Business Connections

Business Connections is a group of like-minded business people on Auckland’s North Shore who meet fortnightly on Thursday mornings for breakfast, knowledge sharing and networking.

Our current Chairperson is Hamish Anderson;
Previous Chairpersons include;
Tony Gribble, Paul Tobin, Barry Adkins, Martin Abert, Chris du Toit, Jeremy Parsons, Peter Hollins, Erin Adkins.

Founding Members (made up from the disbanded BNI Millennium Chapter) in April 2012, include;
Andy Schmidt, Brian Wallis, Fraser Lamb, George Deeb, Genene Aston, Mark Adams, Martin Abert, Pete Davy, Steve Walsh, Thom Benison, Tom Kelly, Tony Gribble.

     Our current Secretary is Nicolas Thomas.

      Our current Treasurer is Brian Wallis.

      Our current Visitor Host is Martin Abert
(please feel free to email me on if you would like to attend a meeting)

Recent News

Media release by Aylett Investigations on Newstalk ZB


So this just happened!! We are super excited and happy to announce that North Shore has just been announced as the 2018 Franchise of the Year at their national conference held in […]

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Attempting to demystify blockchain…

February 9th, 2018|0 Comments

  Do you understand blockchain?  Does the relationship between blockchain, online security and cryptocurrency leave you scratching your head?  Or were you even aware that there was a relationship between them??  This article by Doug

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Intel Chip flaw

January 9th, 2018|0 Comments

It has emerged that the performance speed of Intel chips can slow down by anything from 5 – 30 per cent when a software fix is applied to rectify a recently discovered fundamental design flaw.

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