Kel Watkins

Position: Managing Director

  • Full Name: Kel Watkins
  • Birth Place: Merredin W.A.
  • Education:
    • Mukinbudin School
    • Guildford Grammar School
  • Work History:
    • Apprentice Mechanic (Holden Dealership) 7 years
    • Professional Storyteller, 7 years
    • Commodity Futures Broker, 7 years
    • Freightshop, 25 years
  • Started @ Freightshop: In the Beginning (retired July 2014)
  • Relationship Status:Married to Sarah
  • Family Details:
    • 2 brothers & 2 sisters
    • 4 Children
      • Drew- Freightshop Manager
      • Stacey- Lives in Denmark
      • Josh- At Uni
      • Harry- At All Saints College
  • Passions & Hobbies:
    • Golf
    • Coin collecting
    • Australian Folklore
    • Gym
    • Travel
 
Drew Watkins

Position: Manager

  • Full Name: Drew Alexander Watkins
  • Birth Place: Merredin W.A.
  • Education:
    • Padbury SHS, Year 12
  • Work History:
    • Everything from Landscaping to Floor Tiling
    • Running glass houses at UWA Agriculture Department,  3 Years
    • Broome Pizza & Fish and Chips, 2 Years as "Grill Bitch"
    • Freightshop, 17 Years
  • Started @ Freightshop: December 2001
  • Relationship Status: Engaged to Shorny Jitsawang
  • Family Details:
    • 1 Sister
    • 2 Half Brothers
    • 2 year old daughter "Amelia or Milly for short"
    • 2nd daughter due Dec 2017 "Addison"
  • Passions & Hobbies
    • My girls
    • West Coast Eagles
    • Racing in SCRAWA
    • Foodie
    • Good quality alcohol
    • Gardening
    • Socialising
  • Addictions:
    • Racing
    • Craft Beer

Amber Ku

Position:  Finance Manager

  • Full Name: Amber Ku
  • Birth Place: Taipei Taiwan
  • Education: Bachelor of Human Development & Family Studies in Taiwan Normal University
  • Work History:
    • Table Tennis player / coach
  • Started @ Freightshop: July 2012
  • Relationship Status: It's complicated (Joking, in a relationship!)
  • Family Details:
    • Parents still living in Taipei
    • 1 older sister works in China
    • 1 younger brother works in Japan
    • 4 cats (P.S not for consuming)
  • Passions & Hobbies:
    • Table tennis or any sports with a racket 🙂
    • Muay Thai / Martial arts
    • Bikram yoga
    • Parties
    • Hanging out with cats
  • Addictions:
    • Staying pale
    • Cats! lots of cats

Paige Den Dryver

Position: Compliance Manager

  • Full Name: Paige Den Dryver (Foong)
  • Birth Place: Singapore
  • Education:
    • Diploma in Mass Communications
    • Bachelor of Arts in Communications
    • Post Graduate Diploma in Education (Secondary)
  • Work History: Public Relations
  • Started @ Freightshop: February 2014
  • Relationship Status: Married to Samuel
  • Family Details:
    • Mother & Younger Brother
    • Caretaker of 4 Cats, 2 Chickens and 1 Dog with the husband
  • Passions:
    • Anything animal related
    • Gym
    • Pole Dancing
    • Books & Poetry
    • Hiking
    • Cuddling (smothering) my cats
  • Addictions:
    • Cats
    • Retail Therapy (but getting better)
    • Googling anything & everything
  • Other: I would love to own a farm house full of rescued animals one day.

Ben Lukich

Position: Warehouse Manager

  • Full Name: Benjamin Paul Lukich
  • Birth Place: Swan Districts Hospital, Viveash W.A.
  • Education: Eastern Hills SHS Year 11
  • Work History:
    • Cabinet Maker - Continental Joinery (Trade Certificate) 5 years
    • Driller's Offsider -Boart Long Year 6 months
    • Operations Porter & Clerk with Australian Air Express/ Qantas 6 years
  • Started @ Freightshop: March 2014
  • Relationship Status: Married to Kristy
  • Family Details: 2 Children, Zavier (8) Jasmine (4)
  • Passions & Hobbies:
    • AFL (West Coast)
    • Cricket
    • I love building stuff & renovating
    • 4x4 Driving & Camping
  • Addictions:
    • Chocolate
    • Ice-cream
    • Many types of alcohol (I'm not that fussy)

Hugh French

Position: Warehouse Assistant (Part-time)

  • Full Name: Hugh Watt French
  • Birth Place: Banff Scotland
  • Education:
    • Turriff Academy Year 10
    • Craibston Agriculture College
  • Work History:
    • Farming
    • Meat Inspector 20yrs
    • Childcare Operator 10yrs
  • Started @ Freightshop: June 2012
  • Relationship Status: Married Dianne,
  • Family Details: 4 Brothers 1 Sister. 4 Children,  9 Grandchildren
  • Passions: Movies and Red wine
  • Hobbies: Gardening and Sailing
  • Addictions: Red Wine

Mark Nation

Position: Warehouse Assistant

  • Full Name: Mark Lewis Nation
  • Birth Place: Penrith Sydney
  • Education: Darling Range Sports College
    • Cert 2 Sport & Recreation
    • Cert 3 in Warehousing
  • Work History:
    • Butchers Assistant
    • Dominos Delivery Driver
  • Started @ Freightshop: June 2017
  • Relationship Status: In a relationship
  • Family Details: 3 Sisters
  • Passions & Hobbies
    • Playing & watching any sport
    • AFL
    • NBA
    • Going out with mates
    • AFL Fantasy
  • Addictions:
    • NBA2K18
    • Captain Morgan
  • Other: Can't be beaten at "words with friends"