Lisa CARRINGTON Te Aitanga-a-mahaki, Ngati Porou was awarded this prestigious honours for an individual who has made a significant contribution to business enterprise and the economy.
Lisa joins a list of past winners of the Outstanding Business Leaders Award:
2012 – Ian TAYLOR
In recognition of his outstanding achievements in TV and business innovation, in the fields of production and computer graphics.
2011 – Chris MACE
For outstanding leadership and service to the business and science community nationally and internationally.
2010 – Sir Ralph NORRIS, KNZM,
For outstanding business leadership and service to community and private sector banking.
2009 – Dame Kiri TE KANAWA ONZ, DBE, AC,
In recognition of esteemed international achievements in opera and classical music.
2008 – Peter COOPER
For outstanding business leadership developing mixed-use communities in Aotearoa New Zealand and internationally.
2007 – Brett Hiirini SHEPHERD
For outstanding business leadership and service to capital markets in Aotearoa New Zealand.
2006 – Rob McLeod
For outstanding business leadership and economic policy development in Aotearoa New Zealand.
2005 – Peter LOUGHLIN
In recognition of his outstanding achievements as an international haute couture businessman for over 20 years.
2004 Sir Howard MORRISON
In recognition of outstanding achievements as a professional entertainer and community leader for over 40 years.