The North Canterbury Business Awards would not be possible without the generous support and contributions from our sponsors.

We would like to thank the following 2018 North Canterbury Business Awards Sponsors. 



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MainPower is a community-owned company, which has been distributing electricity to the region for nearly 100 years. Community ownership of MainPower entitles customers and the local communities to a share of profit. MainPower also provides profit distribution in the form of sponsorship of community initiatives.




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Sponsor of the Professional Services AwardBDO is a full-service accounting, audit, tax and advisory firm. With 11 partners and 100 staff, BDO Christchurch prides itself on offering local knowledge, New Zealand industry expertise with a national and international network of skills to draw on. 

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Sponsor of the Excellence in Retail AwardKingsford Kitchen is a daytime eatery offering fresh, contemporary, creative, flavoursome, New Zealand cuisine. Located in Rangiora, Kingsford Kitchen is operated by Continental, which has been serving the North Canterbury region for 52 years.   


Artisan Spa Logo Hospitality Award Sponsor

Sponsor of the Tourism & Hospitality AwardArtisan Spa, located in the Hanmer Springs Village Shopping Centre, uses the very latest in both natural and clinical skincare to offer a range of treatments that leave customers looking and feeling amazing. 

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Enterprise North Canterbury (ENC) is sponsoring the Manufacturing and Trades Award. ENC aims to foster an exceptional North Canterbury by encouraging the development of exceptional infrastructure, businesses and experiences.

 Mauri ANZ Stockfeed logo    

Sponsor of the Agri-Business Award, Mauri ANZ Stockfeeds (better known as Weston Stockfeeds) is a local producer of quality Pig & Poultry feeds and have been servicing the New Zealand market for the past 24 years.

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Hellers - sponsor of the Emerging Business Award - has been an integral part of the North Canterbury community since it moved to Kaiapoi in 1993. The company employs 400 staff at the Kaiapoi plant and distributes bacon, ham and small goods to supermarkets throughout New Zealand.

Spark Business Canterbury    

Sponsor of the Innovation AwardSpark Business Canterbury is a locally owned and operated business dedicated to looking after Canterbury SME’s telecommunications needs in partnership with Spark Business. 

Pak n Save Rangiora    

Sponsor of the Community Enterprise Award, PAK'nSAVE Rangiora is the largest PAK'nSAVE supermarket in the South Island. The three-year-old business is committed to supporting local job seekers, consumers and causes, with frequent sponsorship and support of local events and fundraisers. 

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Environment Canterbury Regional Council is sponsoring the new Environmental Step Change Award. Environment Canterbury works in partnership with the communities of Canterbury to promote the sustainable management of our resources. 

North Canterbury News Logo Sponsor    

North Canterbury News is sponsoring the People's Choice Award in 2018. Based in Amberley, the North Canterbury News is published every Thursday and delivered to every home from the Waimakiriri River north to Kekerengu north of Kaikoura, from the coast to the Alps.




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