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A Piece of Cake?
Every year for the past 10 years, they have practiced their recipes over and over, packed up the gear and gone to the big smoke to win gold in the national cooking championships. And every year they’ve come home empty-handed. Until now.
Luck of the draw revealed - Winners scoop ServiceIQ’s Visitor Experience Scholarship
Did you pick up secrets to visitor success when you dropped your card in to win the draw at the recent TIA Regional Summit meetings?
Fashionista on trend for retail crown?
This time around, talented all-rounder Jess Pulham of Carvin Streetwear in Gore might just have the style to win New Zealand’s prestigious ServiceIQ Retail Professional of the Year Award 2015.
Bakery queen in line for retail crown
It was a cake walk to choose the latest regional winner for New Zealand’s prestigious ServiceIQ Retail Professional of the Year Award 2015. Selena Campbell is owner/operator of the popular Rosebowl Bakery and Café in Fielding.
Retail king may reign again
Liquor King’s Ashley Brunel is back in line to reclaim his crown, after being named a regional winner for ServiceIQ Retail Professional of the Year 2015, in Hamilton last night.
Magical dish turns gold for New Zealand’s new ServiceIQ Apprentice Chef of the Year
According to the judges, Peter Dann from the Copthorne Hotel in Palmerston North, had “that extra bit of magic” that put him ahead of the competition to win gold.
Rebekah Brown’s professional paint job
Rebekah Brown from Resene was named Northland’s contender for the coveted ServiceIQ Retail Professional of the Year title.
Wake-up call for rising hospitality stars
It’s time to alert your talented managers to a great opportunity. It has the power to advance their career and enhance your business with vital skills in high-level hospitality management.
Which young Chef will rule?
The heat is on for four talented young Kiwi chefs who will go head-to-head to win the prestigious title of ServiceIQ Apprentice Chef of the Year next week.
Nation's rest home Chefs sharpen their knives
Chefs from residential care homes are refining recipes and getting ready to compete in a challenging new category at next week’s New Zealand Chefs National Salon 2015.