Otago Export Forum 2019
By Otago Chamber of Commerce | Posted: Friday August 23, 2019
The Otago Chamber of Commerce is hosting a half day Export Forum to bring together Otago businesses and individuals with a global focus this Friday 23 August. Take a look at the lineup of speakers.
- Jemma McCowan | General Manager, Marketing, Ōra King Salmon
- Kyle Murdoch | Managing Director, Natural History New Zealand
- Luca De Leonardis | Head, Australia & New Zealand, Invest Hong Kong
- Nicola Johnston | Group Marketing Manager, Silver Fern Farms
- Rebecca Smith | Director, New Zealand Story
- Rouen van Eck | Dunedin Regional Manager, Marsh
Friday 23 August
1.00pm - 5.00pm
Toitū Otago Settlers Museum, 31 Queens Gardens, Dunedin
$85 incl GST or
$75 incl GST each for 5 or more purchased from the same organisation
Forum/Award Combo Tickets
$200 incl GST
Jemma McCowan, General Manager, Marketing, Ōra King Salmon
Jemma joined New Zealand King Salmon in 2012 to launch the Ōra King brand in New Zealand and abroad. Her previous roles include 15 years in international business development and marketing for food and consumer products based in New Zealand and the United Kingdom.
Kyle Murdoch, | Managing Director, Natural History New Zealand
Kyle is a multi-award winning and Emmy nominated producer. Prior to being appointed Managing Director of NHNZ in 2013, he lived and worked in Beijing, China and was tasked with running NHNZ’s business development in China and the wider Asia region and was instrumental in setting up NHNZ’s China operations.
Luca De Leonardis | Head, Australia & New Zealand, Invest Hong Kong
Dr De Leonardis is the Head for Australia and New Zealand at Invest Hong Kong (InvestHK), the Government Department responsible for attracting and facilitating foreign direct investment into Hong Kong. With senior management experience in both the private and public sectors, Dr De Leonardis’s work experience combines international marketing, economic and business development and investment promotion.
Nicola Johnston | Group Marketing Manager, Silver Fern Farms
Nicola is the Group Marketing Manager at Silver Fern Farms and is responsible for the growth and strategic development of the brand. Throughout her career, Nicola has held various domestic and export-focused strategic marketing, brand and category management roles with iconic brands such as L’Oréal, Mainland, Fonterra and Cottonsoft.
Rebecca Smith | Director, New Zealand Story
Rebecca is an optimistic, energetic and experienced marketer leading the Government’s New Zealand Story Group. Rebecca is passionate about driving the success and prosperity of New Zealand and New Zealand businesses and is on a mission to make New Zealand famous for more good things.
Rouen van Eck | Dunedin Regional Manager, Marsh
Rouen has 16 years’ experience in the insurance industry focusing on the commercial and corporate market with particular interest in the manufacturing industry, along with transport and logistics, and construction and trades. His role is to build upon the successful operations Marsh has built up globally, nationally, and more specifically in our region.