Maynard Marks is proud to invest in up-and-coming talent within New Zealand’s construction industry, encouraging the next generation of property and building consultants. Therefore, we are delighted to award the inaugural Maynard Marks Property and Building Consultancy Scholarship, to two deserving Unitec students, Taani Taufa and Helen Tuipoloa.

Taani and Helen both have a passion for the construction industry and are enthusiastic about the opportunities that working within this industry will offer them to make a real difference within the community.

L to R – Sharmila Shivarathri, Danica McPhee, Taani Taufa, Dominic Rose, Helen Tuipoloa, Stuart Wilson

As part of being awarded the scholarship, Taani and Helen are also provided with mentoring sessions from one of our senior property professionals, across the PM, QS or Design teams.

Maynard Marks Director, Stuart Wilson and three of our volunteer mentors- Danica McPhee, Associate Director Project Management (Education), Dominic Rose, Senior Associate Project Manager and Sharmila Shivarathri, Associate Architectural Designer, met up with Taani and Helen to kick of the mentoring programme.

Stuart is enthusiastic about Maynard Marks providing mentoring to the students. “We are looking forward to the opportunity to assist Taani and Helen, providing practical support and guidance at this important stage of their educational journey”.