Vegetables NZ Inc. Board

VNZI AGM Election Results 2018

The VNZI Board elections were held at the VNZI Annual General Meeting on Monday 23 July 2018, at the Air Force Museum in Christchurch.

Below are the results:

VNZI Board - Directors

The following two serving members retired by rotation:

John Murphy of Blenheim, made himself available for re-election and was deemed nominated.

Mark O’Connor of Nelson, made himself available for re-election and was deemed nominated.

VNZI Board - Chair

At the first VNZI Board meeting (following the VNZI AGM), held on Tuesday 24 July 2018, the Directors nominated and re-elected Andre de Bruin as Chair of the VNZI Board.

Congratulations to Andre, John and Mark on being re-elected.


Dr Stuart Davis - Resigned from the position of VNZI Board member in June 2018.  

The VNZI Board would like to thank Stuart for his outstanding contribution to the Board and vegetable industry during his tenure as a VNZI Board member.


VNZI Chair and Board Members 

Andre de Bruin (Chairman & Director: Root & Tuber Crops and Fresh Vegetable Promotion)

PO Box 148
Dargaville 0340
Ph: 09 439 6714
Fax: 09 439 4283
Mobile: 027 272 4239
Email: andre.debruin@xtra.co.nz 

 

 

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John Seymour (General Manager)

Horticulture New Zealand
PO Box 10232
Wellington 6143
Ph:04 472 3795
Fax: 04 471 2861
Mobile: 027 543 7531
Email: john.seymour@hortnz.co.nz

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Mike Parker (Vice Chair & Director: Stalks Vines Herbs & Bulbs)

Parker’s Gardens
47 Duncan Road
RD 3 Hamilton 3283
Ph: 07 827 6519
Fax: 07 827 6519
Mobile: 021 960 078
Email: Mikeandlynneparker@gmail.com

 

 

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John Murphy (Director: Allium Crops)

Phoenix Garlic Ltd
PO Box 5146 Springlands
Blenheim 7241
Ph: 03 578 5555
Fax: 03 577 8647
Mobile: 0274 584 670
Email: john@garlic.co.nz

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Mark O’Connor 

Appleby Fresh Ltd
22 Blackbyre Road
RD1 Richmond
Ph: 03 544 1615
Mobile: 021 241 2361
Email: applebyfresh@xtra.co.nz

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Leanne Roberts (Director: Covered Crops)

Thymebank 2013 Ltd
31 Hammerichs Road
RD 2, Blenheim 7272
Ph: 03 577 9496
Mobile: 027 326 8568
Email: manager@thymebank.co.nz

 

 

Allen Lim (Director: Brassica Crops)

Jade Garden Produce
31 Lincoln Rolleston Road
RD 8, Christchurch 7678
Ph: 03 347 7272
Fax: 03 342 8568
Mobile: 027 282 8567
Email: allen@jadegarden.co.nz

 

Kiran Hari (Director: Leafy Crops)

RC Hari & Sons Ltd
105 Middleton Road
RD 3, Pukekohe 2120
Ph: 09 238 8893
Mobile: 021 365 453
Email: kiran@rchproduce.co.nz 

 

 

Lynda Banks - Business Co-ordinator
Horticulture New Zealand
PO Box 10232
Wellington 6143
Ph: 04 494 9972
Fax: 04 471 2861
Mob: 027 449 1187
Email: lyndabanks@hortnz.co.nz

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