About Us

Daniel leads a team with 45 years combined industry knowledge. This knowledge base is applied in areas such as project management, procurement, facilitation and fit out completion resulting in a “total solution” for business requirements.

Our director

Daniel Ready

Managing Director

Following a lengthy career in sales across various industries, Daniel moved into commercial interiors over 15 years ago. While working hard to grow Shape Commercial Daniel took on the extra challenge of part time study and recently achieved qualifications in business management. This coupled with experience in dealing with some of Australasia’s key blue chip companies Daniel is passionate about providing over and above service. Longevity of business relationships is a driving factor ensuring that added value is constantly strived for. Daniel has had extensive experience in managing the supply of services across New Zealand, Australia and the Pacific. Daniel believes anything can be achieved with a shared vision and a driven ambition for the future of the business. When not at work Daniels four daughters keep him busy with time spent boating, mountain biking and enjoying the outdoors.

Our staff

Nicki Strong

Sales, Marketing and Administration. Nicki holds the middle ground and glues the departments together. Being responsible for essential services at Shape and keeping our online presence fresh, she is the driving force behind many infrastructure projects at Shape. Outside of the office Nicki enjoys spending time with family and she loves to blow off some steam with a good boxing session.

Joan Ziegler

Joan is our accounts guru. She keeps the machine working, the wheels rolling and the boys in check back at the office. When not cherishing time with her grand daughter Joan is an avid ballroom dancer and keen walker.


Cindy is our Wellington Sales Representative. She joined Shape with a background primarily in Residential Interiors. Her passion and experience in Interior Design is valuable in her ability to visualise spaces and interpret clients needs. Having recently moved to the beautiful Wairarapa, Cindy enjoys walks in the countryside and socialising with friends.

sam Taylor

Sam is our Auckland based Sales and New Business Representative. She hails from the Commercial Interiors Industry, previous to that she was the owner of a country Pub. Her love for interiors, consultative approach and ability to see her customer’s perspective enables her to find the right solution. In her spare time Sam has a busy toddler to keep up with, in amongst spending time with friends and family.

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