About Alexandra Park

125 Years of Experience

The Auckland Trotting Club Inc. is a 125 year old club that operates a membership based organisation which owns and operates the premier venue for Harness Racing in the North Island and races most Friday nights of the year.

Auckland Trotting Club Inc. is operated by a member elected board consisting of a President, Vice-President and seven other directors. The CEO of the organisation is hired by the board and reports to the board on a monthly basis.

With an annual turnover of $22M, and an asset base of $130M, the organisation employs over 300 staff and operates a medium sized business that focuses on Harness Racing, Property Development, Venue Management via a Function Centre (with a considerable in-house Food & Beverage business), The Alex Bar and Eatery and one of the most successful TAB’s in New Zealand.

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Values

Our Mission & Values

To create the ultimate harness racing, entertainment, hospitality and lifestyle precinct for Auckland with profits being utilised to ensure the sustainability and legacy of Harness Racing.

RESPECT

For our members, racing community, sponsors, customers, suppliers, stakeholders and each other.

ETHICAL

We will act always in an ethical and honest manner with everyone we engage with and with our staff.

PRIDE

We will ensure that we offer the ultimate guest experience whether it is through our service, our racing or our dealings with customers, stakeholders or the industry.

DELIVER

We will deliver what we say and exceed the expectations in any way we can for the members.

Governance

The Board of Directors is elected by the membership and is responsible for the governance of the club.

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Bruce carter

Bruce Carter

President
Rod

Rod Croon

Vice President
Ross

Ross Johnson

Director
Derek

Derek Balle

Director
Jamie MacKinnon RESIZED

Jamie MacKinnon

Director
Laurie Peckham

Laurie Peckham

Appointed Director
Graham Harford Resized

Graham Harford

Appointed Director

MANAGEMENT TEAM

Dom

Dominique Dowding

Chief Executive Officer
Byron

Byron Waring

Chief Financial Officer
Regan

Regan Cotter

Racing Manager
Joel

Joel Reichardt

Sales & Marketing Manager
Chris Paul

Chris Paul

Food & Beverage Manager
John

John Farrier

Property Manager
Karen

Karen Blanchard

General Manager, Franklin Park Training Centre
Cathy

Cathy Gubb

Human Resources Manager
Catrina

Catrina Isiah

Executive Assistant & Secretary to the Board

Careers at Alexandra Park

We are a dynamic, changing, diverse organisation employing approximately 300+ employees on a full time, part time and casual basis. It is an exciting time as we continue to grow as one of New Zealand’s leading providers of premier racing, hospitality, entertainment and events management.

If you are interested in working at Alexandra Park, please submit your CV using the form to your right or email Cathy Gubb, our HR Manager. You can also browse our current vacancies here.

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