Win with Shop Local and voucher book
Pukekohe Business Association’s interim business manager Wendy Dunn updates readers on association activities.
It is my pleasure to be able to support businesses in Pukekohe as the interim business manger, until Kendyl returns from maternity leave later in the year.
Awards time again: Staff at the PBA office and sponsors are ensuring quality progress toward the coveted annual Best in Business Awards. As per previous years, people will be able to nominate their favourite businesses using paper forms. Nomination forms and links will be available from April 19 in the Franklin County News, on our social media sites, or online through the website. Nominations close on May 14. Nominees will attend an exclusive cocktail evening (sponsored by ANZ Bank), to find out how they can participate, followed by presenting their submission to the awards. The business nominee will also be involved in a mystery shopper experience.
A new baby: Our manager Kendyl now has a baby boy, born March 21, named Brody. Mum, baby and family are doing well.
Voucher book: There have been 13,000 copies of the voucher booklet sent to residences around Pukekohe, and we are looking for- ward to locals taking up the opportunity to utilise the special vouchers inside. There is a good range of deals covering every interest – take the time to take a look.
Social media promotions: Head along to the PBA Facebook page to keep up-to-date with items of interest and promotions. There are giveaways and promotions happening over the coming nine months, so you need to be in to win. We encourage those looking for something to do to check out the event pages on the website or Facebook to find out more details
Easter promotions: Our Facebook and member promotion of ‘baskets of chocolatey goodness’ was held over the past few weeks. The business hamper basket was won by Sharon from Zoom Technology and the Facebook hamper was won by Alysse Pellowe.
New members: Each month, we see an increase in our membership/ This month we welcome Springvale Clinic in King St to our membership