Phil Blair - Senior Graphic/Web Designer
Phil is the senior graphic/web designer and team leader. Phil has been a part of the Copyfast team since the beginning of 1998. Phil has an extensive knowledge of all design mediums and is also the Mr Fix it of the office having a complete understanding of all software & equipment.
Favourite food: Curry - Any Curry!
Favourite music/band: The Wiggles
Favourite tv show: don't have the time for TV - If I had to pick - The Pacific Series
Favourite movie: Saving Private Ryan
Favourite Copyfast toy: Graphtec Cutter
Hobbies/interests: Cycling, Reading, Art, 3d Models, Woodwork, Sculpting... etc. etc.
Most embarrasing Copyfast moment: Letting the spell checker run rampant over a booklet about Peonies' (Flowers) and having the Latin "Pannis Peonies" become "Penis Peonies" and then supplying the client (Lord and Lady Elworthy) with a printed proof. Doh. fortunately they saw the humour in this and were not offended.
Eamon Haggart - Senior Graphic/Web Designer
Eamon is also a senior graphic/web designer having been part of the Copyfast team since 2004. Eamon is fully qualified having graduated from Natcoll (now Yoobee School of Design) in 2003 and together with you he strives to achieve unique and original ideas whilst putting a smile on the your face.
Favourite food: Roast anything!
Favourite music/band: Chevelle, Foo Fighters, I Am Giant, Birds of Tokyo, too many to name
Favourite tv show: Fringe, Modern Family, The Walking Dead, Homeland, sport
Favourite movie: The Star Wars Hexology, Jaws
Favourite Copyfast toy: My office!
Hobbies/interests: Rugby, F1, Cricket, NFL, Touch, movies, eating
Most embarrasing Copyfast moment: Getting to work only to realise it was a Saturday and we weren't open
Chris Stringer - Graphic/Web Designer
Chris has been with Copyfast since August 2011. Qualified in both web and graphic design for 6 years now, Chris brings his enthusiasm and skill set from various other jobs. He gets along great with all customers, and provides them with great eye catching designs. Drop in and have a chat with him with your design requirements, just remember to bring cookies.
Favourite food: Lasagna
Favourite music/band: Above & Beyond
Favourite tv show: Dexter
Favourite movie: The Shawshank Redemption
Favourite Copyfast toy: A Pen - I always start the day with 1, yet end up with 6 by the end of the day somehow..
Hobbies/interests: Trekking (biggest hill I can find), anything artistic, computers, photography, saving the world.
Most embarrassing Copyfast moment: Phil's working on it!
Les Stoddart - Graphic/Web Designer
Les is a recent addition to the team having not long graduated from Aoraki Polytechnic but is keen to work with you to create something unique to help stand out from the crowd.
Favourite food: It's a bit of a tie between Mac & Cheese and a Medium Rare Steak
Favourite music/band: Blues, Rock (both classic & modern) so bands like Led Zeppelin, The Black Keys, The Heavy & Stone Temple Pilots feature quite heavily in my playlists at the moment.
Favourite tv show: Hmm. There's a few at the moment. Game of Thrones, Sons of Anarchy, Person of Interest.
Favourite movie: Would probably be the 80's classic Crossroads which stars Ralph Macchio. The soundtrack is awesome & features Ry Cooder & Steve Vai.
Favourite Copyfast toy: My Wacom Tablet.
Hobbies/interests: Music having played guitar for almost 20 years now it's quite cool jamming with mates! Also Skateboarding & hanging out with my dogs.
Most embarrassing Copyfast moment: None as yet but it's still early days.