Local award winning businessman Simon Goodall is running for the local board of Papakura for Papakura First. Simon was the winner in last years business awards for leadership for his business Dog Guru which has 40 staff across NZ and Australia
"Going for local council is something I am hugely passionate about. Papakura is my community, I grew my international business from here, I know the community as I also volunteer one day as a budgeter, I have brought up my children here and now want to give something back to the community" Simon says. "I am passionate about making sure we have a safe community, increased employment opportunities for Papakura and to ensure our youth are the best they can be.
Simon is running with Papakura First with other members Graham Purdy, Bill McEntee, Michael Turner, Katrina Win and Stuart Britnall. Papakura First is also endorsed by Callum Penrose and Sir Joh Walker.
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