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Young Holland Beckett Lawyer Ruby Mills Returns to Tauranga

After growing up in Tauranga, Ruby Mills moved down to Dunedin for university where she completed a law degree. While...
Andre Jay

Andre Jay | A career committed to the success of young people

Priority one caught up with Andre Jay a local young professional who is using his passion for people to guide...
Will Dymock

Will Dymock | Singapore to Tauranga

Moving to Tauranga had always been on the cards for Will and his young family to be, the impact of...
Rose Treadwell of Waiheke

Rose Treadwell of Waiheke | Finding a Creative Career in Tauranga

Rose Treadwell, the arts-loving, marketing coordinator for Creative Bay of Plenty, moved to Tauranga in 2019 without ever having ever laid...
Alex Barrett

Alex Barrett | The Future of Work in Tauranga

Alex Barrett had her heart set on moving to Wellington. She was convinced it was where she would have the...
Naomi Reese of Karuwhā Trust

Naomi Reese of Karuwhā Trust | My Tauranga Homecoming Story

Naomi Reese grew up in Paengaroa – a rural village near Te Puke in the Western Bay of Plenty.  After...
Gabriel Kennedy

Gabriel Kennedy | GPS-it Developer Shares his Wellington to Tauranga Story

You could say Gabriel Kennedy has always been a few steps ahead of the rest. By the time Gabriel finished...
Alex Williams

Alex Williams | New Marketing Creative at Toi Ohomai On Music, Trading Cities and the Future of Education in Tauranga

Alex Williams cut her ties with Auckland and permanently settled in Tauranga just in time for summer last year. She...
Kerry Webb of Access Advisors

Kerry Webb of Access Advisors | My Wellington to Tauranga Story

In 2018, Kerry Webb and her partner Duncan quit their jobs, packed up their Wellington flat, and went traveling.  After...
Liz Hughes of Blue Bamboo

Liz Hughes of Blue Bamboo on Solopreneur Life in Beautiful Tauranga

In 2014, Liz Hughes felt ready to leave Auckland, but not ready to leave her Auckland job. Determined to move...
Lindsay Garneau

Lindsay Garneau | Starting a Swing Scene in Tauranga

Lindsay Garneau grew up in the small town of Fonthill, just 15 minutes away from Niagra Falls, Canada. After coming...
SaveThe Next Generation

The Next Generation | Trustpower’s Lucy Hill Moves over the Kaimais

An import from Cambridge, Lucy Hill is one of Tauranga’s younger professional recruits. During her final year of business strategy...