Experienced, innovative, dedicated, reliable
With tenure at some of the biggest promotional product companies in both the UK and NZ, Charlie Nairne has been in the promotional business for 25 years. Charlie has worked in both the direct and the indent wholesale areas of the industry. Attending international trade shows on a regular basis, Charlie is constantly on the lookout for what’s new and relevant to NZ businesses and is our sourcing, indent, shipping and logistics specialist. He spends his "free" time as taxi and cheerleader to his energetic children. Outside of that he sometimes slips in a game of golf and is a diehard supporter of the Arsenal football club.
+64 21 272 7881
Callum Calderwood is Blue Star Promote’s client accounts and relationship manager. When the clients are happy, Callum’s happy. With over 30 years in the print and promotional industry, Callum has an extensive knowledge of the production processes available; he knows where to dig, and how deep - to find the perfect match of innovative ideas, custom products and creative branding solutions for clients. Callum enjoys relaxing at home with his family - Nikki and 9 year old Kerys, having a quiet beer while watching rugby and working on his 1969 VW Beetle.
+64 21 245 6666
Jason has a 'can do' attitude and his focus is to add value where he can. He has over 30 years experience in all forms of print and branded material. With an eye for detail and a focus on brand integrity, quality and customer service, he has worked closely and collaboratively with agencies and marketing teams to achieve results while keeping within clients budgets. He loves hanging out with his wife and two girls, and enjoys playing squash and golf, and will watch almost any sport he can.
+64 274 964316
Katja enjoys a challenging brief and loves the fast pace at which she must balance your budget and lead time! 1 part experienced account manager + 1 part busy sport supporting mum + 2 parts afraid of roller coasters and dry ice + 3 parts dedication.
+64 22 431 4126
INTERNAL ACCOUNT MANAGER
With a background in Graphic Design, Marketing and Administration Jackie easily made the leap to the promotional industry in 2010. Quickly coming to grips with promo she became experienced in sourcing and production, both locally and offshore. Her understanding of artwork, branding processes and product makes her an expert in maximising your brand to its full potential. If she’s not renovating she'll be getting out and about with her husband using either pedal power, or some good old American horsepower.
+64 4 576 5115
SALES & PRODUCTION COORDINATOR
With 10 years experience working in the promotional industry, Hilary has a wide base of knowledge around sourcing, branding and production. Her previous experience in the area of logistics helps out immensely when it comes to managing the flow of an order from the point of origin to completion. In her spare time Hilary runs her own Judo club and enjoys teaching children’s classes.
+64 21 194 4607
SALES & PRODUCTION COORDINATOR
Anna's another of the best Production Controllers in the industry. Based in Katikati she has 5 years of promotional merchandise and branded apparel production experience. She loves the fast past at which she must schedule your product and delivery expectations.
+64 21 190 6764
Janet has many years of experience in finance/accounts. Working predominantly for print companies all over Auckland. Outside of work you'll catch her at the beach, gardening and out on the tennis court.
+64 9 477 0124