Following a series of senior international marketing and management positions within the New Zealand Kiwifruit Industry, Tony became involved in the printing and labelling Industry as International Marketing Director for Sinclair International in 1994.
In 1999, Tony returned to New Zealand to head up Jenkins Group, and has been immersed in the general labels and packaging business in both New Zealand and Australia focusing on new business growth ever since. When the Group established Jenkins Freshpac Systems, Tony was appointed Managing Director.
Tony holds a BSc from Massey University, has completed the NZIM Advanced Leadership Programme and has a Certificate in Company Direction from The NZ Institute of Directors. He is currenlty President of Printing Industries NZ and is a Director on the Jenkins Group boards in Australia and New Zealand.
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Jamie Lunam joined Jenkins Freshpac Systems as General Manager in May 2016.
Jamie holds a Bachelor of Management Studies from Waikato University and comes from a background in various roles across the industry.
Previously working at Devan Plastics as Sales and Marketing Manager Jamie went on to become the General Manager. Following his success at Devan, Jamie's most recent role has been at Balance Agri Nutirents as Commercial Manager.
Jamie has recently completed an MBA also with the University of Waikato.
Special Projects Manager
Brett joined Jenkins in 1988, as the original Hawke’s Bay service technician. His early years were spent installing and servicing labelling equipment throughout packhouses in the Lower North Island, as both the apple and kiwifruit industry committed to labelling their product.
In 1995, he relocated to the Bay of Plenty to manage the company’s national service team. Since then he has held various roles – all including service, technical and sales responsibilities.
When not at work, you will find Brett either further developing his Te Puna lifestyle block, or in his workshop pursuing his strong interest in construction, engineering and design.
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Kate has a background as research scientist on commercial projects including innovation at Zespri, and holds a PhD from Massey University in Postharvest Physiology.
Kate joined the Jenkins team in 2006 as Chief Scientist for RipeSense© before moving to Continuous Improvement, Compliance and New Product Development for the Jenkins Group in 2009.
2013 saw Kate move to Tauranga to take the key role of Label Production and Process Manager with Jenkins Freshpac Systems. Her strong focus on processes and lean manufacturing were key mandates for the new plant in Tauriko.
In 2016, as the business looked at its next growth curve, Kate moved into a re-scoped role of Operations Manager, as we continue with the wins in production but add focus on supply chain support for the business and recoginsed increased compliance requirements.
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Technical Services Manager
Bryan joined Jenkins Freshpac Systems in October 2016 as Technical Services Manager. Bryan is a registered electrician and has a strong background in industrial and commercial automation having previously held senior management roles for Honeywell and Kordia NZ Ltd.
Bryan brings a wealth of knowledge in innovative and new processes to continuously improve our service to our customers.
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Sinclair Regional Market Manager
Tom joined the Jenkins Group in 2008 as Sinclair’s New Zealand Country Manager. This followed several years with Zespri, where he held numerous roles; the last being Organic Category Manager.
After many years with the Jenkins Group, Tom has the regional Market Manager role for Sinclair International taking in Australia, Korea and Japan.
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