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New WPMA Chair elected

3 June 2022
After serving as the Wood Processors & Manufacturers Association of NZ’s Chair (and previously the Wood Processors Association) for the last nine years, Brian Stanley has stepped down and retired from his position as Chair. WPMA would like to acknowledge Brian’s outstanding contribution to the organisation as Chair during a time that has experienced significant change within the wood processing and manufacturing industries.

Having spent his working life within the wood processing and manufacturing industries, Brian was able to provide a considerable knowledge and insights on the industry. WPMA wish to acknowledge Brian’s service and effort in leading and guiding the organisation over the years, and wished him well for the future.

WPMA are pleased to announce that John Eastwood has been elected by the Board as WPMA’s new independent Chair. John brings a wealth of knowledge of the building industry in his past role as Head of Pre-Construction Services of XLam and now as the General Manager of Portacom Building Solutions.

Source: WPMA

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