Gold Sponsors

Gold Sponsor: Gemco


At Gemco, our business is based on three key principles: Our people, our clients, and quality systems.

We are built on solid foundations, with strong structures and systems, and a clear vision. Based in Hawke’s Bay, we have forged an outstanding reputation for being proactive, innovative, and client focused.

Our experienced team is dedicated to meeting client needs, budgets, and expectations. Delivering a safe, quality build every time. We do business the way it should be done. We build things that last.

Gold Sponsor: BDO Hawke’s Bay


There’s no substitute for local presence, experience and insight. That’s why clients throughout the Central Region – just like you – choose to work directly with Partners based in our Napier office.

BDO’s Partner-led teams offer comprehensive Assurance, Tax, Advisory, IT and HR services. Our hands-on approach means we’re on a first name basis with industry and technical specialists throughout Hawke’s Bay and across New Zealand – and are often the first port of call for business in the region. Our Napier-based professionals regularly draw upon the depth and breadth of our national resources; and enjoy the full backing of the BDO global network.

We strongly believe in providing the highest standards of service to our clients and local communities. Our Napier staff volunteer their time to many different organisations including local sports teams, charity organisations and schools.

If you’re looking for an exceptional local adviser, with the backing of a national and international network, BDO Napier can help. Contact us today.

Gold Sponsor: Ed

Ed takes a top-down approach to writing and designing compelling and persuasive brand collateral to communicate and sell clients’ products and services.

By considering strategic goals and objectives, Ed tailors content for digital and traditional communication channels to capitalise on opportunities and maximise buy-in.

Core services are:

  • Brand Development
  • Communications Strategy
  • Design for Online & Print
  • Optimised Copywriting

Stefan Olsen of Ed also co-ordinates, manages and executes all marketing and communications activity for the Tremains Affordable Art Exhibition.

Gold Sponsor: Somerset Smith Partners


Somerset Smith Partners was established in 1934 by William Somerset Smith, and as such, ranks amongst the oldest firms in New Zealand to have specialised in providing share broking and investment services.

Our traditional approach is based upon our experience, expertise and sound judgement and our success is measured by our longevity and the many years of service to our loyal client base.

At Somerset Smith Partners, we provide specialist investment advisory services, financial planning and share broking, together with wealth management and portfolio administration services.

Gold Sponsor: No.9 Marketing & Design


We’re a creative studio that helps people with all aspects of marketing, design, web & print.

We are a studio of creative specialists that work together in a close-knit team to provide high quality design and web services alongside our marketing and printing capabilities.

From start-ups to large organisations, we help businesses to promote themselves and their services in both an online and offline capacity.

Over a decade of experience in the industry means our knowledge and expertise will guide you effectively through your project. We’ll advise and provide perspective to make sure your project and ultimately your business is a success.

Gold Sponsor: Napier is the biggest printer in the world, but more relevant to you, we’re the biggest printer in New Zealand. Over 16,000 customers trust us with their print work every year. That equates to over 50,000 print jobs going through our Wellington Print centre every year.

  1. We’re a New Zealand owned and operated company, with studios all around the country. Your business helps local businesses and communities to thrive.
  2. Our studios are owned and operated as small businesses – we’re often local to you and our studio owners understand what it’s like to be in business.
  3. Our high print volumes mean we’re able to offer great value printing, right here in New Zealand and we can offer delivery guarantees that are the best in the industry.