MEET THE TEAM
We would like you to meet our team and learn a little about them.
They are an amazing bunch of people that you can trust to get the job done and done right.
Mark Forbes is a co founder and director of MPS. Nelson born and bred Mark spent many years in the IT industry before returning to Nelson. His role includes general day to day management, administration and oversees the gardening, grounds and property maintenance teams.
Andrew Dumville is a co founder and director of MPS. Andy hails from the UK and has many years experience in property maintenance. Andy is responsible for running our large painting & decorating, carpentry and BioHazard teams as well as general day to day management.
Karin Anderson is office manager and also runs the commercial cleaning division. She has been with MPS since 2014. Karin has owned several businesses of her own and has also worked as an estimator in the construction industry.
Nathan Ryder has been with MPS since 2013. He is a Licensed Building Practitioner and has had 18 years working in the building industry, working for local residential housing companies as well as high end developments in Canada.
Nathan is very resourceful and can think outside the box to get a job completed.
Juliet Spence has recently joined our admin team and helps out with invoicing, payroll and general administration duties. Juliette has a many years experience in both Retail sales and admin.
Craig Gilbertson is a qualified Arborist and has many years experience in tree removal, pruning and maintenance. He has been with our grounds team since 2013 and also gets involved in general property maintenance jobs.
Chris has 30 years’ experience in the commercial, government and domestic paint trade, managing his own business in Dunedin for many years providing painting & decorating services. Chris runs one of our paint teams and is a key member of our painting division. Chris is married with two boys and is a keen football supporter after playing for many years, he also enjoys fishing and boating.
Josh joined MPS in 2014 and has over 15 years’ experience in the painting and decorating trade. Josh runs a team of painters providing painting and decorating services throughout the Nelson region.
He is very experienced and has a wealth of knowledge in his chosen field. Josh has a young family and is a keen pig hunter and fisherman.
Guy joined MPS in 2016 and is our resident gardener. Prior to working at MPS Guy was a ranger with DOC involved in the GWB (Great White Butterfly) eradication program in the region, and prior to that held several roles in grounds work and landscaping in and around the Cheviot area. Guy enjoys the outdoors and is a keen kayaker.
Derek is a key member of our property maintenance team and oversees roof treatments, exterior house washing and water blasting jobs. Born and bred in Nelson, Derek has recently returned after many years in Waiheke Island and is enjoying the lifestyle Nelson offers. Derek’s interests include motor sport, motorbikes and thirsty Thursday night get-togethers.
The MPS Advantage
Our vision is to become Nelson’s premier provider of property maintenance services.
If you’re in need of property maintenance services here’s a few good reasons why you should call us today…