International Women’s Day Lunch a success

International Women’s Day Lunch a success

Kāpiti Chamber of Commerce held another highly successful International Women’s Day Lunch at Southward Theatre in Paraparaumu in March. The event, which had been postponed from its earlier date due to a Covid-19 alert level change, saw almost 250 people gather to hear inspirational speakers, celebrate women’s achievements and connect and network.

Government Funding to help your business

Government Funding to help your business

Funding Available - consider applying! There is still almost $2 million of funding available to businesses in the Greater Wellington region.. and it's highly likely you and your biz qualify…  The fund is specifically designed to connect businesses with providers of...

Govt Funded Service Providers in Kāpiti

Govt Funded Service Providers in Kāpiti

In the spirit of #promotinglocal and bolstering business to business activity in Kāpiti, we're pleased to connect you with these providers who are Members of the Chamber - connecting businesses who want support, with local businesses who can provide support. There's...

Award Winning Entrepreneur to speak at Kāpiti Women in Business Event

Award Winning Entrepreneur to speak at Kāpiti Women in Business Event

Naomi Ballantyne, award winning financial services entrepreneur and the longest serving CEO in the insurance industry, will speak at the KāpitiChamber of Commerce, Women in Business Lunch on 15 October 2020. Jacinda Thorn, Chair of Kāpiti Chamber of Commerce, says...

Award Winning Entrepreneur to speak at Kāpiti Women in Business Event

Local Candidates’ views on business recovery in Kāpiti

QUESTION: What is your single most important idea for business stimulation in Kāpiti while the region responds to Covid, and other emerging adverse impacts like climate change?   Tim Costley, NATIONAL, Ōtaki "In the midst of the biggest financial downturn in 160...

Award Winning Entrepreneur to speak at Kāpiti Women in Business Event

Kāpiti Chamber Welcomes Independent Review of KCDC

Kāpiti, 1 July 2020  Kāpiti Chamber Welcomes Independent Review of KCDC   The Chamber welcomes the release of the Independent Organisational Review of the Kāpiti Coast District Council, including recommendations KCDC stops using the term ‘Open for Business’. ...

Award Winning Entrepreneur to speak at Kāpiti Women in Business Event

Kāpiti Businesses Optimistic for Level One

Kāpiti, 16 June 2020 - Only 35% ofKāpiti’s local businesses were able to operate in Level 2 fully, but the local economy is optimistic about the next 12 months as it begins to recover from COVID-19.   The Kāpiti Chamber of Commerce surveyed members in May 2020 to...

Award Winning Entrepreneur to speak at Kāpiti Women in Business Event

Businesses Urged to Maintain Flexible Working in post-COVID World

Kāpiti, 9 June 2020 - Businesses are urged to implement permanent flexible working initiatives, as New Zealand begins its recovery from COVID-19 and moves into Level One.   Jacinda Thorn, Chair of The Kāpiti Chamber of Commerce is urging decision-makers, Government...

Award Winning Entrepreneur to speak at Kāpiti Women in Business Event

Survey Reveals Level 2 Critical for Kāpiti Businesses

Survey Reveals Level 2 Critical for Kāpiti Businesses  Kāpiti, 13 May 2020 - Kāpiti’s local economy was heavily impacted by the Covid-19 Lockdown, and only 25% of businesses able to operate fully in Level 3.  As New Zealand enters Level 2, the Kāpiti Chamber of...