Master of Ceremonies - Joe Hollander
Joe Hollander is a founding (1977) member of NZOQ and has served on the old Manawatu Branch Committee and as a Director, National Vice-President and Board Chair of NZOQ, since re-joining the Board in 2004. Prior to that, he served on the advisory Audit and Risk sub-committee for NZOQ and as MC for a number of Quality and related conferences held throughout New Zealand over the past 20-30 years.
Joe is now a retired professional (civil and industrial) engineer, who continues as a director, trustee, chair and member of a number of not-for-profit community organisations, boards and trusts. He was made a Life Fellow of the NZ Institute of Management (NZIM) in 2003, an Honorary Life Member of NZOQ in 2005 and is one of the few elected Fellows of the World Academy of Productivity Science (1991) in New Zealand, in recognition of his contribution and service to these Organisations. He is delighted to be the Master of Ceremonies for the 2016 APQO (Rotorua, New Zealand) Conference.