Experiences

Hubs Advisor, managing and supporting the five Hub Co-coordinators

posted May 27, 2011, 4:42 AM by Chris Fortune   [ updated May 27, 2011, 5:02 AM ]

“making the active choice the easy choice”

Five Hubs in the Marlborough region delivering recreation, sport and health programmes to their local communities.

Hubs Advisor, managing  and supporting the five Hub Co-coordinators

Reporting to Tasman Regional Sport Trust and Stakeholders.

 

Trustee’s Manager, administration of the Gardens project

posted May 27, 2011, 4:40 AM by Chris Fortune

Marlborough Community Gardens, Blenheim - click here

‘To Provide a Sustainable Environment for the

Development of *Smart Gardens with a Valued Community Asset

for the People of Marlborough’

Trustee’s Manager, administration of the Gardens project.

Reporting to Trustees and Stakeholders.

Not for Profit Community Organisation

 

Supporting role, Facilitating NZ Farmers’ Market Manager’s Forum

posted May 27, 2011, 4:37 AM by Chris Fortune

Farmers’ Market NZ, Blenheim - click here

National organisation, umbrella for farmers markets

throughout New Zealand.

Supporting role, Facilitating NZ Farmers’ Market Manager’s Forum

Reporting to committee

Not for Profit Organisation

 

Presently General Manager, overseeing the 3 farmers’ market’s

posted May 27, 2011, 4:35 AM by Chris Fortune   [ updated May 27, 2011, 4:40 AM ]

Marlborough Farmers’ Market, Blenheim - click here

“Provides a venue for local producers to sell their products direct to the

customer”.  Encouraging local diversity, local spend and economic growth.

Over a 10 year period, working with the committee to create and

establish a vibrant, viable business.

Presently General Manager, overseeing the 3 farmers’ market’s operating

throughout the year at different locations.

Reporting to committee and members.

Not for Profit Community Organisation (Currently employed)

 

Part-Owner/Director, creating and establishing the first coffee roastery

posted May 27, 2011, 4:34 AM by Chris Fortune   [ updated May 27, 2011, 4:35 AM ]

Coffee Premium Roast, Blenheim - click here

Coffee roasting, producer of coffee blends for distribution to

businesses and the general public

Part-Owner/Director, creating and establishing the first coffee roastery

business in Marlborough.

Five year business plan included creating and establishing a Express Café with one-site coffee roasting and educational workshops.

 

Director of Chris Fortune Ltd - 2003 to Present

posted May 27, 2011, 4:28 AM by Chris Fortune

Chris Fortune Ltd, Blenheim

Director/Owner/Partner with Husband, Chris.

Working together on venue themeing, catering, events, consultancy, media promotions, , workshop presentations and my husband developing as a published author, television chef presenter, professional speaker, website developer.

 

Chequers Cafe Wine Bar - Manager 2000 to 2003

posted May 27, 2011, 4:22 AM by Chris Fortune

Chequers Café Winebar, Blenheim - click here

100 plus patron Café, Restaurant and Bar, 7 days 9am to 12midnight

General Manager, overseeing the day-to-day operations of the business.

First non-smoking, breastfeeding friendly café in Marlborough.

Reporting to 3 Owner/Directors

Private Business

Paratiho Luxury Lodge, Upper Moutere - 1999 -2000

posted May 27, 2011, 4:18 AM by Chris Fortune

Paratiho Luxury Lodge, Upper Moutere - click here

Exclusive, private ‘Hollywood’ guest Lodge

Assisted with preparation and opening of the Lodge

Setting procedures, processed and implementation

Reporting to the Owner/Operators and Executive Chef.

Private Business.

 

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