The Goodwood team
Richard is one of the founder’s and it is his vision that has been responsible for shaping Goodwood into the business it is today. Richard’s primary role is to support Pieter, the General Manager, to always ensure Goodwood is making a true difference in the world. Having started the business he has a hands-on understanding of the wood recycling industry. Richard is passionate about leaving a legacy for future generations and wants to help as many people as possible along the way.
Bill is one of the founders of Goodwood and has an in-depth knowledge of the everyday workings of the business. Bill specialises in all things Animal Bedding which is manaufactured by Goodwood and sold and distributed through Goodwood’s Animal Bedding brand Bonnie the Cow. When he’s not out selling Animal Bedding to the Dairy Industry he spends his time out on the golf course perfecting his game and getting his handicap down!
JulieGoodfall product manager
Julie is the caring hand for all those who need our Goodfall products. She knows everything there is to know about safety standards for playground mulch at schools, early education centres and the playgrounds in your neighbourhood. She has achieved Level 2 of the ROSPA Operational Inspection of Children’s Playgrounds Certificate. If you need some of our Goodfall product, Julie is the person to talk to!
Jo is our Administrator extroadinaire! She has just clocked over 3 years of fantastic work at Goodwood. If your enquiry relates to accounts, woodwaste or orders, Jo is one of our friendly voices at the other end of the phone. Jo also has many other talents, especially her spreadsheet prowess, and she loves a good coffee! (That’s double shot w/cream, no sugar – if your passing…)
That cheeky smile will greet you when you enter our Goodwood Yard in Mt Maunganui. Jon (commonly called BJ) is our Supervisor for all things manufacturing. It’s a busy job, with the challenges of weather extremes and machinery anomolies , but John uses his military background to ensure the smooth operation of all production.
MarthaBonnie the Cow Sales Support
Martha is our newest Team Member assisting in all Enquiries and Sales for Bonnie The Cow Animal Bedding and Goodwood Woodwaste collections. Martha comes from a previous working career in the Agricultural Industry so she is right at home talking with our Farmers. Martha has a strong interest in sustainable business and recycling so she is a great fit for our Team.
Jayden started at Goodwood with part time work in the School holidays and is now one of our leading hands. Jayden has proved himself invaluable in the yard, from the day to day operation of loading trucks and manufacturing to mechanical maintenance. He is a natural when it comes to machinery… must be drawing on the vast experience he has had tinkering on his various cars!
We can depend on Matt for his hard work and dry sense of humour. Matt comes from a farming background and at times brings his livestock to work with him – #product testing at Bonnie the Cow Animal Bedding. The Goats also help keep the weeds down!