Rob Drent the Editor of our local paper, – The Devonport Flagstaff will be speaking on his recent initiative and funding push for “Keeping the Bastards Honest” and also the trials and tribulations of running a quality suburban newspaper.
The Devonport Flagstaff is owner-operated. Publisher/Editor Rob Drent, a journalist for 25 years, has been at the helm since October 1997. He has worked in New Zealand and England on community, daily and Sunday newspapers, and magazines, including the Auckland Sun, Dominion Post and Sunday Star-Times.
“ Business on Toast” is presented by Devonport Rotary and Devonport Business Association the fourth Friday of every 2nd month for business & interested people living or working in and around Devonport.
The breakfast will be held at Corelli’s Cafe Devonport Friday 31 July, 7am to 8am.Coffee available from 6.30am. Please bring $20 cash along with you and this will cover a full breakfast.
These breakfasts are extremely popular as they provide a means to meet many of your fellow Devonport Residents. If you would like to join us please RSVP today to, with ‘Business on Toast’ in the subject line. Numbers are limited so booking will be essential