Two top speakers with a track record of winning over print industry audiences with their advice on business development will return to the floor next week at PrintNZ’s Ink in Our Veins centenary conference.Held at Wairakei Resort from October 13-15, the conferences principal sponsors are Fuji Xerox, Heidelberg, Hostmann Steinberg NZ, and Spicers Paper.
Financial guru Peter Sewell and presentation skills expert David Nottage find themselves returning as a result of the high ratings they got from delegates who attended their presentations at previous PrintNZ conferences.
Sewell will address the conference on “Setting Business Strategies” next Tuesday from 1.00pm-1.50pm. Operating under the title of ‘Business Financial Architect’, enables him to indulge his passion for assisting small and medium enterprises in becoming more profitable. He has developed a strategy that allows company owners and directors to identify and achieve the success factors required to make their businesses more profitable.
His previously roles include chief manager business banking of a major New Zealand bank and chairman of the New Zealand Institute of Chartered Accountants, Auckland branch.
David Nottage will speak on “Presentation Skills” on Wednesday from 1.35pm-3.40pm. The Director of TORQUE Ltd, a New Zealand-based company that provides training in effective and powerful business presentations, David operates under the motto “Presentations that work for life”.
His portfolio incorporates a wide variety of formats to match the criteria of his clients, which have included the University of Auckland, the Royal New Zealand Navy, and Air New Zealand. He has won a number of awards for public speaking, including the prestigious World Championship for Toastmasters International.
Conference Manager Sue Archibald says that the conference will feature four streams of focused sessions in the areas of Business, Environment, Sales and Technology, plus four keynote speakers. She says, “Last-minute bookings are still being taken for the conference sessions and for the golf and fishing trips planned for Monday, but we urge people to make their bookings as quickly as possible to avoid disappointment. Contact me on 021 663-881 or for conference brochures visit www.printnz.co.nz”