Our People

Meet the team at Hostservice.

John Strachan

John Strachan

Founder

John founded in Hostservice in 1996, and still is providing valued support to the operations team.

Nick Strachan

Nick Strachan

General Manager

Nick started in 1997 and is now the General manager of our team, taking responsibility for finance and marketing.

Dan Strachan

Dan Strachan

Sales Manager

Dan started in 2000, he is the sales manager and leads the design team. He specializes in the aged care industry.

Mark Strachan

Mark Strachan

Operations Manager

Mark has been working with Hostservice since 2003. He runs the operations team and is responsible for installation and delivery of equipment and projects throughout New Zealand.

Bethany Sorensen

Bethany Sorensen

Marketing Support

Bethany started in 2017 in a sales and marketing support role.

Seddon Smith

Seddon Smith

Sales

Seddon started in 2017, he works in the sales team. His specialist area is oil filtration equipment.

Sinclair Dyer

Sinclair Dyer

Design

Sinclair started in 2023. He works with the sales team to design our kitchens, using ArchiCAD software.

Daryl Smith

Daryl Smith

Project Manager & Technical Support

Daryl manages projects throughout New Zealand and provides technical and after sales support to our clients.

Tony Chadderton-Smith

Tony Chadderton-Smith

Project Manager

Tony is based in Auckland and manages projects in the Upper North Island. His background is in facility maintenance.

Jenny Trewavas

Jenny Trewavas

Administration

Jenny has worked with us since 2013, she looks after our administration and accounts.

Jamie Strachan

Jamie Strachan

Sales

Jamie started at the end of 2021 in the operations team. He now works with the sales team, specialising in food production solutions.

Tim Raikes

Tim Raikes

Operations

Tim's key area of focus is container kitchen delivery and set up along with project installation. He started with Hostservice in 2014.

Clayton Kemp

Clayton Kemp

Operations

Clayton started in 2023. He works in the operations team assisting with installation and delivery.