Whether you’re in the early stages of your career, starting your own business, investigating growth into different markets or simply wanting to embrace new challenges and build relationships with innovative, inspiring people, this is the place for you.
The Nelson Tasman region is home to a diverse network of professional communities and industry associations, and a culture of collaboration and innovation offers endless opportunities for individuals and businesses to reach their true potential.
Collaborating to support, inspire and connect clever business, innovation and talent in Nelson Tasman, the Mahitahi Colab places local businesses and the tertiary sector at the heart of the region's innovation and business community.
The Nelson Regional Development Agency exists to enhance the sustainable economic vitality of the Nelson Tasman region through attracting and retaining talent, visitors and investment. We're highly connected at the heart of the business community and can help put you in touch with the right services, support and networks for the next stage of your business journey.
The Nelson Tasman Chamber of Commerce is the place to go if you want to expand your network, build industry relationships, grow your business, strengthen your skills and become integrated into the local business community.
The Nelson Marlborough Lean Cluster network group is designed to bring Lean practitioners together to facilitate the sharing of Lean experiences and learning, and to enhance clever thinking within our business community.
Workshops, Seminars & Events
The Nelson Regional Development Agency is highly connected to local and national initiatives and organisations and can link you with a range of workshops, seminars and events designed to help you to achieve your business objectives.
Nelson Young Professionals aims to ensure Nelson Tasman is a great place to live, work and play for those in the early stages of their professional career. If you're looking to establish new friendships, build your network, integrate into the local community and access up-skilling opportunities, this is the place for you!
The Nelson Tasman Business Trust provides free assistance and advice to start up and existing businesses in the region. They specialise in consulting, mentoring, networking and training across all stages of the business lifecycle.
Nelson Business Networking (NBN) is a locally founded networking group that helps businesses grow and flourish through network marketing. Whether you are a solopreneur, a partnership, a tradesman or an employee of a local company, NBN might be just the opportunity you’ve been looking for.