Amplify is the economic development agency for the Taupō District and we exist to grow the local economy. We leverage Taupō’s natural advantages and work with business and stakeholders to champion sustainable growth throughout the district.
Our vision is that Taupō is a vibrant and prosperous district, where both talent and business thrive.
As an independent charitable trust, Amplify is led by Chairman Jo Bransgrove and an experienced Board, who collectively hold insight into the key industries in our district. The Amplify team is led by CEO, Rick Keehan with team members each having a clear area of expertise and focus including innovation and entrepreneurship, business growth and support, sector development and capability building.
Amplify’s three-year strategic plan frames up our six key pillars of work

Upcoming Events

  • Destination Management Plan Hui - Turangi
    Mon, 30 May
    Tūrangi Senior Citizens Hall
    30 May, 5:30 pm
    Tūrangi Senior Citizens Hall, 83 Turangi Town Centre, Tūrangi 3334, New Zealand
    Destination Great Lake Taupo, the marketing arm of the Taupo District Council is preparing Te Ihirangi - A strategic Destination Management Plan. This hui is a chance to have your say on what is important to you and what you would like to see as part of the Taupo Region Destination Management Plan.
  • Export Week
    Tue, 14 Jun
    Suncourt Hotel & Conference Centre
    14 Jun, 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
    Suncourt Hotel & Conference Centre, 14 Northcroft Street, Taupō 3330, New Zealand
    Amplify is pleased to launch, for the first time, a Taupo District Export Week. The theme for the week is ‘THINK BIG”. The events for our Export Week are aimed at promoting export awareness as well as to inspire the next exporters in the Taupo District.
  • Turangi Careers and Employment Expo
    27 Oct, 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
    Tūrangi Gym, 83 Turangi Town Centre, Tūrangi 3334, New Zealand
    Save the date - More details to come