QUEENSTOWN NZ | 21 & 22 OCTOBER
Brad Turville | Modern Firm Practices
Brad Turville is a Director of both Modern Firm Practices and BJT Financial. He is a third-generation accountant owning his own practice specialising in business improvement for SMEs, and a consultant to the accounting industry on practice development.
Brad is a regular speaker on Business Development and business improvement, with a focus on running a better business and challenging industry norms. His philosophy is ‘work smarter, not harder’.
Nathan Maisey and Peter Harris | Maisey Harris & Co
Having worked together in a previous life and formed a close friendship, Nathan and Pete had often talked about joining forces in business. In 2015 this became a reality. With a shared set of values at their core, focusing on family and an uncompromising need for time freedom, Maisey Harris & Co was born.
Utilising their conflicting strengths - Nathan a risk taker and a visionary, Peter more conservative by nature - they've leveraged each other’s strengths to go beyond traditional accounting and give clients what they need. All while staying true to their original values.
John Schol | Malloch McClean
John’s various professional roles require planning, oversight and accountability. Whether it’s as CEO of Malloch McClean, a Councillor for CAANZ, a professional director, a Trustee, or a business coach to many professional advisory firms, John considers accountability to be the cornerstone of strategic and personal successes. John advocates for planning processes that turn intention into action by following a simple repeatable blueprint of Think → Plan → Do using an accountability partner to accelerate and lock in progress.
Michael Markham | Kendons Chartered Accountants
Michael is a director and the CEO at Kendons, with a focus on Business Development services and growing and developing the team. Michael acts as a sounding board to many clients who are facing challenges in their business and need an independent trusted advisor to work with.
Steve Ryan | Kendons Chartered Accountants
A team leader at Kendons, Steve cut his teeth in the banking world where he first developed his passion for business. After wanting to have a more active role in helping businesses thrive, he made the switch to accounting and worked as the Treasurer for the Marlborough Chamber of Commerce. He loves being at Kendons because of their early adoption of Business Advisory which aligns with Steve’s desire to help clients grow their businesses.
Charles Clark | BOMA Marketing
Before co-founding BOMA, Charles spent 15 years working with technology companies and advertising agencies in NZ, the UK and the US including The Hyperfactory, Essence Media, Gimbal, AlphaImpactRX and GroupM.
BOMA was founded in the belief that accountants and bookkeepers should have access to a best-of-breed marketing and content solution, enabling them to take part in the digital transformation already impacting other industries to ensure they'd survive and thrive.