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Rhonda Kite

Producer [Te Aupouri]

Producer Rhonda Kite founded company Kiwa Media Group, which developed a successful programme to aid dubbing and dialogue recording, and made long-running Māori Television arts series Kete Aronui. Kite's award-winning slate of documentaries includes films on the Ōtara community, gangs, whāngai, and squeegee bandits. Kiwa Digital went on to focus on creating interactive books for mobile devices.

Rhonda is a great modern-day example [of political astuteness and business savvy] — a Māori woman who owns and manages a substantial multi-media enterprise ... MP Ruth Dyson pays tribute to Kite at the launch of Mana Wahine week, 2004