Annah Stretton, author Wise Heart: Ten Strategies for Success in Business and Life, is one of New Zealand’s best known and most successful businesswomen, voted Veuve Clicquot Businesswoman of the Year in 2009. Stretton runs her own chain of clothing stores, exports overseas, and also heads a publishing business, the flagship of which is Her magazine. She is a mentor of other women through the Her Business networks, a philanthropist and an engaging public speaker. She lives and mostly works in Morrinsville, Waikato, with her husband, Tony. See www.annahstretton.co.nz.