Joinery IT Ltd Customer Service Team

This page was created to give our customers a better look into the customer support team. Our Team, the people at Joinery IT that you interact with on a regular basis. We hope you enjoy this page as much as we enjoy serving you, our customers.


Philip Smith
Sales, Support and Customer Service

Biography: Phil worked as a trainer/services provider for Planit Software in Queensland prior to his move home to New Zealand. He has many years experience as a Project/Production Manager working on domestic, high rise, commercial and government style projects and has 'on-the-tools' skills for the manufacture of a wide range of furniture, cabinets and joinery.

Hobbies and Interests: Phil enjoys travelling, Photography, Mountain Biking and is a proud Grandad.


Sandy Lugton
Admin and Customer Service

Biography: Sandy and Phil partnered up some time ago and love to travel. Aside from working on the Joinery IT social media and admin, Sandy is a passionate ECE Teacher. She will always advocate on the side of what is best practise and of the most benefit to our childrens welfare.

Hobbies and Interests: Sandy enjoys travelling, Kayaking and Hiking a beautiful trail.


Jason Chittenden
Support Leader

Biography: Jason, originally from sunny Nelson, now lives in Wanganui. With many years experience using Cabinet Vision software for Cooper Webley, a Nelson based manufacturer. He joined Joinery IT back in 2010. Jason is our Reports and Database expert.

Hobbies and Interests: Jason loves spending time with his wife and his children. Other interests include Video Gaming, Remote Controlled Vehicles and a Drone.


Jacqueline Crossley
Support Technician

Biography: After working for cabinetmakers in Australia, Jacq returned home to the Bay of Plenty. She continued her passion for detailing and design at Lee Brothers in Rotorua. Her expertise with Cabinet Vision and Vortek Spaces are second to none. Its great to have her back on our team.

Hobbies and Interests: Jacq lives with her husband and daughter. The three of them are often found in the Whakarewarewa forest walking Buddy their dog or hitting trails on their mountain bikes.


Darryn Currill
Support Technician

Biography: Darryn lives in Auckland. He has more than 12 years experience using Cabinet Vision software at DBJ Furniture, an Auckland based manufacturer. Joining us at Joinery IT in 2018. Darryn is enthusiastic about automation and seeing repetitive processes simplified by smart use of Cabinet Vision software.

Hobbies and Interests: Darryn enjoys time with his wife and daughter. When the weather is right, you'll find them out on their boat fishing.


Johan Cronje
Support Technician

Biography: JC is from Cape Town, South Africa, and now enjoys life in rural Waikato. With over 25 years IT support in small to medium and coporate sized companies working aside Fujitsu and Dimension Data to name just a couple of projects. JC has a broad range of experience and remains passionate about the IT profession.

Hobbies and Interests: JC enjoys travel, loves the beach and farm-life. When feeling musical you may find him playing drums with his son Jack.