This is a biennial program hosted by the Trust. It’s usually a workshop style event with guest presenters providing coaching, mentoring and best practice business advice.
It’s also been Tradeshows in 2009, 2011, 2013, 2015, 2017 and 2019 held on the off year of the Taitokerau Māori Business Awards.
It supports Innonative Market in Whangarei, CL2IMB (Collaborative Leadership 2 Inspire Māori Business) hosted by Poutama Trust and partners in Taitokerau and the Taitokerau Māori Business Network.
Matariki Future makers aims to influence and lobby Māori business growth in Taitokerau.
Link to 2023 Te Taitokerau Maori Business Awards photos: