John is well known for his career as an international cricketer, Wellington City Councillor and prominent sports commentator. He is also a successful businessman having been involved in sales & marketing, manufacturing, consulting & investment. Together with Plus64Connect Ltd, John is also a major shareholder in the adventure Tourism business “Wildwire Wanaka”.
In addition to this John has had a significant involvement in fundraising over many years. In 2009 John was invested as a member of the New Zealand Order of Merit (MNZM) for his services to Cricket & the Community.
He continues to contribute to the not for profit sector through consultancy & campaign work at Plus64Connect. With experience in sports, government, media, business & fundraising together with his extensive network of relationships John is an invaluable asset to any venture!
As an Executive Director, John works with David to build outstanding relationships with new & existing clients.
David has been a contact centre professional since 1994, where he began working at Telstra Australia (then Telecom). Before then, he worked in insurance, finance and real estate.
At Telstra David held several roles related to Telstra’s contact centre business including sales, service, campaign management & business integration. This included involvement with the development of Telstra’s outsourcing program. Subsequent to his career at Telstra his contact centre experience has included successfully managing an outsourced contact centre working with clients across all verticals. This means David knows outsourcing from both sides of the fence!
David has developed, implemented & supported campaigns for the telco, power, insurance, entertainment content & retail industries… all the big ones!
He also has a passion for making the power of contact centres available to smaller organisations and has included this in his vision for Plus64Connect. His portfolio includes not for profits, wine clubs & membership drives …… & continues to grow.
As Managing Director, David leads Plus64Connect to provide digital cloud based outsourcing solutions to the government, private & not for profit sectors.
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