Zane founder of Ze Build, is a visionary entrepreneur with a passion for the building industry. His journey to success is a testament to determination and resilience. Zane embarked on his entrepreneurial journey in 2017, officially launching Ze Build in 2018. His motivation to start the business arose from unfulfilled promises in a previous venture, driving him to take matters into his own hands.
Throughout his career, Zane has encountered a diverse range of challenges. The years 2018 and 2019 saw rapid growth, while 2020 brought the unprecedented challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic. He tackled material shortages by proactively securing essential resources in advance and navigated the complexities of the pandemic through meticulous planning. Notably, Ze Build took a principled stance, providing staff the choice regarding vaccination, reflecting the company’s commitment to employee well-being. Navigating the top tiers of business, he also faced the challenge of dealing with narcissism, recognising the importance of maintaining a sound mental health environment at the leadership level.
Among his proudest professional achievements, Zane highlights Ze Build’s substantial contribution to the community. Serving as a major sponsor for the Westpac helicopter, he demonstrates a strong commitment to giving back. Equally noteworthy, he takes pride in Ze Build’s pro-choice stance during challenging times.
Zane has actively supported businesses in the Silverdale community, particularly during times when few others did. Ze Build has not only sponsored other local businesses but also provided significant employment opportunities, contributing to the community’s economic vitality. Zane envisions a vibrant future for the Silverdale business community. He aims to engage with and educate the younger generation about the local business environment, cultivating an understanding of its importance and potential.
Zane’s professional journey is guided by core values such as honesty, transparency, passion, and a commitment to nurturing a positive company culture.. Outside of work, Zane finds joy in spending time with his family and indulging his passion for cars. He’s an avid enthusiast of activities like bike riding, 4-wheel driving, golfing, and fishing, which provide a welcome balance to his busy entrepreneurial life.