Venture Taranaki Trust Chair Robin Brockie has been awarded a Queen's Service Medal for his contribution to the Taranaki community

Venture Taranaki Trust Chair Robin Brockie has been awarded a Queen's Service Medal for his contribution to the Taranaki community, in the 2016 Queen's Birthday Honours.

The award recognises Robin's many years of service to a number of valued community and arts and cultural organisations, and as a Board Member and, since 2011, Board Chair of Venture Taranaki through a period of considerable growth and diversificaiton in the regional economy.

The executive and team at Venture Taranaki offer their congratulations to Robin.