10 April
The Kapiti Chamber encourages Kapiti businesses and people to "be open... More...

Ribbon Cutting
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Mitre 10 Mega opens in Kapiti
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If I Had My Life to Live Over Again
22 March - By Liz Koh
There's a well-known piece of writing by Nadine Stair, an 85 year old from Kentucky, USA, called 'If I had my Life to Li... More...

Business training gets boost in Kapiti
9 March
Nature Coast Enterprise Business Development Managers have been working closely with a number of businesses in the commu... More...

Chamber Summer Luncheon with Jerry Mateparae
8th March
What does it take to run an organization with some 14,570 employees, an operating budget of $2.3 billion and assets wort... More...

Greg Forsythe for Electra Biz Breakfast
8 March
The next Electra Business Breakfast Forum speaker, Greg Forsythe, is the Marketing Manager of NZ 2011 Office. It is sp... More...

Kapiti design business in Australasian final
7 March
Local designer Heather Thorley of Colour Options is a finalist for the Australasian Dulux 2011 Colour Awards.Heather is ... More...

Business women keeping up to speed
8 March
Speed networking kicked-off recently for the Women in Business Network with around 50 women taking the opportunity to pr... More...

Christchurch recovery – Kapiti business support
1 March
Kapiti Chamber of Commerce chair Mark Ternent says the New Zealand Cha... More...

Rare Insight Into Local IT Security Firm
3 March
An Otaki specialist IT security firm is sharing its winning ways through a case study that has just been published on th... More...

Paul Fong to address Electra Business Breakfast
1 March
For those who wish to attend the Electra Business Breakfast in Kapiti ... More...

Liz Koh - Money Habits
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Kapiti Coast Business Network - all welcome
January 2015
Kapiti Chamber of Commerce is inviting anyone interested to attend their Kapiti Coast Business Network.Date: Monday 9 Fe... More...

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