The local community can be encouraged by the announcement of a number of new appointments this month, from the legal profession to business support, the arts and civic project stewardship.
Montie Baskett recently joined Holland Beckett Law as a consultant in the Corporate & Finance team.
Montie has more than 20 years of experience in construction contracts, energy, infrastructure and property development projects, investment structuring, joint ventures and outsourcing, capital raising and corporate governance.
Prior to joining Holland Beckett Law, Montie held senior in-house legal and risk management roles in the electricity, construction and property development industries.
Earlier in his career Montie held senior positions in Buddle Findlay and Russell McVeagh in Auckland.
The Tauranga Art Gallery Trust (TAGT) is delighted to announce the appointment of Sonya Korohina (Ngāti Porou / Pākēha) as the new Director of the Tauranga Art Gallery (TAG).
Sonya has held roles at leading arts institutions Artspace Aotearoa, Auckland Art Gallery, Elam School of Fine Arts, and Toi Ohomai where she developed the Creative Entrepreneur Programme in the Bachelor of Creative Industries.
Sonya grew up in Tauranga Moana and returned to the city with her family a decade ago. She is delighted to be taking the helm of such a vital civic organisation at such a pivotal time for the city and the wider Bay of Plenty.
EMA is thrilled to have Toni join their team of HR/ER experts as HR business consultant. She brings a wealth of knowledge and skills with over 20 years HR and senior leadership experience working across sectors and industries, both here in NZ and abroad.
Toni is known for being highly creative, intuitive, and strategic. She enjoys helping businesses navigate their biggest challenges; and building high performing teams. Toni has a track record in developing performance driven solutions that are practical, scalable, innovative and people centred. No matter the size or nature of your business (or need), Toni will help you succeed.