He Toronga Pakihi ki Taranaki

Venture Taranaki – Te Puna Umanga, partners with, and takes lead from He Toronga Pakihi Ki Taranaki who coordinate the regional network of Māori businesses, with the purpose of:

  • Maintaining strategic oversight of Taranaki economy for strategic opportunities
  • Facillitating connections and relationships between Māori businesses and the wider business community
  • Promoting Māori business

The organisations values are:

  • Mana Motuhake~ Self-Reliance and Independence
  • Whanaungatanga~ Relationships
  • Kotahitanga~ Unity and Collaboration
  • Manaakitanga~ Hospitality

They provide support, guidance, training, and connection through networking to keep you up to date on all that is happening across the Māori Business community in Taranaki. We work with He Toronga Pakihi ki Taranaki by tailoring our enterprise support suite to the kete of services available for Māori business owners, alongside supporting and collaborating on events and initiatives where our focus areas can bring value to Ngā Iwi of Taranaki and the Māori Business community.


To connect with He Toronga Pakihi Ki Taranaki, contact:

Amber-Jade McCaskill

Pou-ā-Tari / Administrator   

E: [email protected] 


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