Ben Shayler Ben Shayler
Branch Manager- CHNZ , Otago-Southland..
Ben has been working in the road transport industry since 2006, and with CHNZ since 2015. He moved into his current role as Otago Southland Regional Manager in 2016. Ben appreciates that building relationships with clients is a key factor to delivering solutions for clients. He prides himself in providing a good service to customers.
With a National Certificate in Heavy Automotive Engineering (with strands in road transport), his practical experience and eye for detail enable him to understand clients’ needs, and how these can best be met. He finds working at CHNZ incredibly rewarding and a great team environment to work in.
Outside of work Ben enjoys spending time with his young family, Mountain biking, classic cars and water sports.
Jack Williamson Jack Williamson
CHNZ Branch Manager
Jack joined the team at CHNZ in December 2018 and services a large area from South Canterbury through to Nelson / Tasman / Marlborough.
A Lincoln University graduate, Jack sat his HT licence at 16 years old, from the seat of an almost new Bedford TK 500, he then went on to his first full time job driving a Commer TS3 (2 stroke Rootes Group Diesel) 6 speed with a 2 axle trailer.
Jack also spent nearly a decade in Rural Finance throughout NZ, he has been involved in the Road Transport Industry since 2003, Heavy Transport Industry & Civil since 2005, spending several years in Heavy Machine Hire.
Satisfaction, from a new challenge in business solution providing for Existing & New Clients is a key driver for Jack.
Outside of work, at home in the hills, Jack will be found, either hunting or steering an Allis Chalmers bulldozer…..or on the flat hunting down old American 60’s – 70’s Case Comfort King & Agri King tractor trophies.
Dan Marsden Dan Marsden
Branch Manager – CHNZ, Wellington.
Dan joined the team at Commercial Hire NZ to open the new Wellington yard located in Porirua, and is looking forward to servicing existing customers and meeting new customers in the Wellington, Wairarapa and Manawatu regions.
After several years selling trucks in the South Island it was time for a change,
Dan and his wife Nic made the move north to be closer to family.
Dan has been driving trucks & trailers and operating earthmoving equipment for over 25 years, with a background as an operator Dan has an understanding of the contracting business and will do all he can to keep the gear on the job as and when required.
In his spare time Dan likes to spend time with his family, get out for a ride on his motorbike or head up to the beach for some fishing.
Give Dan a call about all your truck and trailer rental requirements in Wellington and the lower North Island areas.
Koriana Osborne Koriana Osborne - Administrator – CHNZ
Koriana joined the team at Commercial Hire NZ in 2015
Koriana is based at our Mosgiel branch and is responsible for the accurate information in our company including:
Payroll, processing all invoices, ensuring all insurances are current and management & financial reporting.
In her spare time, Koriana enjoys riding and spending time with her horses, she also enjoys jet boating & hunting.