Edward Rennell: Harness Racing New Zealand Chief Executive

Friday June 6, 2014 By Shelley Caldwell-Topp Q) Tell us what a normal work day involves for you? A) Unfortunately there is no such thing as a normal day, with always something new or different coming up. Key areas I am involved with are racing dates, industry funding, planning, rules, staff management, and liaison with other industry bodies and industry participants. Q) What made you interested in the job you now have? A) I have always had an interest in harness racing since I was a child and used to go to race meetings with my father who was a bloodstock agent at the time. This j...
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Pete Ydgren: Commercial Development Manager, Harness Racing NZ

Thursday, June 5, 2014 By Shelley Caldwell-Topp Q Tell us what a normal work day involves for you? A) My days are quite varied but generally involve working with our staff on various aspects of the organisation including the Weekly and Marketing departments and our Education team. I also have a lot of contact with industry bodies and the NZRB. If I can get out to the races or trials it’s nice to catch up with other people in the industry and get the lowdown on what’s happening in the stables. Q) What made you interested in the job you now have? A) Having been away from the indus...
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