Katipo Project Survival Kit

Staff Bios

Our multi faceted team works closely together to provide products that are both visually appealing and technically sound. We maintain our own server farm, on a high speed connection to the Internet, which we use for prototyping, database development and client hosting.

Rachel Hamilton-Williams

General Manager (Webmistress)

Working in the design industry for 8 years, switching from print work to the World Wide Web in 1995. Experienced in web/print integration, corporate style application, HTML mark-up and design, HTML automation and client training. Rachel has a degree in Sociology from Massey University. Her primary role is to apply her considerable knowledge of the web to solving your problems. She is an excellent innovator and ideas generator, with in-depth knowledge of site architecture and design.


Simon Blake

Acting General Manager / Technical Manager

After completing his degree, BSc in Computer Science from Massey University, Simon was Internet System administrator for 6 years, with DSIR, Hort+Research, National Library and Globe.Net Internet Service Provider. Experienced in all aspects of Internet connectivity, administration and support, Simon is our best advisor on technical matters, he can provide system analysis, database design, and network support including setting up server(s) and client machines.


John Goose

Accounts Manager

John Goose is our new Accounts Manager, replacing Dean in the accounts section. John has a Diploma in Management from theĀ  New Zealand Institute of Management. He is married to our Client support person, Angela, and has quickly come to grips with Katipo systems.


Angela Goose

Client Support / Web Developer

Angela has worked with Katipo since its beginning, providing sound HTML production skills. She is our primary contact for clients once a major project has completed. She is responsible for much of our site maintenance work, quickly and efficiently updating content when you need an extra hand, and offering extra training and even onsite help when staff changes occur. Angela has a BSc (Hons) from London University.