Business Mentors New Zealand (BMNZ) have a diverse pool of mentors in each region with a variety of backgrounds who are willing to give their time to engage in a mentoring relationship, utilising their skills and experience to help small business owners.

To register for a Business Mentor you must be a NZ resident and meet one of the below criteria.

a. Be the owner of an existing small business (0 – 19 employees)

b. Have a startup business idea that I intend to pursue

c. Be a decision-making executive officer in a social enterprise

BMNZ mentors are experienced businesspeople who understand the highs and lows of business having been on their own business development journey and bringing with them experience you will benefit from.

A Mentor acts as a:

  • Guide
  • Advocate
  • Empathetic ear
  • Supporter
  • Facilitator
  • Sounding Board
  • Catalyst for change