Introducing the Chamber Team

Wayne Walford is Chief Executive of the Hawkes Bay Chamber of Commerce. He is well known as a voice for business and has been a part of the Chamber of Commerce for ten years, he was previously the Chief Executive of the Waikato Chamber of Commerce

He is dedicated to fostering business vitality by providing a wide range of business advisory and support services to the Hawkes Bay business community.


Wayne Walford

Chief Executive

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Roger Smith

Director HB Business Network

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Karla Lee

Business Support & Events

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Jacqui Thomas

Business Advisor - RBP

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Christine Bryan

Communications & Certification

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