Breakfast Networking Event

23.05.2017 @ 7.00am @ Kreem Café 

PBA breakfast networking event sponsored by Q2 Ltd.

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Becoming A Member

Register Your Business

The Penrose Business Association aims to provide local businesses and property owners with a unified voice to support initiatives that facilitate the growth and development of this vital economic area.

Membership Benefits

The Greater Penrose business district is a thriving commercial hub in the southeast of the Auckland isthmus. For many years, the industrial heart of Auckland, Penrose has developed significant manufacturing, wholesale trade, construction and transportation sectors.

Membership Lists

The professional, scientific and technical services industry are also major growth areas for the area. Check out our business directory.

Upcoming Event

Evening Event to be held in June – date to be advised.

Time: 5pm to 7pm

Location: The Coffee Club, Apex Mega Centre, Mt Wellington

Sponsor: Extracta ltd

Your PBA Exec Team

Hamish Penlington

Hamish is a passionate business owner who loves a challenge and fixing business process problems using software.
Acumen Online was created to fix the frustration of companies needing to maintain their ERP and website data separately.
You will often hear Hamish boast “We developed an online B2C shopping cart and B2B trade platform which pulls all its data from your ERP, giving you a single place to maintain, products, pricing, stock and more.”

Margaret Russell

Margaret is a director of SMEtric Consulting, a team of business and financial advisors working with SMEs to create long term strategies, build decision-making skills and developing sales and marketing capability. She can identify with many PBA members and their needs since they face similar issues to many SMEs that SMEtric has worked with.

Ann Cooper-Smith

Ann is an executive director of StreetSMART Accountants -Chartered Accountants, based in Mt Wellington.
StreetSMART are a two director company specialising in helping unlock the business potential of their SME clients. As well as offering a full range of accounting and tax services StreetSMART works closely with SME business owners, assisting them with business and strategic planning, goal setting, as well as selected business and advisory services.

Jason Agnew

Jason is the CEO and owner of Belton IT Nexus, providing IT support to small and mid-size businesses. He has been running this Penrose-based company, together with his wife Amy, for over 10 years. 5 years ago he became Chairman of the PBA and he enjoys being involved in the Penrose Community.

Jonathan Spence

Jonathan is the founder and chief executive of artificial intelligence research company Xtracta. The company researches and develops technology for the reading and semantic understanding of documents to automate previously human-driven admin processes.
Working in the Penrose area for many years, Jonathan is excited to see the blending of new and high-technology into industries throughout the area and as an important part of commercial and industrial evolution.

Ralph Taylor

Ralph has been in practice for 28 years as a chartered accountant , assisting his clients to navigate the sometimes complex world of tax , investment & finance.
PBA Treasurer since 2012.

Shelly Trutsch

Shelley is the Business Development Manager for Waipuna Hotel & Conference Centre based in Mount Wellington.
Coming up through the ranks over the past nine years from working in the hotel’s restaurant and bar to Corporate sales and now Conference sales.
Shelley is passionate and driven and likes to contribute alongside her team.
If you need any help booking your offsite meeting, conference, dinner, Christmas function or even your special wedding day, give her a call.

Fred Haynes

As Business Development Engineer I consult with all types of businesses.
MGE Engineering manufacture, repair/refurbish as well as maintain/Service, mechanical processing equipment. Our clients range from New Zealand Steel Mill, Pacific Steel, Fulton Hogan, Watercare, down to food processing plants. We also do lighter structural fabrications such as platforms and stair assemblies to specification drawings.

Steven Monroe

Marketing & Advertising

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Marketing & Advertising

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Marketing & Advertising

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Marketing & Advertising

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