NZBusiness August 2015

NZBusiness August 2015

The Queen of Catering

Sue Fleischl’s life has revolved around making people happy by serving them great food. Over 20 years her Great Catering Co business has gone from strength to strength – but it’s not been without its challenges.

Home sweet holiday homes

Leslie Preston’s holiday home rental management company is fast gaining dominance in a unique market.
Living life unleashed
Steve Pirie is a young entrepreneur with a talent for optimising opportunities and a heart for helping youth achieve their potential.
Breaking a taboo
Mark Davey and Frantisek Riha-Scott’s business Confitex addresses a sensitive human condition. 

Biz Interview: Emma Liddell

Emma Liddell and sisters Carly and Kate are the Kiwi brains behind Brisbane-based teacher placement company Point to Point Education.
Preparing for the unexpected
Managing risk is one of the key disciplines for business success, but requires careful planning.
Start-up of the month
Kinaroad’s innovative surfboard ‘manufacturing cells’ are set to revolutionise the world’s surfboard industry.
Navigating vehicle overheads
Fuel cards, roadside services and the latest GPS technology help business vehicle owners save cash and time.
Cold as ice
Why the producers of coconut nice cream chose to sleep on the streets in winter.
Fraud, and how to avoid it
Audit expert Simon Danson identifies the warning signs of fraud and how you can help prevent it.