Bromhead, Peter, 1933-
Cartoonist for the Dominion, Urbus and Waikato Business Monthly. Cartoonist for the Auckland Star for 15 years starting in the 1970s. Head of Bromhead Design, furniture importers and commercial interior designers, with outlets in Auckland, Wellington, Sydney and Hong Kong. First cartoon was published in the New Zealand Listener in 1954. MNZM HonFID FDINZ. Draws editorial and pocket cartoons for The Auckland Herald, The Herald on Sunday, and The Marlborough Express. He also writes and illustrates weekly for The Auckland Herald Business supplement. His work also appears on international sites. In 2001 He was awarded the Prince Hendrik Medal of Honor for his services to design. In 2010 he was made a Life Fellow of The Designer's Institute and in 2011 he was made an Honorary Fellow of Industry Design by the Waiariki Institute. He is a former finalist of the Ernst &Young Entrepreneurial Awards and The Benson & Hedges Art Award. He has published 10 books including 3 children's books. He is currently working with Stanford University co-ordinating the opening of a centre of innovation and design excellence in Taupo. Bromhead is a Company Director of Bromhead Design and Graphenzo Publishing Limited, publishing work on Amazon Kindle. He resides in Auckland. He was described by Richard Long, former Editor of The Dominion Post, as probably the best pocket cartoonist operating in the British Commonwealth.