About Us

Our Team

Emere Wano; Director - Te Whanau-a-Apanui, Te Whakatohea, Ngāti Porou
Tania Murray; Finance Administrator - Te Arawa, Tainui

Tihi bring a wealth of technical skill, knowledge and expreience but the core essence of the company is the importance we place on relationships.  When you engage with us you're not just a client, you become part of our team and we part of yours.

We incorporate a truly professionally unique New Zealand experience in everything we do.


  • Recipients of Best Māori Business in Aotea (Taranaki/Wanganui) district 2007 - Maori Womens Development Inc Business Awards 2007.
  • Highly Commended for Māori Women in Management - Māori Womens Development Inc Business Awards 2007


Tihi is an affiliated member of  NZAEP - New Zealand Association of Event Professionals.


"Such is Emere's level of expertise and professionalism, she was recommended by several organisations to undertake this work on behalf of the Ministry for Culture and Heritage, and Te Puni Kōkiri".
Paula Collins - Project Manager; Waka Maori RWC

"Tihi brings wide knowledge and skill base to project and event management. Strong value based relationships and excellent interpersonal skills".
Garry Nicholas - General Manager Toi Maori Aotearoa

"they went to great lengths to maintain professional and respectful working relationships with all those involved in this high-pressure role. They created an awesome event, on budget and did it with only 8 months lead-in. I believe not very few people could have pulled off such a task". 
Selwyn Parata - Chairperson Te Matatini Society Inc

"Congratulations on another successful Sounds and for being so fantastic to work with and such a wonderful host to our team and international visitors.
We really appreciated your hard work and attention to detail in ensuring the arrangements including accommodation and pick ups etc ran smoothly for our visitors and for presenting a well organised and professional programme.
Thank you for making it all a pleasure!"
Belinda Jones - Senior Adviser International Creative New Zealand