logs4jobs launch at CoLab 2017

Rachael Newfield and Warrwick Quinn are getting behind the logs4jobs drive to encourage more women in to timber high skill roles.

Rachael Newfield is Chief Executive of Carter Holt Harvey Woodproducts New Zealand. Rachael leads a diverse timber processing organisation employing over 1200 across New Zealand. Rachael is excited to attend the PrefabNZ CoLab this year and proud to share with you the Women in work imitative that CHH Woodproducts has participated in producing.

Rachael has held a number of senior management roles and has broad experience in manufacturing across supply chain, logistics, operations, sales and marketing. Through her extensive career spanning many industries, primarily in heavy manufacturing businesses, her roles have included Strategist, Supply Chain Manager, General Manager and CE.

Outside of work Rachael and her husband Mike have three school age children who keep them busy and as a family enjoy spending time in the outdoors.

Warwick Quinn is the chief executive of the Building and Construction Industry Training Organisation. He is the former chief executive of Motor Trade Association and Registered Master Builders Association. He has also held the positions of General Manager Regulatory in Land Information New Zealand and the statutory positions of Valuer-General and Chief Crown Property Officer. He has worked in local authorities, multi-national property companies and banks. A registered valuer by profession he is a past chair of the Valuers Registration Board and a Fellow of the New Zealand Institute of Valuers and the Property Institute of NZ. Warwick also holds a MBA from Henley Management College in the UK.

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