The OFS Smart Team

December 10, 2015 / OFS Smart Repair News

So, just exactly who are the bright, brainy, smart and sassy sparks behind the OFS brand? Well, allow us to introduce to you the OFS Smart Team.

Scroll down for a meet & greet

Meet Saai Pienaar, the original guy, horse enthusiast & our founding Director.

Favourites:

  • Colour: Blue
  • Food:  Biltong and a good steak
  • Sports man: Richie McCaw
  • Holiday destination: Greek Islands
  • Band: Beatles
  • Car: Ford Mustang and Land Cruiser V8
  • If you could meet anyone in the world, living or deceased, who would it be: Golda Meir, Ishrael’s 4th prime minister
  • Quote: Life is too short for slow horses and bad wine
  • Magazine: Landbouweekblad

Meet Gysie Pienaar, smart guy, keen golfer & our Managing Director

Favourites:

  • Colour: Red and Blue
  • Food: Pizza
  • Sports team & sports man: Bokke and Hansie Cronje
  • Holiday destination: New York
  • Band: Heuwels Fantasties
  • Car: Porsche 911 GT3 / AC Cobra
  • If you could meet anyone in the world, living or deceased, who would it be?: J F Kennedy
  • Quote: No Guts No Glory
  • Magazine: Car magazine

Meet Jeani Meyer, sassy stylista, rock ‘n roll fan and our Executive Director

Favourites:

  • Colour: Pink
  • Food: Steak & Sushi
  • Sports team & Sports man: Bokke & Rodger Federer, Usain Bolt
  • Holiday Destination: Plett in SA, New York abroad
  • Band: Rolling Stones,  AC/DC, U2,  Mumford & sons, Coldplay
  • Car: Range Rover Sport
  • If you could meet anyone in the world, living or deceased, who would it be: Steve Jobs, Margaret Thatcher, Diane von Furstenberg
  • Quote: Be Bold or Italic – never regular
  • Book & Magazine: Pride & Prejudice, VOGUE

Meet Petrus Du Preez, brainy guy, keen hunter & our Chief Financial Officer

Favourites:

  • Colour: Blue
  • Food: Home grilled steak
  • Sports man: Gary Player
  • Holiday destination: Bandur / Alldays
  • Band or Musician: Britney Spears / Bruce Springsteen
  • Car: Toyota Hilux
  • If you could meet anyone in the word, living or deceased, who would it be: Harry Manners
  • Quote: “Nice guys always come second”
  • Book: Fanie se veldskool dae

Meet GP Schoeman, quick, bright, on the ball & our Workshop Manager

Favourites:

  • Colour: Blue
  • Food: Skaapboud
  • Sports man: Louis Oosthuizen
  • Holiday Destination: Kruger National park
  • Band or Musician: Rooies
  • Car: Land Cruiser
  • If you could meet anyone in the world, living or deceased, who would it be: Gary Player
  • Quote: “Trust instinct to the end, though you cannot render any reason” – Gary Player
  • Book: Golf Digest

Meet Nico De Jongh, sharp guy, ultimate Sharks fan & our Parts Manager

Favourites:

  • Colour: Black
  • Food: Sushi
  • Sports man: Henry Honiball
  • Holiday destination: Plett
  • Band: Bon Jovi
  • Car: Merc 6×6
  • If you can meet anyone in the world, living or deceased, who would it be: Chris Kyle
  • Quote: Fear causes hesitation and hesitation causes your worst fears to come true!
  • Book or magazine: Any hunting mag

Meet Johan Campher, runner extraordinare, Comrades stalwart and our Paintshop Manager

Favourites:

  • Colour: Blue
  • Food: Braaivleis
  • Sports team: Western Province Rugby Team
  • Holiday destination: Garden Route
  • Musician: Elvis Blue
  • Car: Toyota Rav4
  • If you could meet anyone in the world, living or deceased, who would it be: Princess Diana
  • Quote: “Life is tough, but lekker”
  • Magazine: Huisgenoot

Meet Lee Booysen, genuine guy, super Blue Bulls fan & our Senior Estimator

Favourites:

  • Colour: Blue, off course!
  • Food: Ribs & chips
  • Sports team: All Blacks & Bulls
  • Holiday destination: Diaz, Mosselbay
  • Band: Maroon 5
  • Car: 2015 Ford Mustang
  • If you could meet anyone in the world, living or deceased, who would it be: Richie McCaw
  • Quote: “Be there for others, but never leave yourself behind.”
  • Magazine: TIME

Meet Charl Schult, quick, sharp, slick & one of our Estimators

Favourites:

  • Colour: Light Blue
  • Food: Kook kos (Traditional home cooking)
  • Sports man: Muhammad Ali
  • Holiday Destination: Cape Town
  • Band & Musician: Mumford & sons, Bob Marley
  • Car: Ford Shelby GT500
  • If you could meet anyone in the world, living or deceased, who would it be: Muhammad Ali, Bob Marley
  • Quote: No guts no glory, no legend no story
  • Book: Bible

Meet Hano Botha, fun guy, keen sportsman & one of our Estimators

Favourites:

  • Colour: Green
  • Food: a bowl full of bacon – love the stuff!
  • Sports team: Toyota Free State Cheetahs
  • Holiday destination: Anywhere near water & trees – the outdoors
  • Music: A little bit of everything, but have a soft spot for good Afrikaans music (Heuwels Fantasties, Glaskas)
  • Car: 1969 Pontiac GTO
  • If you could meet anyone in the world, living or deceased, who would it be: Albert Einstein
  • Quote: If you can’t convince them, confuse them.
  • Book: The Shack

Meet Bennie Pienaar, talented cricketer, super stalwart & responsible for workshop & purchasing

Favourites:

  • Colour: Blue
  • Food: Spur food
  • Sports team & Sports man: Free State Cheetah Rugby Team & Hansie Cronje
  • Holiday destination: Plett
  • Band: Def Leppard
  • Car: Audi A6
  • If you could meet anyone in the world, Living or deceased, who would it be: Madiba (Nelson Mandela)
  • Quote: Try harder
  • Magazine: Weg

Meet George Oosthuizen, sincere, loyal & a man of deep faith, he is our Accountant

Favourites:

  • Colour: Blue
  • Food: Braaivleis, Pizza
  • Sports team & Sports man: Free State Cheetahs Rugby team, Louis Oosthuizen
  • Holiday destination: Kruger National Park
  • Band & Musician: Bethel Music, Jenn Johnson
  • Car: Ferrari
  • If you could meet anyone in the world, living or deceased, who would it be: David, Jesus
  • Quote: Life is too short to drink bad coffee
  • Book: The Bible

Meet Wendy Mostert, hart of gold, always a trooper, smart & bright. She is our Admin & Finance Executive.

Favourites:

  • Colour:  Navy, white & black
  • Food: Spicy beef strips & also calamari
  • Sports team: Blue Bulls
  • Holiday destination: My family beach house
  • Musician: Juanita Du Plessis
  • Car: Mercedes Benz
  • If you could meet anyone in the world, living or deceased, who would it be: Nelson Mandela
  • Quote: “Stop – look – listen”
  • Book: Murder mysteries & Fifty Shades of Grey

Meet Nicolette van Dyk, strong, brainy, running aficionado & sings beautifully. She is responsible for debtors & invoicing

Favourites:

  • Colour: Purple
  • Food: Pizza & sushi
  • Sports man: Ryk Neethling
  • Holiday destination: Bangkok
  • Band: Prime Circle
  • Car: BMW Z4
  • If you could meet anyone in the world, living or deceased, who would it be: Richard Branson
  • Quote: Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life – Steve Jobs
  • Book & Magazine: 50 Shades of Grey, Cosmo

Meet Johanna Neveling, classy, bright, incredible taste in shoes, cake baking pro & our Creditor Controller

Favourites:

  • Colour: Shades of ivory
  • Food: Pizza
  • Sports man: Victor Matfield
  • Holiday destination: Hartenbos
  • Musician: Bruce Springsteen
  • Car: Mercedes
  • If you could meet anyone in the world, living or deceases, who would it be: Bruce Springsteen – definitely living please!
  • Quote: Life is short ,live it to the fullest
  • Magazine: Elle

Meet Kirstin Botha, intelligent, stylish & witty. She has her skippers license & is our Human Resources & Client Liason.

Favourites:

  • Colour:  I don’t have just one… white, blush pink and turquoise
  • Food: PIZZA any day of the week
  • Sports team: Arsenal
  • Holiday destination: Anywhere by the beach
  • Band & Musician: Mumford & sons, Coldplay and STING!!
  • Car: Range Rover Sport
  • If you could meet anyone in the world, living or deceased, who would it be: John Lennon, Oprah Winfrey, Ellen de Generes
  • Quote: “Attract what you expect, reflect what you desire, become what your respect, mirror what you admire”
  • Book: Mind Power

Meet Mokgadi Kganakga, vivacious, smart & sharp. She is our Admin & Finance official.

Favourites:

  • Colour: Black
  • Food: Oriental food
  • Sports person: Venus Williams
  • Holiday destination: To date Phuket
  • Musician: Drake, Jay Z
  • Car: Aston Martin
  • If you could meet anyone in the world, living or deceased, who would it be: Currently Hillary Clinton
  • Quote: “One can choose to go back towards safety or forward toward growth, but growth must be chosen again and again and safety must be overcome again and again” – something like that by Maslow
  • Book:  7 Habits of Highly effective people, and Destiny magazine

Meet Sune Sieberts, vibrant, bright & fabulous! She is our Client Liaison & Reception

Favourites:

  • Colour: Red
  • Food: Sushi
  • Sportsman: AB De Villiers
  • Holiday destination: Umhlanga (KZN)
  • Musician: The Weekend
  • car: M/BENZ A-Class
  • If you could meet anyone in the world, living or deceased, who would it be: Bishop TD Jakes
  • Quote: “n mens is n mens deur n ander mens”
  • Book: Good Morning, Mr Mandela by Zelda Le Grange