OUR TEAM

We select only the best to join our team. Meet some of them below…

Each member of our team has been selected for their enthusiasm, reliability and dedication to creating a fun and safe environment. At NZONE Skydive we have a range of diverse roles ranging from tandem skydive personnel, freefall photographers, aircraft manifestors, reservations, administration, courtesy coach drivers, video editors, ground support crew, parachute packers, aircraft pilots and sales & marketing.

Ken Stone

Group General Manager

Ken Stone is the Experience Co Group General Manager for Skydive operations in Australia & New Zealand.

Ken joined us in 2018, and has made 11000+ skydives. In his past life, he completed 26 years of service with the Australian Army, where he first started parachuting. Ken is an Accelerated Free Fall Instructor, Tandem Instructor, Camera Flyer, Display Pro skydiver, and holds skydiving instructor ratings in multiple countries. He has skydived around the world and worked for drop zones in Australia, Fiji, and the USA to name a few. In his spare time he likes hiking and photography.

Lou Brown

Operations Manager NZ

Lou manages our New Zealand Operations and joined us in 2019. With over 15 years experience in the Queenstown tourism industry she brings extensive knowledge in operations, logistics and team leadership. She has watched well over 10,000+ skydives and loves the energy that the team and our customers bring day in and day out.

Steve

Tandem Master
Camera Flyer

Origin: Germany
Skydives: 8,500+

Uros Sumar

Master Rigger
Tandem Master & Camera Flyer

Origin: Serbia
Skydives: 24,500

Sotero Medley

Tandem Master/Camera Flyer
Operations Manager Parachutes and Training Manager Parachutes

Origin: Portugal
Skydives: 9,000+

Scott

Tandem Master
Camera Flyer

Origin: New Zealand
Skydives: 24,500

Ingamar

Tandem Master
Camera Flyer

Origin: Sweden
Skydives: 25,800+

Jason (Taco)

Tandem Master
Camera Flyer

Origin: Ireland
Skydives: 9,500+

Cai

Tandem Master
Camera Flyer

Origin: New Zealand
Skydives: 2,000+

Tim

Tandem Master
Camera Flyer

Origin: New Zealand
Skydives: 1,500+

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Queenstown is the birthplace of Tandem Skydiving in New Zealand, also known as the ‘Adventure Capital of the World’.

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