James

Operations - Costing - Quotes
Rugby Historian

JAMIE STEEL

Started In The Freight Forwarding Industry: 1979.
Favourite Foods: I am a food junkie, cooking and eating enjoy all cuisines (but hate donuts).
Favourite Tipple/Drink: A cold Heineken and a good Vino.
Sports/Activities Outside Work I’m Involved With: Golf, Cycling and ex Rugby & Cricket.
Sports I’ll Go Out Of My Way To Tune Into: Rugby & Cricket along with high class competitions like the Olympics.
Other Stuff On TV I Like To Watch: Comedy, Cooking & Sport.
N.Z’s Greatest Sporting Moment Was?: I have a few. Lance Cairns MCG 1982/83 6 Sixes in 10 balls – best smash over the Aussies, Shane Bond 6 for 23 v Aussie – Port Elizabeth 2003, Hamish Carter’s Olympic Gold in Athens 2004 – best 1 – 2 finish by Kiwis in the Olympics, Chris Lewis’s win over Kevin Curran at Wimbledon 1983 – best tennis memory by a Kiwi, Most All Blacks Victories.
Music I’m Into: Van Morrison, Neil Young, Stones you know the really good stuff from when music was played by musicians and not created in a talent quest.
Music That Should Be Banned?: Computer generated garbage.
My Dream Car: VW T1 21 Window Sunroof Deluxe Samba Micro Bus or Vespa Scooter 946 2014.
My Dream Holiday: Within NZ, Tata Beach in Golden Bay or the Marlborough Sounds. I am a big fan of Travel. Free time travel within Europe, just book the airfare and then worry about where and how we get around when you get there I also really enjoy an Island holiday here in the South Pacific.


rhonda

Customs Broker

RHONDA GENET

Started In The Freight Forwarding Industry: 2000.
Favourite Foods: Roast Pork, Brandy Snaps.
Favourite Tipple/Drink: Gin & Tonic or Marlbourgh, Savignon Blanc.
Sports/Activities Outside Work I’m Involved With: Classic Cars.
Sports I’ll Go Out Of My Way To Tune Into: Netball.
Other Stuff On TV I Like To Watch: Criminal Minds, Unforgettable, Nashville, Mrs Brown’s Boys – the list goes on.
N.Z’s Greatest Sporting Moment Was?: There’s more to life than sports.
Music I’m Into: A mixed range depending on my mind set at the time – definitely not rap.
Music That Should Be Banned?: Punk and Heavy Metal.
My Dream Car: 1958 Corevette – but reality is a 2014 Suzuki Grand Vitra.
My Dream Holiday: Was in 2011, UK, Italy including Venice, Rome and on a cruise ship around the Mediteranian.


paul-gilbert

Sales Quotes
Minister of Propoganda, Office Technophobe

PAUL GILBERT

Started In The Freight Forwarding Industry: 1980.
Favourite Foods: Mums Roast with pav (inclusive of raspberries).
Favourite Tipple/Drink: Guinness and dark craft beers.
Sports/Activities Outside Work I’m Involved With: Play football, like getting my knees dirty. Get into the occasional endurance race over summer as the body permits. Love the outdoors, walking, fishing. backpacking and travel. Started to dabble in Toastmasters, writing a book or two. Easily bored.
Sports I’ll Go Out Of My Way To Tune Into: Football, I follow the Phoenix, St Pauli and Everton FC religiously. I’ll generally watch any event N.Z’s competing in, most sport in general. Excepting golf, bowls, netball and rugby sevens.
Other Stuff On TV I Like To Watch: Crime and Investigation and Discovery Channels. ‘Dark’ Scandinavian movies on the Railato, re-runs of the films ‘Babe’ and ‘American Psycho’.
N.Z’s Greatest Sporting Moment Was?: Hamish Carter and Bevan Docherty gold and silver in Athens.
Music I’m Into: I play bass in a punk/metal band. Into a wide range of genres from Frank Zappa, Devo, Wire, Gang of Four right through to funk & classical. Big supporter of Indy Kiwi music, go to gigs all the time.
Music That Should Be Banned?: Rap, Country Rock, Drum and Bass.
My Dream Car: 1969 Mitsubishi Colt 1100ss.
My Dream Holiday: A beer hall at Zappanale Music Festival in Germany, my band playing as the main act at Glastonbury with Radiohead in support.


nicky-franks

Exports - Accounts - Office Manager
Office Mother

NICKY FRANKS

Started In The Freight Forwarding Industry: 1984.
Favourite Foods: Thai, French.
Favourite Tipple/Drink: Gin, Majhito, Margaretias.
Sports/Activities Outside Work I’m Involved With: Walking.
Sports I’ll Go Out Of My Way To Tune Into: Rugby.
Other Stuff On TV I Like To Watch: Cooking shows, documentaries, architechual history.
N.Z’s Greatest Sporting Moment Was?: 1974 Commonwealth Games.
Music I’m Into: Rock.
Music That Should Be Banned?: Rap.
My Dream Car: VW Tiguan or a Mercedes CLX.
My Dream Holiday: Italy and Greek Islands.


kezia

Customer Service - Apprentice Lunch Picker

Kezia Hewitt

Started In The Freight Forwarding Industry: This year!
Favourite Foods: Anything sweet, particularly anything with an nice butter icing.
Favourite Tipple/Drink: A margarita, shaken or stirred.
Sports/Activities Outside Work I’m Involved With: Ultimate Frisbee, I try and give surfing a go but I’m pretty terrible and I’m also a coach for the Special Olympics.
Sports I’ll Go Out Of My Way To Tune Into: Fight nights and rugby.
Other Stuff On TV I Like To Watch: A good comedy show or high budget movie! I can’t stand tv shows or movies with a low budget, they look terrible and sound terrible.
N.Z’s Greatest Sporting Moment Was?: 100% winning the rugby world cup twice in a row, what an achievement!
Music I’m Into: Anything with a funky beat that’s from within the last 20 years. I’ll give anything a go but probably prefer the classic mainstream music.
Music That Should Be Banned?: Violent rap or head thrashing metal
My Dream Car: Anything better than my 91’ Mazda
My Dream Holiday: Anywhere in the world with sun, a nice surf and unlimited supply to cocktails. Portugal has got to be one of my favourite places in the world, I’d go back there in a heartbeat.


darron-burns

Sales and Marketing - Sole Office Ectomorph

DARRON BURNS

Started In The Freight Forwarding Industry: 1988.
Favourite Foods: Mum’s Pavlova.
Favourite Tipple/Drink: Beer – a nice cool lager.
Sports/Activities Outside Work I’m Involved With: Cycling road, cyclo cross, running.
Sports I’ll Go Out Of My Way To Tune Into: Tour defrance.
Other Stuff On TV I Like To Watch: Good solid dramas eg. Broadchurch.
N.Z’s Greatest Sporting Moment Was?: Peter Snells double Olympic gold in 1964 Tokyo Olympics.
Music I’m Into: Morrissery, Straightjacket Fits, Nick Cave, PJ Harvey, Hite Hex, Metric, Throwing Muses.
Music That Should Be Banned?: Country.
My Dream Car: Ummm not really into cars but bikes that’s a whole different story say at push a Jaguar XK coupe 5.0 V8.
My Dream Holiday: Family trip to Europe for 6 weeks – France, Spain, Italy.


tanya

Customer Service

TANYA SHERWOOD

Started In The Freight Forwarding Industry: 1979.
Favourite Foods: Beetroot, Chocolate.
Favourite Tipple/Drink: Coruba, Jagermeister.
Sports/Activities Outside Work I’m Involved With: Reading, playing pool, travelling.
Sports I’ll Go Out Of My Way To Tune Into: Rugby, Cricket, League.
Other Stuff On TV I Like To Watch: Big Bang Theory, Jones Channel.
N.Z’s Greatest Sporting Moment Was?: Winning Rugby World Cup 2011.
Music I’m Into: Pink, Adele, Queen, Jessie J.
Music That Should Be Banned?: Head Banging stuff.
My Dream Car: Ferrari.
My Dream Holiday: Hawaii.

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