CHAIRPERSON: MARK CAMERON
Mark has over 15 years experience as a Chief Executive or General Manager in the Sports Management Field.
Following an initial career as a management accountant with Unilever NZ, Mark has served as General Manager of NZ Basketball and held a Board position with Basketball New Zealand. In more recent times Mark has owned and operated an indoor sports facilities company (Planet Sports) which promoted and managed indoor sports leagues through its three sites in Auckland.
Since October 2007 Mark had been CEO of the Northern Mystics Netball franchise which successfully managed the Auckland entry in the ANZ Netball Championship. Mark joined Auckland Cricket as CEO in November 2011 and offered an excellent blend of commercial skills and management experience that assisted the growth of Auckland Cricket.
Mark is currently the CEO for Bowls NZ.
Rob Davis is an experienced marketer, having spent the last 30 years working in advertising agency environments on many of New Zealand’s blue chip corporates.
Currently he is an executive director of trans-Tasman digital marketing specialist Vanilla Brief, as well as director of boutique publisher Micromarketing Ltd.
Rob is also a founding Trustee of the Grocery Charity Ball Trust, which over the last 6 years has raised and donated over $1.2 million to New Zealand charitable trusts.
Professionally, Peter has over 30 years’ experience in the New Zealand and Australasian IT industry across both the reseller and distribution sectors. He is currently a member of the Senior Leadership Team for Lexel Systems in New Zealand – one of the countries fasting growing system integrators. Over the last ten years Peter has also been an active mentor with Business Mentors New Zealand where his sales, marketing, IT and general management skills have been keenly sought after by both start up and established companies from a wide variety of industries. Peter is married with and has three children, the youngest of whom is hearing impaired. Their experiences with their young son have led both he and his wife to be Parent Ambassadors for Ronald McDonald House and encouraged Peter to sit on the board for Hearing Dogs New Zealand. Peter is also a board member for Community Waitakere
A proud and passionate New Zealander, Jennifer has spent 20 years in marketing management roles across a broad range of companies and industries both here in New Zealand and in Australia.
Currently the Head of Marketing at Nestl Purina Petcare, Jennifer has been fortunate to combine two of her great loves – marketing and a passion for pets – in her day-to-day life.
Jennifer is proud to be associated with Hearing Dogs NZ and is very much looking forward to helping set the agenda for the charity into the future. Outside of work, Jennifer is married to Jeremy and is mother to three busy boys and Moses the cat.