Meet the Team

 

You know our name. You know our reputation. But you should know the people behind Newbolds too, and the skills and experience they can offer you.

  • Darren Gittins
    25 years in the industry
    Store owner
    responsible for everything and is quite famous in Upper Hutt
    He ran the New York Marathon in 2013 and tries to keep fit by doing stupid things like the Tough Guy Challenge. Unlike Mike, Darren is unable to grow respectable facial hair. enjoys telling long and hilarious stories involving getting into ridiculous situations
    when he was younger.
  • Mike Thomson
    With a wealth of experience, Mike our Whiteware manager is renowned industry wide.

    He enjoys music, long walks on the beach, growing beards, paragraphs and being hilarious on social media.

    He is fond of intentionally embarrassing his teenage daughters and is extremely shy and a bit of a Nerd. Ok, he is in fact the leader of the Nerds.
  • Kevin Harris
    12 years in the industry
    Small appliance Manager and the 'Eye candy " of the business,
    Kevin is responsible for our Small Appliance and Tech departments.
    Kevin is a new dad and is busy with his son Ryan
    he also enjoys being awesome, playing guitar and is possibly batman. (he has never been seen in the same room as batman...just saying)
    He has also won the employee of the year award repeatedly and thus far is undefeated....
  • Brandon woollett
    Brandon has been with us for over a year now and he is awesome!
    When hes not featuring in amazing you-tube videos or growing his epic beard!! You'll find Brandon between our main store and our Trade in Department
  • Pugsley (Hudson)
    Pugsley is our mascot
    he is not really in charge of anything as he is a dog
    he enjoys sniffing things and dribbling