Foodstuffs is pleased to announce Ahi McKenzie has joined the business in the role of External Relations Manager. Ahi joins Foodstuffs from Farro Fresh where she was working in the role of Marketing Manager responsible for a growing team preparing the marketing and PR material for the brand.
Ahi was previously the Head of Marketing and Design at The Aromatherapy Company which saw her developing home fragrance products and managing production in New Zealand and Asia for both the local and international markets. Ahi’s previous experience is primarily in design having studied a Bachelor of Design at Auckland University of Technology but her roles at The Aromatherapy Company and Farro Fresh have given her a strong grounding in communications and a wide range of skills across both FMCG and Retail.
Ahi joins the Foodstuffs External Relations team and will be working across the two Foodstuffs companies (Foodstuffs North Island and Foodstuffs South Island) managing and delivering a wide range of initiatives across the key brands; New World, PAK’nSAVE and Four Square.
Antoinette Laird, Head of External Relations, Foodstuffs (NZ) Ltd says, “We are thrilled that Ahi is joining the team. Not only does she have a broad range of skills to offer, her creative background is a real asset. We are constantly looking for new and exciting ways we can surprise and delight our customers and Ahi’s fresh view on how we can go about this is very much welcomed.”