The Owners

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Marise Mettrick - Kapiti Coast Licence Owner

Marise has in excess of 15 years experience in project, facilities and asset management.  She brings a very high level of detail and planning to every project to ensure it is delivered on time and within the foreseeable budget. Marise is passionate about customer service and is focussed on communicating with her clients and trades to ensure a smooth and enjoyable experience.   Marise's passion for all things property has been longstanding and she is excited about being part of the MTP Team.

Marise is married with a teenage daughter and when not working likes to spend time with family and friends. 



We welcome Bobby the new licence owner for Maintain To Profit CBD. Bobby has been a professional project manager for over 20 years and has succesfully managed projects, small and large, by making it easy to be understood by all stakeholders. Bobby prides himself on projects being delivered on time and on budget, with those projects spanned across industries and geoprahies, local and global. To him each project is unique and affordable. "The devil is in the details", and he is always keen to learn the details of each project to avoid nasty surprises later on.

Married with 2 teenage kids, Bobby enjoys serving his family the best quality time, on land, water and air.


Randy owns the licence of Maintain To Profit Tauranga. Randy started his working career in the bakery industry working his way through to management roles. Working in the bakery industry for 16 years, he realized he was ready for a new challenge, this was presented to him in 2001 with work in the building industry as a Hammer hand. Following his time on the tools, he then found himself working in supervisory roles through to management and project management roles, including working as a project manager for Maintain To Profit North Shore.

Randy is very passionate when it comes to renovating he believes in great communication with both client and contractors, resulting in an outstanding services and quality workmanship.

A Volunteer Fire Fighter since 2001, he enjoys the challenges of the job and find helping his community very rewarding. He has two adult girls and a wonderful supportive partner Tracey and her two children. He enjoys working around the garden, being creative, playing golf and enjoys time spent with his family and friends.



Mike owns the license of Maintain To Profit in the Hamilton areas. Mike has experience in refrigeration wholesaling where he was Branch Manager for 4 years. During this time, he became well respected within the industry and was responsible for many tasks including quoting jobs from large projects to smaller everyday jobs. Mike has a passion for customer service providing customers with work on time and within budget up to a very high standard.

Mike lives with his partner Tracey and they have 3 kids. They recently renovated their family home learning a lot about this process and the hassles of trying to project manage it while working a fulltime job. This helped him see why Maintain To Profit would be helpful to so many people like him.


Matt owns the licence of Maintain To Profit in the City East Area.  He comes from a background in commercial furniture where he has nine years experience, having worked in this field since graduating in 2006. With extensive project management experience leading and managing a team of nine, Matt understands the value of having a project completed on time and on budget.  Property/construction wise Matt worked as a builder’s labourer during student holidays and his passion for renovation grew while completing a working holiday in France where he worked on renovations with his Father in Law.  Returning to NZ this passion blossomed and he has been involved in numerous local renovations since, working with friends and subcontractors alike.

Together with his wife Sandy, they have two pre-school boys who ensure their home is always lively.  Matt enjoys Mountain biking , Motorcycling and most sports in general.


Lance owns the licence of Maintain to Profit South West Auckland area. Lance is a Qualified painter and has more than 10 years experience working in Australia. Lance has also been operating as a self employed painter in New Zealand for over 10 years working successfully with his own staff and subcontractors. Lance has experience in residential and commercial renovations and maintenance and his passion for renovation works is the reason he is in the process of building his own home and subdividing his property. Lance was involved in the rebuild of Christchurch.

Lance is married with four children and in his down time is actively involved in coaching his sons rugby team. Lance and his family love spending time outdoors and Lance loves fishing.


Daryn owns the licence of Maintain To Profit in the Auckland East area. Daryn brings many years of experience to his business, having worked in the building industry for over 20 years. He previously owned and operated a texture coating and decorating business and he has also been involved in sales management within the building sector. As he is very customer focused, Daryn provides his clients with outstanding service ensuring his renovations and maintenance are top quality. 

Both Daryn and his wife Shu share an interest in investment property and have substantial experience in completing residential renovations. They hold a strong belief that professional maintenance of your property will maximise your investment. Daryn and Shu have three sons and they all love spending time in the great outdoors with family and friends.

Ramin Tavakoli - Auckland South East Licence Owner

Ramin owns the licence of Maintain To Profit in the South East Auckland area. He has worked as an electrical design engineer and project manager for the past 20 years, but has developed a great interest in investment properties and renovations through personal experience. He undertook his first major house renovations while living in Europe between 2000 and 2010. He continued to invest in properties and use his taste for well-considered, global, modern design in home renovations here in Auckland.

Ramin is passionate about good quality work delivered to the highest standards. He is known to customers as a  friendly and dedicated person with great expertise.

Together with his wife Alex they have two active children and a few pets and farm animals. They love the great New Zealand outdoors - fishing, hiking, mountain biking. The whole family enjoys scouting, hockey and gymnastic competitions.


Mike owns the licence of Maintain To Profit in the Rodney area. Mike has been working in the IT industry for the past 18 years and has extensive experience managing large and small projects where he has developed a reputation for being the friendly and trusted advisor who can take care of matters with long term reliability.

He shares a passion for property with his wife Rach. They have successfully undertaken numerous renovation and building projects over the last few years and are keen property investors. “We have experienced first-hand what a difference having a clean, tidy, well-presented and maintained property makes to the quality of tenant you can attract.” Through these projects Mike has developed a strong vision for creating functional modern homes for both investment properties and people's own homes.

Pete Hill - Auckland West Licence Owner

Pete owns the licence of Maintain To Profit in the Auckland West area. Pete has been a marine engineer for the past 23 years, with 21 of those being in the New Zealand Navy. He has also been a successful and avid property investor for the past few years learning the value of property investing first-hand and the power of owning well maintained and great yield properties, which is how he initially met the team at Maintain To Profit and discovered his passion for property.

Pete is keen, enthusiastic and determined to make your experience with Maintain To Profit West Auckland as easy as possible and help you achieve your property goals. Whether that be a renovation in your home or maintenance on your investment properties, his advice and experience can really make the difference.

Married to his beautiful wife Amy, they have two teenage children and a home full of animals. Pete looks forward to working with you.

DANIEL HEMUS - Auckland Central Licence Owner

Daniel owns the licence of Maintain To Profit for Auckland Central. Daniel has worked in various areas of the building industry for over 20 years which has given him the experience he needs to manage your project from start to finish ensuring you will get the finished property you desire. Daniel has worked on many home renovations and new builds over his career and he is extremely customer focused. Your satisfaction is his number one priority.

Daniel is married to his wife of 18 years, Becky. Both Daniel and Becky are passionate about home renovation and understand that good home maintenance and renovation is a great way to protect and grow your investment in your property. Together they have two sons, Joshua and Izaak, whom both love playing basketball and of course technology, as most kids do nowadays. Daniel and Becky are actively involved in the community and really enjoy spending time together with their family and friends. Daniel looks forward to getting to know you and assisting you in achieving your property goals. 

Mark Trafford - Auckland North Shore Licence Owner

Mark has been successfully investing, maintaining and renovating all types of properties for over 25 years in both the United Kingdom and New Zealand, learning with each new challenge the power of great service.  Mark has worked within the building industry for over 20 years and before he founded Maintain To Profit in 2007 spent 3 years running one of the largest kitchen companies in New Zealand.

When it comes to renovation and maintenance Mark has seen and done it all. With over 650 renovations for happy clients under his belt, he has all the answers. Mark is also an aggressive property investor who understands budgets and timeframes and is passionate about 'Maximizing Profit from Property' and maintaining property over the long term.

Maintain To Profit is a company dedicated to property maintenance and renovations, whether you are a home owner, property manager or property investor. When you need your property maintained it is so important to use qualified trades people that do the job properly the first time around and this is where Maintain To Profit can help with your clients or investments. Backed by over 55 specialist high quality sub-contractors this is a winning combination that you want on your team every time.

Dean Larritt - Auckland North Shore Licence Owner

Dean is co-owner of Maintain To Profit with Mark. Professionally he is a qualified cabinetmaker with 17 years’ experience in the building industry, working extensively in both the residential and commercial sectors for that time. Before joining Maintain To Profit Dean spent 6 years in commercial and residential flooring. Need advice on kitchens, bathrooms, super yacht fitouts or flooring of any type, then Dean is your man.

Dean has an astute understanding for both his clients' needs and also the needs of their vastly experienced contractors. Top of his priority list is to ensure all clients are completely satisfied and at ease with the service that Maintain to Profit offers, to keep them coming back time and time again and referring the company's services to friends and family.

"Married to my lovely wife Aimee, we have two children, Anna and Cooper. We enjoy weekends away, with time spent out fishing and diving. Any starters for a fishing trip make sure you get in touch! I also enjoy mountain bike riding and like to keep active."