Meet The Team

A true gentleman. Meet Stewart Smerdon Esq.

A true gentleman. Meet Stewart Smerdon Esq.

by Paul Hillman March 10, 2017

Stewart worked for Hillmans many years ago when we were just starting in Food Service. It's great to have him back.

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It’s in the blood. Meet Brian Dalzell

It’s in the blood. Meet Brian Dalzell

by Paul Hillman May 17, 2016

There’s a certain pride in being a born, bred, raised, educated, trained, moisture-infused, crumbed, minced and marinated butcher. Brian comes from a strong line of Irish generational butchers—and it shows.

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General Manager. Meet Jason Abell

General Manager. Meet Jason Abell

by Paul Hillman May 17, 2016

Jason is our Sales and General Manager. A dual role most people would balk at...he just takes it in his stride. 

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Production Manager. Meet Martyn Wolens

Production Manager. Meet Martyn Wolens

by Paul Hillman May 17, 2016

Marty is the guy who gets things done in the boning room. He's in charge of all production.

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A cut above the rest. Meet Martin Ketsimur

A cut above the rest. Meet Martin Ketsimur

by Paul Hillman May 17, 2016

A combination of Solomon Islander and Irish heritage, Martin brings a passion for meat from both cultures to his work.

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South American smile. Meet Bruna Oliveira

South American smile. Meet Bruna Oliveira

by Paul Hillman May 17, 2016

The lovely, smiling Bruna brings a touch of class to our motley crew of butchers.

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Experience, and then some. Meet Roman Malaschevsky

Experience, and then some. Meet Roman Malaschevsky

by Paul Hillman May 17, 2016

There are certain things you can only learn in the butchery industry with time. And with over 30 years of experience our Rom knows plenty of tricks of the trade..

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There once was a lad... . Meet Niall O'Donnell

There once was a lad... . Meet Niall O'Donnell

by Paul Hillman May 17, 2016

If you feel conversing with Niall  is like being immersed in a limerick, then you're not alone.

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Fancy a chat ? Meet Chris Richards

Fancy a chat ? Meet Chris Richards

by Paul Hillman May 17, 2016

If you like the idea of the traditional butcher who stops to have a chat while he prepares  your order, then Chris is the butcher for you.

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Knowledge is key. Meet Allyn Grange

Knowledge is key. Meet Allyn Grange

by Paul Hillman May 17, 2016

With a wealth of experience in both retail and wholesale butchery spanning over 15 years, you can always rely on Allyn to deliver.

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Who's that laughing ? Meet Yen Nguyen

Who's that laughing ? Meet Yen Nguyen

by Paul Hillman May 17, 2016

Ever walked into the Sumner store and heard someone laughing from around the corner ?

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Master Smallgoodsman. Meet Craig Curran

Master Smallgoodsman. Meet Craig Curran

by Paul Hillman May 17, 2016

He might look like a puppy but Craig has years of experience in smallgoods making behind him.

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Jack of all trades. Meet John Papworth

Jack of all trades. Meet John Papworth

by Paul Hillman May 17, 2016

Regularly mistaken for Father Christmas by small children as he does his shopping in December, John is our resident all rounder.

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Professional Driver. Meet Shane Leary

Professional Driver. Meet Shane Leary

by Paul Hillman May 17, 2016

A good, strong Irish name, but by the look of him, a more likely handle should be Erik the Viking. A man mountain who has strength and patience.

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