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Strong voice for Maori
Business

Strong voice for Maori

Ngarimu Blair, 40, is credited with being one of Auckland's most influential Maori leaders.

Leading Zespri's recovery
Business

Leading Zespri's recovery

Zespri chief executive Lain Jager has been at the forefront of one of the most spectacular turnaround stories of the New Zealand primary sector - the kiwifruit industry's recovery from the Psa virus.

Hero who gave a man back his name
New Zealand

Hero who gave a man back his name

Tim McKinnel made this happen and in so doing raised important and uncomfortable questions about the investigation and prosecution of Pora.

NZer of the Year: McCullum
New Zealand

NZer of the Year: McCullum

In this year of years for Brendon McCullum his boldest stand was not taken on the fields of Eden Park, the Basin Reserve or Sharjah, but in a room with anti-corruption investigators.

NZer of the Year: Mary Quin
New Zealand

NZer of the Year: Mary Quin

Sitting in a military helicopter after a kidnapping and shoot-out in Yemen, Mary Quin stared at the bodies of two fellow tourists, wrapped in blankets and lying at her feet.