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Women of Influence

Rising through the ranks

Corina Bruce When computer science graduate Corina Bruce joined the Navy in 1983, she was sailing into uncharted waters.

Olympian drives prefab growth

pamelabell_thumb Former snowboarder Pamela Bell knows all about trailblazing and is applying the lessons learned to her new cause.

CEOs Uncovered: Victoria Crone

Victoria Crone_thumb2 Xero's multi-sport-loving managing director is ready to steer the company towards a US listing.

Stories to tell young women

Jess - Architect New book and website exposes challenges for women working in all-male environments.

Wild in city's heartland

Karen Fifield They say you should never work with children or animals, but Karen Fifield has done both.

Opinion poll

Do you think there should be more paid parental leave time?

Yes, lots

Yes, a bit more

No, it's fine

Vote Result

Related story: Call to means test paid parental leave

About the awards

women of influence Now in its second year, the awards celebrate bold, energetic women who are helping shape New Zealand and its future.

Meet the judges

These awards would not be possible without the knowledge and generosity of our judges. Read more about them.

Women of Influence gala dinner

Entry, terms & conditions

What drives Mai Chen?

Mai Chen Top lawyer Mai Chen reveals the childhood force that has driven her to succeed.

Women of Influence finalists

Narrowing down the finalists for the inaugural Women of Influence awards was never going to be easy.

Top honours for leading Aus women

Woinz Emerging Leader Mahsa Mohaghegh

Cricket boss a big winner

Boss of NZ 2015 Cricket World Cup campaign is supreme winner of Women of Influence awards.