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Local Focus A Tātau Kōrero: Ying Foon

Born and bred in Tūranganui-a-Kiwa, Ying Foon has come from a background of hard work and resilience. Her parents were migrants to Aotearoa and were market gardeners. Known as the retiring mayor Meng Foon’s wife, Ying is the silent support to her husband and is an accomplished businesswoman herself. After selling the Makaraka Vege Shop, she and her sister continues the adage of hard work running their own business, The Dollar Dream Shop.

NZ Herald Local Focus