- paper products
- Business cards
- Brochures / Flyers
- Photo Books
- signs & wide format
- Canvas prints
- Pull-up Banners
- Mounted Boards
- Window Vinyls
- Cut Out Lettering
- Vinyl Stickers
- the team
- green spot
- contact us
Meet Our Team
FOUNDING MEMBER / DESIGNER
At Hot Ink since June 1997
Favourite part of my job is watching my awesome staff develop and grow, and receiving praise from happy customers
Craziest thing we ever did was decide to start a graphic design and print studio in 1997
When not at work I like to race down mountains on my bicycle and be with my precious family
If I wasn’t a designer – are you kidding? I’ve wanted to do this since the age of 7!
Fun fact: I do love speed
At Hot Ink since June 1997
Favourite part of my job is the positive attitude of my business partner and staff, and seeing satisfied customers
Craziest thing we ever did was establish Hot Ink in a tiny room in 1997
When not at work I like to surf, kiteboard, hike and spend time with friends
If I wasn’t a business owner I would travel the world and surf
PART OWNER / OFFICE MANAGER
At Hot Ink since 2001
Favourite part of my job is solving problems and being a fixer of all things fixable
Craziest thing we ever did was folding origami frogs for 2 days straight
When not at work I like to ride motorbikes, play computer games and devise a plan to take over the world
If I wasn’t doing this I would like to be a Star Wars fighter pilot
Interesting fact: my name is Droid because of the large amount of metal in my body
PART OWNER / PRODUCTION MANAGER
AKA Sheldon (from ‘Big Bang Theory’)
At Hot Ink since May 2004
Favourite part of my job is ordering people around
Craziest thing I ever did was rope in all my friends one night to help fold 500 urgent invites while watching TV
When not at work I like to socialize with friends and braai
If I wasn’t doing this I would like to own a bar
Interesting fact: I am actually perfect even though my minions don’t believe this yet
At Hot Ink since Nov 2008
Favourite part of my job is happy clients; coffee breaks and seeing your own work in a shop window
Craziest thing we ever did was constructing three dimensional point of sale displays for Sports Direct
When not at work I like to train at gym, listen to music and have games nights with friends
If I wasn’t a graphic designer I would like to be a tattoo artist
Fun fact: I can give and take a good joke
At Hot Ink since June 2012
Favourite part of my job is playing with numbers
Craziest request I ever had was to quote on three dimensional pencil shaped calendars
When not at work I like to play computer games and go out with friends
If I wasn’t an estimator I would like to be an accountant
Favourite saying: “I didn’t do it!”
CLEANER / FINISHER
AKA Eunice / Mamkwayi
At Hot Ink since 2004
Favourite part of my job is keeping things clean
Craziest thing I ever did was searching the streets for our stolen black bins
When not at work I like to take my children out
If I wasn’t a cleaner I would like to be a traffic officer
Fun fact: I have fun dancing to music even if I don’t understand what the lyrics are!
At Hot Ink since August 2016
Favourite part of my job is…EVERYTHING! I love the client interaction as well as solving admin mysteries.
Craziest job I ever had was working in a video store – I am not a ‘movie’ kind of girl.
When not at work I like to sing, listen to music, spend time with family and just enjoy life!
If I wasn’t a receptionist I would become a globetrotter and travel the world.
Personal motto: Live your life to the fullest…
At Hot Ink since June 2014
Favourite part of my job is designing cool stuff of course and seeing what new challenges I can take on next
Craziest thing I ever did – every day is a crazy day! Making the impossible possible, pulling rabbits out of hats…
When not at work I like to spend time with my little family, preferably outdoors – you try keeping a little ginger boy indoors for more than 5 minutes!
When I am not at Hot Ink I will be old and retired 🙂
Fun Fact: You’ll never see me in a dress besides on my wedding day
LEAD GRAPHIC DESIGNER
At Hot Ink since June 2015
Favourite part of my job is the smile you receive from a client when they are blown away with your design or final print.
Craziest thing I ever did was a treetop tour in Tsitsikamma.
When not at work I like to play online games and spend time with family.
If I wasn’t a graphic designer I would like to be a digital design lecturer.
Fun Fact: I don’t have birthdays – I level up!
At Hot Ink since November 2015
Favourite part of my job: getting to the end of a successful project with a satisfied client.
Craziest job I ever pulled off: 90% of signage installations are crazy!
When not at work I like to be outdoors, camping, braaing with friends and 4×4’ing.
If I wasn’t a finisher I would like to be a 4×4 skills driving instructor.
Fun Fact: I just love to braai! I would do it every day if I could…
DRIVER / FINISHER
At Hot Ink since Jan 2016
Favourite part of my job is finishing…
Craziest job I have ever had was being Chico the Clown at the Spur.
When not at work I like to be with family and friends, motorbike riding, being in nature: hiking; snorkelling & mountain biking.
Little known fact about me: I have completed 10 Comrades Marathons – because I am a finisher(!)
At Hot Ink since October 2016
Craziest job: Installing signage at the Virgin Active in a very confined space underneath an electric fence!
In my free time: I can be found playing soccer and being with my family.
One day: I plan to have my own business and work for myself.
Secret fact about me: I am a terrible singer.
RECEPTION / CLIENT LIAISON
At Hot Ink since Feb 2017
Favourite part of my job is people, people, people! Love dealing with all the different types…
When not at work I like to spend time with my family and boyfriend. Family is very important to me. I also enjoy playing netball and organising events in my spare time.
If I wasn’t in my current role I would like to be a full-time events co-ordinator.
Me in a nutshell: Talkative, bubbly and happy – and a bit loud sometimes too!
At Hot Ink since September 2017
Craziest times on the job: Working through the night to meet tight deadlines.
When I am not at work I love watching movies with my kids.
If I wasn’t in my current job I would like to be a social worker.
Secret fact about me: Once you get to know me you will find I can be a very entertaining individual(!)
At Hot Ink since May 2018
Favourite part of my job is: constantly learning new skills.
When I am at home I like to be with my kids, watch movies and sleep in.
If I wasn’t a finisher I would be a nurse.
Fun fact about me: I love to party with my close friends.