top of page
3KICXWVS4REBJA5V4NT7GC4FDU.jpg

ABOUT

Our DNA

EDNZ is a national not for profit that empowers and enables individuals and organisations either practicing, or associated with, economic development across New Zealand.

 

We support our members through building capability, collaboration and thought leadership that is trusted and valued.
 

Membership of EDNZ is the hallmark of Professional Expertise and Integrity within the economic development profession and is open to any individual or organisation working in, or associated with Economic Development.
 

EDNZ supports its members through a number of services including:

  • Qualifications in ED

  • An economic development jobs board

  • The latest domestic and international ED news

  • Policy and research

  • A Best Practice resource

  • Tools and Tips

  • An annual conference

  • Networking opportunities at a regional and national level

  • The Mahi Tahi Journal

  • Weekly e.newsletter on hot topics in ED

  • Annual Awards that celebrate excellence

  • A code of ethics which sets members apart

    Our Constitution 
    Our Regulations

Our Board Manual

Our most recent Annual Report 

OUR TEAM

1648244056830 (1).jpg

PAM FORD

Chair and Director of Trade and Investment, Tātaki Auckland Unlimited

vaughan.jpg

Vaughan Cooper

Board member and General Manager at Northland Inc

patrickmcveigh.jpg

PATRICK MCVEIGH

Deputy Chair and Lead Consultant, MartinJenkins, Deputy Chair

Fiona's pic.png

FIONA WILSON

Board member and CEO of Nelson Regional Development Agency

Paul_Swallow_1b.jpg

PAUL SWALLOW

Board member and Director Investment, MBIE

benje.jpg

Benje Patterson

Founder and Director of Benje Patterson Limited 

Justine Gilliland 

 Board Member and Member of Conference Committee

justine.jpg
Susan.jpg

SUSAN HOUSTON

CEO

_HNG8685-Hannah.jpg

Hannah Middleton

CEO Whanganui & Partners

OUR MEMBERS

finalfinal-1024x371.jpg

INDIVIDUALS

nz.jpg

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AGENCIES

wellin.jpg

ASSOCIATES

NIGEL DAVENPORT 

Chair of Audit and Risk and CEO of Venture Timaru

bottom of page