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On the Money: Rob Campbell, Precinct, ASB, Braid and more

Victoria Young
Sat, 03 Apr 2021

SkyCity chair Rob Campbell appointed three new directors this week.
Victoria Young
Sat, 03 Apr 2021
Welcome to On the Money, our weekly column on money and the people making it. Tried and tested?Company director Rob Campbell is controversial in many ways, but his latest eyebrow-raising move is the appointments to the board at SkyCity Entertainment Group.The casino operator announced it will appoint Julian Cook, the former chief executive of Summerset, a company which Campbell chairs.On the Money speculates that if he needs more takers, Campbell could also appoint Grainne Troute, who he first worked with on the Tourism Holdings...

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America's Cup
Not dead yet: Auckland's America's Cup dream
Pattrick Smellie | Fri, 24 Sep 2021

Reports of the death of Mark Dunphy's bid to keep The America's Cup in Auckland may prove premature, although events this week suggest CPR may be required.

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