The way a team plays as a whole determines its success. You may have the greatest bunch of individual stars in the world, but if they don’t play together, the club won’t be worth a dime.
Let us introduce you to the ABC Direct Express Dream team:
ABC Direct Express has a selection of excellent team players who make day to day operations possible. Here are a few of the key-players we would like to introduce you to:
Powered by the NightwinG Group
In August 2016 ABC Direct Express became part of the NightwinG Group, widening its’ reach and access to services. Established by founder and CEO Mark Wyllie in 1997, the NightwinG group came from the demand for a courier company with a strong service ethic, that understood clients requirements and met their needs accordingly.
Incorporating RocketmaN Sameday Express, Trans-sporT and now ABC Direct Express, the NightwinG group offers a suite of services to meet its customer needs.
Adhering to the Group Value Proposition – Through efficient systems, market knowledge, and ongoing communication NightwinG provides a competitive advantage to our customers, by providing excellence in delivery functionality to meet both business and personal requirements – Mark together with Ian Colyn (Managing Director), Paul Badenhorst (Director), and The ABC Direct Express Team are committed to our customers and service delivery.
National Financial Manager:
Olivia joined ABC Direct Express in 1999 with no previous experience in the courier industry but she had plenty of drive and an ambition to improve her life. Olivia successfully completed her ICB Book Keeping diploma through Damelin in 2006 and has been operating as our Book Keeper since that time. Olivia has two busy boys who keep her on her toes at home. Olivia runs the Head Office Administration and is a vital part of the team at ABC Direct Express Olivia’s Motto in life is “what you put in is what you get out”
Jack first joined ABC Direct Express in 2000 as a driver having previously worked in retail. He worked his way up into the operations department and eventually left to try something new. In Feb 10 he re-joined us when we needed a new National Ops Manager and did an excellent job in that role, his strength however has always been customer service so after another short break from ABC Direct Express he re-joined in Dec 13 as our customer service agent and is responsible for looking after our top clients a position they were all very happy to see him placed in. Outside of work he loved movies and reading and his motto in life is “We are born for a reason and purpose in life”
National Operations Manager:
Dannie has been with ABC Direct Express since November 2002 when he joined the company as a trainee driver. He has successfully worked his way up through the ranks via the branch manager job JNB branch and since 2013 has held the role of National Ops Manger taking charge of our fleet of drivers and vehicles. Dannie is married with two children and is an avid cyclist taking part in long distance races when he has the opportunity. His level head and aptitude for working out solutions to problems make him great at what he does. Dannie’s motto in life is “No reason why something cannot work, always try to find a reason to make it work”
Branch Manager DBN:
Anesh has been with ABC Direct Express since Feb 06 when he joined us as we opened up our Durban operations branch. He does an amazing job of running Durban taking excellent care of our clients. Married to Le-Anne they manage to make working and living together look easy Anesh’s motto in life is “do unto others as you would have them do unto you”
Precious has a long standing relationship with Gillian having started working for her in 2005 as her child minder. Her potential was spotted and when there was an opening for a receptionist at head office precious joined the team. She has risen to the challenge and gone from computer illiterate to wiz in a very short time. In August 2011 she outgrew her original role as Receptionist for ABC Direct Express and is now working in the ops department in fact if you call in for a collection you will normally speak to Precious. ABC has put her through her driving test in 2014 so she now has even more scope to grow. Precious is another busy working mum on our team and her motto in life is “ believe in yourself and anything is possible”.
Debtors & Creditors / Admin assistant:
Stephanie started at ABC Direct Express in Jan 2012 as our receptionist although her previous experience was in book keeping. When we had an opening for an assistant for Olivia we quickly moved her into that role where she has very firmly become Olivia’s right hand. She has the job of processing all our waybills for invoicing, as well as performing our debtors and creditors function, her attention to detail makes her the perfect person for this job. A mum to a wonderful son her motto in life is “It’s not what you say it’s how you say it and it’s not what you do it’s how you do it”.
Charlotte joined the ABC Direct Express team on July 14 2014. Charlotte is the person who will greet you when you call us. Her friendliness and positive attitude are a huge asset to our team. She is also responsible for loading the POD’s onto our system.
Charlotte’s motto is “always give your best”.