National Manager | Branded Partnerships
License # 20012095
Jane has over 22 years' experience in retail, property and business development, with vast experience in developing strategic direction through identifying and developing new corporate business across a wide range of industries. This includes retail marketing solutions for brands and retail businesses, via activations and sponsorships in the right locations, and developing and implementing digital media signage packages.
Jane looks at opportunities for centres in New Zealand managed by Colliers and consults to others. Jane adds value across the portfolio to achieve the best outcome for the relevant owners.
Jane implemented the first Mall Media platform within the Westfield portfolio in 2000, with the addition of a further four key business partners with integrated platforms across the national portfolio.
She also established BrandSpace at Westfield as a leading supplier of marketing solutions, with retail and promotional activations for Westfield in this market.
At Colliers, Jane has developed Digital Media platforms, retail and corporate business via executed strategies to bring customer brands to life in a retail environment, from media and experiential activations, to sponsorship of assets and marketing initiatives across most centres that Colliers manage, plus independents over the past seven years with Colliers.
2021 Colliers REM Leasing & Marketing MVP recipient
Bachelor of Arts - University of Canterbury
Postgraduate Diploma in Business - Auckland Graduate School of Business
Memberships & Involvements
Licensed Real Estate Salesperson
Ooh Media, MediaWorks, Hypermedia, Adzup, JCDecaux, Go-Media, Coca-Cola Europacific Partners NZ, JOLT Ev Chargers, VMO, NZ The Clean, Perceptive Solutions (to name a few)
Director - Retail
Jarrod has worked for Colliers for over eleven years and manages over 120,000m2 of predominantly shopping centres, along with retail and commercial space. With the portfolio spreading across the upper North Island, Jarrod has extensive knowledge and experience in management, leasing, project leasing and delivery, master planning, tenancy mix, redevelopment, rebranding, repositioning and strategic planning.
Assets he has been involved with include Bethlehem Town Centre, Shore City, Downtown Shopping Centre, Centre City, The Boundary, Silverdale Mall, Highbury Shopping Centre, Hunters Plaza, Highland Park Shopping Centre, Ormiston Town Centre, Takanini Town Centre, Coast Plaza.
Jarrod’s work history includes four years in the UK where he managed Central London assets for large institutional investors.
Christchurch (Real Estate Management and Valuations)
Gerhard joined Colliers International in 2006 as a senior development consultant within the retail and development consultancy team. Gerhard has over 20 years of experience in the property industry and is currently responsible for the Property Management arm of Colliers as well as Commercial Leasing and Corporate Services. Various aspects of his duties are performed across the Middle East in countries such as UAE, Qatar, Jordan, Oman, Syria, Iran, Iraq, Saudi Arabia, Beirut and Kuwait.
Before joining Colliers International Gerhard was based in Lusaka Zambia for 4 years as the CEO of Manda Hill Shopping Centre, owned by The Commonwealth Africa Development Fund where he was responsible for the overall management of the company and disposalof the asset at the expiry of his contract period.
His largest role in South Africa was with Broll Property Group where he started as the Financial Manager for the company and then became more involved in the operational side of the business until such a time as he was General Manager for Cresta Shopping Centre.
Director - Wellington
2006 Partner Knight Frank - Commecial Valuation Department London
2009 Shopping Centre Manager - Johnsonville Shopping Centre for DNZ Property Fund
2012 Joined Colliers as Wellington Regional Retail Portfolio Manager
2013 Became Director for the Wellington Real Estate Management team.
Director | Commercial
Davina has a real estate career spanning over 17 years across commercial, industrial and retail asset classes. Having worked in both New Zealand and abroad, Davina has a significant record of achievement in strategic asset management, lease negotiation, tenant retention, makegood negotiation settlements and has worked on flagship projects which have received numerous awards and national industry recognition.
Davina leads the Colliers Commercial Real Estate Management Services team ensuring best practice across all management disciplines, whilst championing Asset management in Auckland. With an international client base, Davina works with Owners to ensure maximum asset value is achieved, and that sustainability reporting and initiatives are consistent with international standards.
Davina is an Associate Member of the Royal Institute of Charted Surveyors and is licenced Salesperson under the Real Estate Authority.
Creative Director | Marketing
Simone Bishop is a senior marketing professional with proven ability and specialist expertise in brand development and guardianship, marketing strategy, customer-led experiential marketing and event management.
With over 25 years’ marketing experience in the property and retail shopping centre industry, she has been successful in leading and inspiring teams to deliver strategically robust, innovative marketing solutions which have effectively lifted customer traffic and sales, driven asset value and exceeded centre objectives and client expectations.
Simone has personally developed and implemented over 40 centre marketing plans and in her capacity as Creative Director and National Marketing Manager has provided strategic oversight and sign-off over numerous marketing plans across multiple asset classes throughout the Colliers managed portfolio.
Simone’s marketing skills include;
- Brand strategy, development and guardianship
- Development of strategic centre marketing plans
- Creative Leadership
- Client management
- Brand experience and placemaking activations
- Touchpoint reviews
- Bespoke signage and wayfinding solutions
- Marketing research and analysis
- Event management
- Corporate communications and public relations
- Community partnerships
- Customer experience CX insights and programmes
- Social media and digital management
- B2B leasing marketing strategy and collateral
- Project consulting
National Marketing Operations Manager | REM Marketing
Instrumental in developing and delivering new shopping centre brands and rebranding. Recent projects include WestCity Waitakere, Silverdale Mall and the BNZ Centre.
Specialist experience in transitioning shopping centres through the change of ownership process, relevant to the marketing function including SCentre Group selling WestCity to Angaet Group 2017, Westfield selling Downtown Shopping Centre to AMP NZ Office and Westfield selling Shore City to Aviva Investors in 2012.
Tailor REM Marketing service outputs based on client requirements, budgets, objectives.
Event and project management from a stratgeic level to the day to day implementation. Experience in organisig trans-tasman events, National Real Estate Management conferences, shopping centre opening day campaigns, centre stabilisation promotions, site activations, school holiday events and more.
Responsible for developing and implementing successful online strategies for retail centres.
Responsible for setting up ISO Certified Marketing SOP's.
Over 15 years experience in the retail property industry.
National Director | Real Estate Management
Richard leads Colliers International’s Real Estate Management team. The team comprises nearly 160 employees across the country. Richard has 20 over years’ experience in the property industry.
Richard’s background has been across large scale assets, both retail and commercial properties.
He is actively involved in project leasing, retail consultancy and development opportunities, and leads the strategic positioning of assets to maximise value to owners.
Richard joined Colliers in 2013 following 12 years at Kiwi Property Group, where he held various leasing and management roles.
He has extensive knowledge and experience in management, leasing, redevelopment and strategic planning.
Richard consults across a wide variety of clients including listed property trusts, private clients, off-shore funds and syndicates.