About us

HRD is New Zealand’s leading source of news, opinion and analysis for today’s HR professional.

Delivered exclusively online to New Zealand’s Human Resource professional community. Human Resources Director provides a real-time web service that keeps time poor professionals up-to-date with the latest breaking news, cutting edge opinion, and expert analysis affecting both their business, and their industry as a whole. HRD provides a e-newsletter service, delivered to inboxes daily. It includes exclusive need-to-know developments from area such as teambuilding, recruitment, leadership, international hiring, IR laws, training and development, employee engagement, rewards and recognitions, social media developments, HR Technology, corporate health salary packaging & general market up-dates.

An HR industry hub, HRD also offers fresh and informative multi-media news and commentary, practical articles and features to assist with developing businesses, a popular industry forum for online discussions and debate, and industry-specific research and reports. HRD is more than just another news service: it’s vision is to engage with the industry’s grassroots – the HR professionals themselves – to gain unprecedented daily insights from key practitioners on the developments and trends of an increasingly diverse professional landscape. Leveraging off two decades of business publishing experienced gained by multinational publishing firm Key Media.

About Key Media

Key Media delivers world-class content through various multimedia channels including print, online and events.

Key Media is a rapidly growing media company with offices in Sydney, Auckland, Bangalore, Denver, London, Manila, Singapore and Toronto serving a range of professional services markets across the Asia-Pacific region, North America and UK.

The organisation’s products operate across key business verticals including Finance, Legal, Education, Property and Human Resources, bringing product providers and business communities together through print media, events and online. Key Media has an unquestioned reputation for delivering high-quality, timely information in whatever format best suits our customers.

Key Media has grown from the launch publisher of a single B2B magazine to a global business media company with an ever-growing portfolio of market-leading products. Key Media prides itself on its entrepreneurial culture, creating innovative products for the industries in which we operate.

Central to our business model is a truly platform-neutral approach to media communication. Whether audiences wish to communicate through the pages of a magazine, face-to-face at events or conferences, or online through the latest in cutting-edge technology, Key Media has a product to suit their needs.

Other publications
As a specialist publishing company, we also produce trade publications for professional niche markets such as legal, insurance, human resources and the mortgage industry. Titles include:

  • Australian Broker
  • Canadian Mortgage Professional
  • Mortgage Professional Australia
  • Insurance Business America
  • Insurance Business Australia
  • Insurance Business Canada
  • Canadian HR Reporter
  • Canadian Employment Law Today
  • Canadian Occupational Safety
  • Canadian Lawyer
  • Canadian Lawyer InHouse
  • Lexpert Special Editions
  • Wealth Professional Canada

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New Zealand - Head Office
8 Commerce Street Level 4, Suite 404, Auckland 1143, New Zealand