Wednesday, 23rd March, 2016

Manufacturer and supplier of precast concrete components Nauhria Precast Limited emerged victorious from the Westpac Auckland Business Awards Best of the Best 2015, winning the ultimate Supreme Business Excellence Award as well as the Excellence in Innovation category.

With a vision of 'being the best,’ Nauhria Precast Limited first entered a pipeline for success through the Westpac Auckland Business Awards in 2014, achieving the Auckland South finalists’ shortlist forExcellence in Marketing and Excellence in Strategy and Planning.

In 2015, Nauhria extended their achievements to winning Excellence in Innovation, Excellence in Business Leadership and Supreme Winner for Auckland South.

Nauhria Precast Limited supplies the commercial, civil and residential construction sectors with clients in such as Avondale College, Te Awa - The Base, Mitre 10 Mega and Harvard on Hobson.

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“The awards have given Nauhria a valuable third party overview of how we operate – what works and will continue to be effective. They have helped to highlight areas of opportunity and areas of excellence for the whole company to celebrate,” explains general manager Rakesh Nauhria.

The Westpac Auckland Business Awards Best of the Best 2015 recognise and reward outstanding businesses representing best practice drawn from the category winners of all four regions - Auckland North, South, West and Central.

Says Auckland Chamber of Commerce CEO Michael Barnett, “We know that success in business doesn’t just happen. You create success by having good people, good ideas, great vision, solid planning and by taking calculated risks. We applaud the success these Auckland companies have achieved - we can all learn from them.”

Auckland Council’s economic growth agency – Auckland Tourism, Events and Economic Development (ATEED) – partners the Chamber to present the Awards.

Brett O’Riley, ATEED Chief Executive, says ”The Best of the Best evening is a fitting finale for the 2015 Westpac Auckland Business Awards programme, recognising some of Auckland’s top businesses across a wide range of sectors.

“ATEED congratulates these businesses on their awards success and the role they are playing in our region’s economic growth. We look forward to seeing many more Auckland businesses enter the 2016 awards, which are now open for entries.”

“Congratulations to the finalists in this year’s Best of the Best Auckland Westpac Business Excellence Awards," says Karen Silk, Westpac GM Commercial, Corporate & Institutional.

"We're looking at the cream of the crop here. All of these finalists have made an outstanding contribution to the Auckland economy and the competition in this category is fierce.

“These business people have all achieved excellence in their own right and combined, they go a long way to helping grow the New Zealand economy."

More details about the Westpac Auckland Business Awards Best of the Best winners can be found at


Westpac Auckland Business Awards Best of the Best 2015 - WINNERS

Excellence in Innovation Sponsored by Massey University
Nauhria Precast Limited

Excellence in Marketing Sponsored by Mercury Energy
Haka Tours Limited

Best Emerging Business  Sponsored by Air New Zealand
Naveya & Sloane

Excellence in Customer Service Delivery Sponsored by Vodafone New Zealand Limited
Bupa Care Services NZ

Excellence in Strategy and Planning Sponsored by Milmeq
Auckland Trotting Club Inc.

Excellence in Exporting Sponsored by Ports of Auckland Limited
Flintfox International Limited

Excellence in Business Leadership Sponsored by Marsh
Angus Allan, Epicurean Dairy Limited

Supreme Business Excellence Sponsored by Westpac
Nauhria Precast Limited


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