Nickname: No body has told me yet!
Years of Service: Since September 2003
Quality time for me is: Spending time with my kids and anytime spent in the back country / mountains
Hobbies: Hunting, Hiking, Mountain biking and Fishing
I have lived in the Ashburton district all of my life, coming from a rural background. I have a great interest in the outdoors as my hobbies indicate. I have explored a lot of the Canterbury back country, mainly hunting etc.
I have 3 children, two boys and one girl who get to come along for adventures into the back country. They now have a mutual interest in hunting & fishing strangely enough lol.
My Motto: A man can never have too many guns
Pet Hates: Monday mornings! Please don't ring me until coffee has reached the brain.
Nickname: Havo, plus others that you don’t need to know
Years of Service: Since June 1999
Quality time for me is: With the family, holidaying and just relaxing
Hobbies: Golf, motorbikes, camping and sharing time with my two boys and watching Canterbury win again!
I have lived in Ashvegas for the last 13 years after shifting around the South Island with previous employment. I have been married to Janine for 24 years and we have two boys aged 12 & 15.
I enjoy watching my boys playing Soccer, Golf, Drums, Guitar and just being boys.
My Motto: Great meeting new friends, through work relationships.
Pet Hates: Slow drivers and Negative people.
Nickname: "Big Fella" or CD
Years of Service: Since June 2011
Quality time for me is: Family time, yearly trips to the Fiji Islands with my wife and friends.
Hobbies: My Anglia restoration project, Long Board surfing (semi-retired), gardening, moutain bike riding, Sea fishing (not enough!)
Born & bred in Otago. Canterbury has been home for the past 22 years (rugby is easy: which ever of the two provinces win on the day)
My Motto: "We are here for a short time, so make it a good time"
Pet Hates: Traffic that are turning left that stay in the middle of the road!!
Shinneal van Kampen
Years of Service: The newest member at CM - July 2012
Quality time for me is: Spending time with friends and family doing things that will make great memories for when I am old!!
Hobbies: Fishing, 5 star camping at Raglan in our permanent Caravan with shower, cruising in the Classic, and enjoying a fine drop of wine!
I have lived in Hamilton for most of my life, where I currently reside with my partner, Deane. I have no two legged children but have a very important miniature foxy called Charlie Brown, you will see him in the CM ute. We also have a very posh cat named Posh! I enjoy all types of salt sea fishing and have some wonderful memories that I will share with you sometime. I enjoy travelling, meeting new people and laughing so much my stomach hurts.
My Motto: Life is like a camera: Just focus on what's important and capture the good times, develop from the negatives and if things don't work out, just take another shot.
Pet Hates: Buying takeaway coffee, to get in your car, drive down the road and take your first sip and it tastes like ........................
Years of Service: Since February 2006
Quality time for me is: Playing and watching almost any sport and hanging out with mates.
Hobbies: Squash, cricket, golf and lawn bowls
Nickname: None that I know of
Years of Service: Since June 2009
Quality time for me is: Relaxing, beers with the boys, watching motorsport
Hobbies: Motorcycling, tramping and beers with the boys
I have been married to my lovely wife Marie for 33 years and we have two children and three grandchildren
My Motto: Don't knock it if you haven't tried it
Nickname: Dave (it's a long story .......)
Years of Service: Since September 2011
Quality time for me is: Relaxing, listening to music and watching movies.
Hobbies: Travelling, classic cars and music.
My Motto: Believe that you can and you are half way there.
Years of Service: Since May 2009
Quality time for me is: Jetboating, fishing and the great outdoors.
Hobbies: River fishing, Game bird shooting and Jet Boating
I have been employed with the CM company for nearly three years as a member of the Warehouse team. My position here is to ensure adequate stock is maintained on shelves for the sales team. This involves collecting different items and making boxed and blister packs and kits ready to the customer to assemble.
Years of Service: Since November 2010
Quality time for me is: Time spent with family, especially my Granddaughter Olivia, and friends. Listening to my sons music.
Hobbies: My interest include playing Soccer, Tennis, Athletic, most Sport, Travel and Music
Nickname: Nick; or whatever my youngest child decides to rename me
Years of Service: Since May 2009
Quality time for me is: Spending time with my family
Hobbies: Netball, squash (playing when I'm fit & able enough), walking and just being outdoors as much as I can
Alot of my spare time is spent following the musical and sporting interests of my children; which I thoroughly enjoy!
My Motto: Life is not a practice run - Enjoy!!
Pet Hates: Slow drivers and bad coffee!!