Meet Kelly Edington, Production Team, QLD

Meet Kelly Edington, Production Team, QLD

April 06, 2021 3 min read

"Padre Coffee, being a big family (with Melbourne, our wholesale partners and the Specialist Espresso team) means there is always something going on. I love being part of the wholesale team as I get to interact with so many gorgeous customers; this makes my day."
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Meet Sam Embry, Sales Team, VIC

Meet Sam Embry, Sales Team, VIC

March 29, 2021 3 min read

"Forming relationships with our partners and helping in any way to ensure their business is growing and thriving to its full potential is a mainstay of what we do. My role is very much a people facing role (which I love) so of course with that you do build genuine friendships and mutually beneficial relationships with customers."

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Meet Zach Calleja, Retail Team, VIC

Meet Zach Calleja, Retail Team, VIC

March 22, 2021 3 min read

I remember reading a quote somewhere that said "create the culture you need in your place" and it’s stuck with me. Culture is integral to believing in what we do every day. Understanding the values we share, the way our differences can inspire a more rich and fulfilling experience, knowing who we are, what we are about and how we achieve community all comes back to culture.
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Meet Tanya Howarth, Retail Team, VIC

Meet Tanya Howarth, Retail Team, VIC

March 22, 2021 4 min read

"I am a firm believer that whether you are in a management position or not, you are always a leader. We are all leaders for each other and for our community. It is part of what helps us stand out from the rest."

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Meet Georgia Folker, Office Manager and Communications Team, VIC

Meet Georgia Folker, Office Manager and Communications Team, VIC

February 15, 2021 3 min read

"In the three years I’ve been with Padre, I have been given so many opportunities to expand my skill set alongside extremely talented and knowledgeable colleagues. We have a learning culture that focuses on training and development and it’s an encouraging environment to come to work in everyday."
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Meet Bessie Marks, Community Impact and Engagement, VIC

Meet Bessie Marks, Community Impact and Engagement, VIC

February 08, 2021 3 min read

"A big part of what I do is to identify and seize opportunities to connect, create and support. I’m committed to anchoring every project we work on back to our core values, and ensuring that we’re walking the walk with everything we do. I can’t wait to find more of these opportunities this year."
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Meet Steve Arthy, Operations Manager, QLD

Meet Steve Arthy, Operations Manager, QLD

February 05, 2021 3 min read

"2021 for me is about creating opportunities for our team both internally, and also for our Café Partners and Retail Customers alike. No matter what is going on in the world, if we can help people to move forward in a positive way and experience something special on a daily basis, that would be a great result."
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Meet Andrew Harris, Sales Manager, VIC

Meet Andrew Harris, Sales Manager, VIC

February 01, 2021 4 min read

"What we look for in wholesale partners is a high level of engagement, a passion for quality and integrity." 

⁠In our latest staff profile, we chat to Andrew - Sales Manager for Victoria - about why he loves his role, about what we look for in our wholesale partners and about our exciting plans for wholesale interstate expansion.⁠

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Are coffee careers really a thing? A conversation with Charlie.

Are coffee careers really a thing? A conversation with Charlie.

April 04, 2019 5 min read

Since Charlie made the move to Melbourne from his hometown of Auckland to chase his passion for education in coffee, he's achieving his personal goals including a trip to origin and launching his own coffee blog.
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