This podcast features David Bulling, Director, Cook Brothers Construction. His first venture was in owning and managing one of New Zealand’s largest volume pubs at 21. David went onto develop and operate 11 pubs and restaurants outlets across New Zealand. Through hospitality, construction and engineering endeavours, David has led a trailblazing entrepreneurial path fuelled by his maverick imagination.
“We surround ourselves with good people, whether that’s been mates we know, but also hire people with different strengths. We all work really hard and take some risks” – David Bulling
This podcast explores David’s incredible success to date, his humbleness, who he aspires to, what motivates him the most, innovation in construction and how he manages stress.
Enjoy hearing learning from a unique and amazing entrepreneurial journey!
Shaun McCambridge – Inspirational Leaders Podcast
Shaun McCambridge is the Managing Director of Stellar Recruitment, a devoted husband and father to four spritely children. Shaun created the Inspirational Leaders series to inspire emerging leaders and to shine a light on what it takes to be an inspirational leader.
Recommended from this episode:
- David Bulling
- Cook Brothers Construction
- Captain Cook Pub
- Construction and Engineering
- High End Hospitality
- Property Development
- Surround yourself with good people
- Work hard
- Work ethics
- John Holmes, John Holland Group
- Innovation in Construction
- Managing stress
- Why it’s important to wear a uniform
- Where do you spend your time
- Get excited about your success
- Family time
- Ice Hockey
- Queenstown Skiing
- Managing people
- Business coach or mentor
- Establishing business structure
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