Craig is a third generation Taupo-nui-a-Tia local with Cook Island whakapapa.
Graduating with a Bachelor of Management Studies at University of Waikato, Craig has worked in senior FMCG roles with Nestle, Lion and SunRice.
His seafood industry work has been establishing the business development strategy, brand development, marketing and innovation for Prepared Foods including the expansion of the ready to eat meals business. Craig is married to Jenny and has two children.
Nō te whakatupuranga tuatoru o tōna whānau e noho nei ki Taupō Nui a Tia a Craig, ā, he whakapapa Kuki Airani tōna. I puta ia i te Whare Wānanga o Waikato me te Tohu Akoranga Whakahaere, ā, kua mahi ia i ngā tūranga mātaamua Rawa
Kiritaki Hohoro i Nestle, Lion me SunRice.
Ko tana mahi i te ūmanga kaimoana ko te whakatū i te rautaki whakawhanake pākihi, te whakawhanake tohu, te whakatairanga me ngā mahi atamai mō Prepared Foods pēnei me te whakawhānuitanga o te pākihi kai rite-kia-kainga. Kua moea rāua ko Jenny, ā, tokorua ngā tamariki.