Meet Kim, the name on the emails and the voice on the phone. Kim takes care of processing orders and coordinating dispatch, invoicing and Accounts Receivable, forwarding sales enquiries, packing and sending of samples and ensuring everyone around head office is adequately caffeinated. Kim comes to us from a background of Hospitality as a Barista and Café Manager which has equipped her with vital multitasking skills. Kim loves to learn about coffee. from cupping to roasting and is particularly fond of filter brews as they truly represent the origin of the coffee.
Jack got hooked on specialty coffee during his travels teaching English and backpacking in South America, where he spent time working on a coffee farm in Peru. It was this experience that drove him toward a career in coffee. After working as a barista for some time he initiated an apprenticeship for a roastery in Santiago, Chile. Jack returned to NZ with an even stronger desire and is excited about this new chapter here at Origin Coffee Traders New Zealand.
A true coffee aficionado, Mario has been in the coffee industry for over 15 years from barista through to trainer and sales across New Zealand and Australia. Mario is passionate about coffee, from the farm to the cup and everything in between. Outside of work he is a keen musician, avid reader and curious human, always busy researching and learning.
Megan comes to us with a wealth of experience across Accounts, Logistics and export. While she isn’t too fussy about her coffee needs she prefers a latte to start the day.