BRIAN MCKEOWN

QUALIFICATIONS/CAREER: College: Westlake Boys, Commission Agency Company (30 Years), national sales manager Atlantis Bathroom Style, owner Zip Plumbing Plus Tauranga

WHAT DO YOU DO? Manufacturing and marketing of showers to the plumbing & building industry

WHAT CONTRIBUTION/S DO YOU MAKE TO BTGP? Support and advisory

WHAT DOES ‘THE BRIDGE THE GAP PROJECT' MEAN TO YOU? Helping youth to achieve goals they never thought possible

WHAT INSPIRED YOU TO SUPPORT BTGP? The people involved

WHAT VALUES WOULD YOU LIKE TO BE KNOWN FOR? Giving back to the community, supporting others were possible, bring connections who have the financial ability to help us help youth help themselves

WHAT DO YOU KNOW TO BE TRUE? You can’t be a taker all your life, you have to give back

WHAT’S THE WORST ADVICE YOU’VE EVER BEEN GIVEN? ‘You can’t do that!’