JOIN EO NEW ZEALAND

Membership in the Entrepreneurs’ Organization is by invitation only.


Prospective members must first apply to their local chapter to ensure they meet the Entrepreneurs’ Organisation membership criteria. You can enquire below or find out more by speaking to our chapter administrator on admin@eonewzealand.org

Once you have completed your enquiry form, the chapter administrator will then contact you for an interview and make a decision on your application. If accepted, you will gain access to Forum training and meetings, chapter and Global events, and a wide variety of other exclusive benefits. Within your first three months, you will also receive an orientation which will include a welcome package and introductory calls from Global staff. During your first few months of joining, you will go through Forum training and be placed in a Forum group.

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EO GLOBAL MEMBERSHIP QUALIFYING CRITERIA

EO membership is by invitation only, limited to those that are the founder, co-founder, owner or controlling shareholder of a company.

Your business must gross more than US $1 million annually.

EO NEw ZEALAND MEMBERSHIP QUALIFYING CRITERIA

Be the founder, co-founder, owner or controlling shareholder of a:

  • Company which grosses more than NZ$1.4 million per annum  

  • Venture-backed company which has raised more than NZ$2.5 million privately or NZ$6 million publicly

  • Non-profit organisation with greater than NZ$1.2million operating budget and at least 10 full time employees. 

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ANNUAL EO GLOBAL AND CHAPTER DUES
(PRORATED AT TIME OF JOINING)

New Zealand fees are linked to global fees in USD, but are approximately NZ$6,500 per annum (+gst), pro-rated for month of joining. 

Upon joining, there will be initiation fee of approximately $5,000 (+gst).

If you’d like to talk about it, contact Sussan Ockwell, Membership Chair
at Sussan@Optimism.co.nz  or 64 21 355 150