22 June, 2015

New Zealand Media and Entertainment (NZME) is partnering with ASB to deliver the ultimate corporate rugby-enthusiast event, the Legends in Black Dinner brought to you by ASB. As New Zealand readies itself for the defence of the All Blacks’ RWC world champion title, this will be an unforgettable evening of dinner and conversation.

NZME has secured a top class line-up of rugby icons in Sir Graham Henry, Sir Brian Lochore, Stephen Donald and Jonah Lomu with the evening emceed by Radio Sport’s Andrew Mulligan.

NZME Chief Executive, Jane Hastings says guests will be able to relive the moments of glory, the defeats and hear the panel’s 2015 predictions for the All Blacks.

“We’re thrilled to have ASB partner with us to enable this calibre of sporting greats. All are incredibly well respected regarding their part of New Zealand rugby history and to have them together in one room will be something special.”

“As an All Black sponsor, ASB is delighted to be playing a role in celebrating some of New Zealand’s most memorable sporting moments in this landmark year for New Zealand Rugby,” says Roger Beaumont, ASB’s Executive General Manager for Marketing & Communications.

The 500 person dinner will be hosted at Eden Park on Thursday 23 July with the other event partners include The New Zealand Herald and Radio Sport.


23 July, 6pm – 10:30pm

Eden Park

Tables of 10 are $4,600 including GST

For more information visit www.legendsinblack.co.nz 

To secure a table contact events@nzme.co.nz or phone 09 367 6151 extn 36151



For further information please contact:

Niki Schuck PR

+64 21 911 332







About New Zealand Media and Entertainment (NZME)

NZME is New Zealand Media and Entertainment. It brings together New Zealand’s leading radio, publishing, digital and e-commerce brands that were once known under APN New Zealand, TRN and GrabOne. NZME has over 30 websites and an extensive national digital audience reach of over 1.9million* people every month.   

NZME Publishing houses New Zealand’s number one daily newspaper, The New Zealand Herald, The Herald on Sunday and 30 regional and community titles throughout the country. NZME produces New Idea, Girlfriend and That’s Life magazines.

NZME Radio is New Zealand’s market leader for radio advertising solutions delivered across strong radio and online brands. Based on the independent commercial radio station survey conducted by TNS, NZME operate the number one national network, Newstalk ZB and have three of the top five networks with the most listeners – Newstalk ZB, The Hits and Coast. Other networks are ZM, Hauraki, Flava and Radio Sport, in total they operates more than 130 stations in New Zealand. NZME also has an all-in-one digital radio service iHeartRadio, which is one of the leading, all-in-one digital service in the United States. NZME is 100% owned by APN News & Media.



*Source: Nielsen CMI Fused Q1 14 – Q4 14 March