Brian Townley

Director & General Manager
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Motorcycle enthusiast and globe trotter, Brian is not your average ‘tech guy’. Previously involved in technical services, sales and account management, Brian is the GM who has done it all. If you need a solution to what seems like an impossible problem, Brian is your guy.

John Hood

Director
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John launched C3 Group (known then as John Hood Electronics), in his home garage in 1995. The growth and continued progression of C3 Group is credit to John’s innovative thinking, adaptability to changing markets, and ability to preserve the humble family culture that makes C3 Group such a pleasant place to be a part of. John continues to be involved with clients and the day-to-day running’s of C3 Group.

Peter Hood

Director
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Peter joined the family business as a tech in training many years ago, and has greatly assisted with the innovation that has seen C3 Group grow and differentiate itself from its competitors. When he’s not following Essendon, Peter is busy keeping up with the latest tech trends and continues to ensure we’re delivering solutions that help our clients gain a competitive advantage.

Matthew Hood

Communications Consultant
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Also a part of the family business, Matt is your go-to-guy for anything collaboration/communication related. From cabling, to phone and wireless solutions, Matt knows his stuff. Simply fuel him with coffee, talk about rally cars, and let him play golf every now and then, and he’s good to go!

Travis Meadows

CFO
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Still trying to figure out how he ended up in the tech industry, Travis, a self-proclaimed slave to numbers, is one of the newer members of C3 Group. Travis is fascinated with the flow on effect of numbers and has big plans for the future growth of C3 Group...stay tuned.

Alistair McDonald

Service Desk Manager
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Being a part of the C3 family for nearly a decade, Alistair joined the company as our very first Service Desk technician. Now heading up our entire Service Desk Team, Alistair mentors our junior technicians, and continues to progress the functionality and delivery standards of our support team. His primary focus, other than drinking copious amounts of coffee, is on our commitment to putting clients first & resolving their issues fast.

Brett Baz

Project Manager
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Having an extensive background in project management from the ATO, Brett has a thorough understanding of efficient planning, budgeting and coordination. Car enthusiast, cyclist & family man, Brett makes maintaining a healthy work/life balance look easy!

Ben Cumming

Sales Manager & Customer Success Manager
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Don’t let Ben’s biceps fool you - he does more than just work out. Ben works tirelessly to ensure our clients are delivered with outcomes that exceed expectation. He takes time to get to know both your business and your people to establish a firm understanding of what your business requires to function efficiently now, and in the future.

Jayde Austin

Marketing & UX
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Jayde is our champion marketing & client experience coordinator, holding a double degree with majors in Marketing, PR & Journalism from Griffith University. Jayde is a proud vegetarian and loves yoga. She’s our Coffs local success.

Taylem D’Aubert

Customer Success Manager
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Recently returning to the Mid North Coast from the big smoke, Taylem brings a new dynamic to the role of account management. Not letting his current lack of sleep with a newborn and three-year-old hold him back, Taylem continues to leverage his technical background to deliver solutions that come with the a backing of extensive knowledge, to drive business success.

Christopher Talke

Customer Success Manager
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Newly-wed, skater, filmmaker & photographer; just some of the things Chris is known for. Here, we know Chris as a hard worker, critical thinker, and team player. Chris has worked his way from a traineeship to account management, and continues play a strong part in ensuring our clients are delivered with solutions that facilitate functionality, prosperity and productivity.

Callam Worthing

Sales Assistant
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Callam, the baby of the office, has recently joined C3 Group after completing his HSC. Now an asset to our sales team, Callam helps with sourcing products, quoting and reporting.

Mark MacBeth

Senior Technical & Project Engineer
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Mark migrated from the country to the coast when he joined C3 Group over 6 years ago. A technical mind like no other, Mark is thorough & meticulous in the work he delivers. He’s currently enjoying the life of being a new dad (if you don’t count his two miniature poodles).

Phil Josephs

Senior Technical Engineer
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When he’s not busy running his three daughters around, Phil is hard at work joking around - I mean - working hard for clients. ...Seriously though, Phil is a workhorse, putting in countless hours to deliver exceptional quality projects and mentoring to the other engineers. Phil enjoys sports and F1 racing.

Joel Barrera

Project Engineer
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Joel is a shameless Yeezy fan - but don’t judge him on that - he has a keen work ethic and always produces high quality outcomes. Working his way from a Service Desk Technician to a Project Engineer, Joel has a long-standing rapport with our clients, and considerable knowledge that helps him deliver great results time and time again.

Alex Wilson

Lead RMM/Automation Engineer
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You may know Alex for his gaming celebrity status (...but probably not). We know him best for his killer work in remote monitoring and management, as well as process creation and automation that has seen our business progress significantly - all of which helps our clients reap massive benefits too!

Roman Doerr

Senior Technical Engineer
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Residing from Germany, Roman is our candidly nick-named ‘Resident Genius’. He puts a mass amount of energy into all internal monitoring systems - detecting and remediating threats that could have devastating affects on our clients. Roman also takes some pretty sweet drone footage...check it out: http://bit.ly/2rrrown

Lucas MacBeth

Senior Technical Engineer
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The younger brother of Mark, Lucas is a talented technician who carries a cheeky smile with him wherever he goes. Loved by our clients, Lucas’s work reflects his considerable experience and interest in all things tech.

Murray Storm

Senior Service Desk Engineer
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Enjoying geeking out at pretty much anything has allowed Murray to become an all-rounder when it comes to tech based knowledge. One of our Senior Service Desk Engineers, Murray is a team member that is well-known for his attention to detail, meaning anything he delivers is...well - pretty much perfect!

Will Yeoh

Service Desk Technician
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You are getting veeeeery sleepy - okay maybe not by reading this, but if you were in Will’s presence while he was performing Hypnotism, you might be! Aside from that skill, Will is an attentive and thorough worker who takes care of all of our backup and storage facilities for clients, meaning they’re in very safe hands.

Thomas Teitzel

Service Desk Technician
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Thomas - the best way to summarise him would be, ‘the silent achiever’. He’s quiet, polite, and clients love him. Tom thrives when faced with a challenge and has an acclaimed reputation of being able to get the job done - whatever it takes. When not focusing on tech, Thomas likes tinkering with mechanics, having restored an old jeep to full glory!

Lachlan Reynolds

Service Desk Technician
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Lachlan is your typical country bloke - well, ‘country-meets-tech’ bloke. Growing up in a small country town, relocating to the big smoke, and then joining us on the Coffs Coast, Lachlan is an experienced technician with a go-getter attitude and joke to go with any occasion.

Daniel Henderson

Service Desk Technician
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When he’s not busy playing basketball or spending time with his wife and two children, Dan is either gaming, or helping our clients out of a tough spot. One of our newer Service Desk Technicians, Dan comes with a strong technical background, and can always be relied upon to deliver results.

Dylan Johnson

Service Desk Technician
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New to the tech industry, Dylan has grown leaps and bounds in terms of his skills and knowledge, and he’s not just a strong team member at work, either - Dylan is involved in multiple sports teams outside of work, and when he’s not playing sports, he’s playing games online.

Janene Lord

Administration & Accounts
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Janene has been part of the C3 Group journey since the very beginning. Joining John as his first admin/accounts employee back in 1995, Janene has seen C3 Group grow and expand in all it’s glory. Beekeeper and pro-gardener in her spare time, Janene is admired by everyone in the C3 team.

Julie McGuigan

Administration & Accounts
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Proud mum of twin girls, Julie is active with a vibrant personality, and always a pleasure to be around. Making up the whole of our Administration & Accounts team, Julie is a key to keeping C3 functioning!

Bianca Smith

Sales Admin
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When she's not taking care of her two horses, or helping out at the local sign language courses, Bianca is our go-to-girl for a range of sales and admin tasks. Bianca assists all of our teams, and is a great helping hand around the office.