About us

Who are we?

img_com01Powder Ski Japan is operated by Global Net NZ, a private limited company established in 2002 by Hiroshi Ueda and is one of the largest inbound Ski Tour Operators in New Zealand, handling approximately 10% of the inbound Japanese Ski Market.

For the past 10 years, we were and are still proud of being creative and different in the heart of the New Zealand. We are working continuously to meet such challenges and merge into the new World of Travel, implementing the highest standards of professionalism through our partnership and by adopting the latest and most sophisticated travel technologies in the Market.

Our dream is to take Global Net NZ beyond the normal stereotypes of travel agents in the region and our efforts so far have been materializing with unmatched successes.

We are proud to present who we are, what we do, and how we do it. With your loyalty and support, we know, the sky is the limit!

Owner Hiro Ueda

Owner - Hiro UedaAn expert Japanese skier, Hiro Ueda was the first person to offer advanced skiing tours in New Zealand to Japanese visitors.
1993-94 Snow Groomer in Happo One Ski Resort at HAKUBA NAGANO, Japan
1994-96 Ski Guide in Whistler, Canada
1996 Ski Guide in Mt Buller, Australia
1996-97 Ski Guide in Zermatt, Switzerland
1997-99 Ski Guide in Southern Lakes Area, New Zealand
2001 Snow Groomer in Norun Ski Resort at Gunma Area, Japan
1996 Western Canada Powder8 Championship Competition
1997 Japan Extreme Ski Competition
1998 New Zealand Remarkables Extreme Ski Competition

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PowderSki Japan is a full service travel company offering luxury corporate and leisure travel services and advisory, striving for client satisfaction by providing the highest level of service delivering efficient detailed oriented travel planning while generating noticeable savings. We believe that the key of success lies in nurturing vendor, employee, partner, and client relationships and establishing a positive work environment conveying happiness for our team and clients all throughout. Our goal is to brand ourselves as providers of the ultimate travel planning experience while becoming a one stop shop for every travel service available in the industry.

Our people

Our people set PowderSki Japan apart from our competitors. Our highly proactive team of Partnership Managers are valued for their knowledge of the industry, ability to analyse travel expenditure and their willingness to manage the negotiation of preferred supplier agreements and go in to bat for our clients. Our exceptional team of Consultants are the front line of PowderSki Japan and provide an end-to-end travel management service, ensuring every journey is a great one with PowderSki Japan.

Contact detail

Address : 1005/79 Airedale Street, Auckland City, 1010, New Zealand >Google map
P.O.Box : 105-155, Auckland City, 1143, Auckland, New Zealand
TEL : 64-9-281-2143
FAX :64-9-366-1946