meet our team

A successful team beats with one heart

At heart, SkyPoint provides support services to our customers through a highly qualified, personable, and ethical team of professionals. We could not do this without them!

Our primary goal is to have positive relationships with our customers and to work alongside them to help them achieve great success!

We believe that our unity as a team, our experience within the technology industry and our commitment to integrity will make a significant contribution to the development, growth and success of our customers.

David Covic

David has wide experience in management and values strong team environments and synergy. He enjoys building and maintaining business partnerships, ensuring the best levels of support are in place.

As business is all about people, relationship and communication – David thrives on ensuring people have the best advice and tools to achieve their purpose. He enjoys music, the beach and a good story over a coffee or ice cold drink. We may also add that he has a warped sense of humour.

Penny Covic

Penny has worked in management roles for Corporates, SME and ICT Companies: Her experience includes Human Resources and Operations Management, Bank Management, Regional Financial Administration and People Development.

Penny is a member of HRINZ (Human Resource Institute of New Zealand). Key to Penny’s success is making time for people and always looking to build a strong team culture. Being a busy person, a good coffee, excellent red wine and cheese board will ensure you have her undivided attention.

Michael Salisbury

Hamilton born and bred, Michael has been enthusiastic about technology for as long as he can remember. 

With a passion for always aiming higher he also enjoys the challenges of leadership, spending time with his family, and a good game of squash or golf.

Pete Bowen

Pete has been a Senior Systems engineer for 10+ years researching, designing, deploying and managing robust IT systems for customers businesses. Overall, he has more than 20 years’ experience as an IT professional.

He enjoys following the latest changes in technology and is focussed on building innovative solutions.

Pete might appear calm and easy-going, but out of work has been known to be a bit of a daredevil.  Time with his family keeps that side in check and is more often mountain biking, skiing or fishing as time allows.

Sean Williams

Sean has a degree in Electronic Commerce from the University of Waikato and has a background in both the sales and IT industries.

He has previously owned and operated a small IT company. His experience includes working in the telco industry as a Service Delivery Manager.  Sean is passionate about helping individuals and organisations find solutions to their technology problems, and likes to foster strong relationships.

Outside of work, he enjoys time with family and friends, fishing, diving and snowboarding.

Jeremy Sales

Jeremy has been a Systems Engineer, Systems Analyst, Teacher and Dean managing pastoral care of students.

Having a technical mind, he has developed systems to streamline process within the education field and still finds time to study towards a Masters Degree.
In the past, he has received certifications in MCSE, CCNA, CLS & A+ Certified Network Associate.

He has worked with national and multi-nation organisations such as Citibank and Compaq Computer NZ that has provided him with strong business acumen.

If you ask Jeremy though, his greatest accomplishment and most fulfilling thing is being a Dad for 17 years.

Mike Harris

Mike has his roots well and truly within the Waikato and enjoys providing strong relational ICT support to customers.

He has more than 20 years experience working with businesses facilitating effective cloud based and hybrid IT solutions. A great one to chat too any time, he’ll enjoy helping you find efficiencies and solutions that benefit your business.

Keeping healthy and running are a big part of Mike’s life, along with enjoying the challenges of training and competing in multisport events.

We love having Mike as part of our SkyPoint team!

Liam Hay

Liam has a background in management studies and economics and adds strength to our business operations team.
He is tenacious when it comes to learning new systems and processes.

From the backyard to the Blackcaps he is a huge cricket fan.
As soon as the grass is dry you can find him out knocking a ball around, and when it’s not there’s always spectating from the couch.

Justin Adsett

Justin is one of our global engineers having come from New York via Hawkes Bay.
With a background in the educational IT sector he is adding his experience to our ever growing IT team.

Name a sport or beer and he’s into it with a cheerful whistle or a song, and lights up the team with a great sense of fun and energy.

Kang Du

Kang has worked as a systems engineer for over 10yrs. His home country is China but settled into NZ over 6yrs ago with his wife and family and Hamilton is home.

He has worked in a variety of sectors including education, he is always keen to be part of finding innovative and clever solutions for our customers whatever the industry.

With a great sense of humour he fits seamlessly into the SkyPoint team; you will enjoy getting to know him. Outside of work you might find him at a football match, either watching or competing!

Glen Fawkner

With his great depth of experience in cloud hosted solutions Glen is experienced and confident working across a broad range of technologies and enjoys the everyday changing environment of our industry.

He has numerous MCSE and associated certifications and is always challenging himself for the next course of study.  He has great capacity to take everyday busyness in his stride confidently and calmly.

Glen enjoys keeping active whether that is getting outdoors or renovations on the house.  The SkyPoint team are quite pleased that he is also a great cook!

Aaron Brown

Aaron is our Telecommunications Engineer par excellence! We have known Aaron since he began working within telecommunications over 20 years ago!

His wide experience covers both standard and hosted phone systems including Panasonic, 3CX, Siemens, and Samsung, to name but a few. We are thrilled to have Aaron as part of our team.

Our customers love the experience and confidence of working with Aaron. His professionalism and ability to build robust communications platforms united with his controlled calm nature when troubleshooting telco issues is legendary.

Aaron is an avid sports fan and keen golfer, which he fits around his first priority – his wife and young family.

Campbell Hunter

Campbell (better known to the team as Cambo) made the move from Auckland with his wife and daughter and loves being back in the Waikato.

He is one of our systems engineers – we enjoy his cool, calm and intelligent support of our customers. Campbell came to SkyPoint with over 15yrs experience in the IT industry; he has a passion for technology and customer service. He likes to be the IT problem solver for our customers allowing them to remain focused on the smooth running of their business.

When not at the office, you will find Campbell with his family and friends. He loves adventure, which takes in travelling to isolated west coast beaches and kayak fishing around the Coromandel Peninsula.

Arni Ore

Arni has worked for more than 15 years in IT with the last 10+ years being here in Hamilton.

She is passionate about her work, customers, team and family – it shines through in everything she does.
She likes to achieve a high standard and loves to support which suits her role as a systems engineer with our team.

Outside of work, Arni enjoys eating out with family, walking her Finnish Lapphunds and fits in discovering new gadgets and travel whenever possible.

Stuart Crook

Stuart is people orientated, well organised, loves technology and enjoys a challenge – perfect fit for being one of our systems engineers!

He has an incredible depth of experience in the IT & Agricultural industry, which brings a great richness of expertise to the SkyPoint team and our customers. Stuart has an attitude of always learning, helping people, sharing his knowledge and being one of the team.

He will be on his bike whatever the weather and is always off on an adventure if not running from bees in hives that he keeps at home.

Rob Robertson

Rob has a degree in business management, and global experience within the IT sector.  He has previously worked in solution design roles for Fortune 500 companies in Auckland and London.

Rob loves to travel, discover new cultures and is passionate about anything to do with football, whether it be playing or watching. 

He is a massive sports fan and loves a chat over a beer or two.

Josh Hay

Josh has moved into a new role as a Database Developer with one of SkyPoint’s valued customers.

As a SkyPoint Alumni member we will continue to draw on Josh’s expertise from time to time.

Josh remains in close contact with our team and is a valued member of SkyPoint’s extended family.

Bradd Trebilco

Bradd has taken up a Pastor’s role at Te Awamutu Bible Chapel. We have highly valued Bradd’s contribution and although missed from the office he remains a strong friend to us all here at SkyPoint.

Roger Salisbury

It is with heavy hearts we share that our friend and fellow business partner, Roger Salisbury, passed away peacefully on Saturday 27 October 2018.

Roger’s infectious smile, his can do attitude and his desire to ‘always do right’ by the team and customers was greatly admired by all who knew him.

His personal investment remains a firm part of SkyPoint DNA.

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