Names, connections, 2+2
This page contains a mixture of property and other information, company formation, the down side of business, market bits & pieces, probably fairly cryptic and rushed.
The weekly Snapshots tend to contain formal information, while other stories on the website are generally structured. U will contain snippets, less often from formal sources, maybe unstructured and incomplete.
18 August 2002
Living Stone Pavers (NZ) Ltd (Russell Deasy, Taupo) went into voluntary liquidation on 9 August, appointing Gerard Hulst as liquidator. Mr Deasy incorporated Living Stone (2002) Ltd on 8 August.
15 August 2002
Dennis Parsons (Indepth Forensic, Hamilton), as liquidator of Green Park Forestry Ltd (Paul Oliver & Noel Fletcher) applied on 3 July to wind up Old Money Family Trust Ltd (Peter Friedrich Hoffman, Hamilton). The application will be heard in the Hamilton High Court on Monday 9 September at 10.45am. Mr Hoffman is director of several Old Money companies, is a former director of Ethical Enterprises Ltd and Health Wealth & Happiness Club Ltd, and with his wife, Ellen, is a director of Agape Charitable Trust Ltd. Mr Hoffman’s cheap-homes company, Hoffman Holdings Ltd, collapsed in 1984 after taking $1000 deposits from about 400 intending cottage buyers then failing to deliver. David Lange, then leader of the Opposition, said Mr Hoffman had already been involved in 5 business collapses, and added: “Once you’ve been the master of 5 Titanics, you shouldn’t get a ride on a sixth.”
Esther Samuel (Icontact Visual Media Ltd) was appointed liquidator on 13 August of Uluru Finance Ltd (insolvency practitioner Ray Burgess, Brett Cooper was previously director) and Uluru Properties Ltd (Brett Cooper). Creditors must file claims by Thursday 19 September. Mr Cooper’s property interests include Balmoral Properties/Asset Management NZ Ltd, Wiri Park Developments Ltd, Industrial Property Management Ltd, and Pacific Rise developer Pacific Office Park Ltd, which has been wound up by its former partners.
NZ Cashflow Services Ltd’s application to wind up GT Enterprises Ltd (Terence Moon) was struck out in the Auckland High Court today after settlement was reached.
The application of CMS Business Services Ltd (Richard Cross) to wind up Aztec Management Services Ltd (Christine & John Fear; Mr Fear is also a director of Aluminium Distributors Ltd and both are directors of North Shore Tool & Die Makers Ltd) was struck out in the Auckland High Court today after settlement was reached.
Jacobsen Creative Surfaces Ltd’s application to wind up Pars Ceramic Tiles Ltd (Manuchehr Riahi Dehkordi) was struck out in the Auckland High Court today after settlement was reached.
CSR Building Materials NZ Ltd’s application to wind up S&R Trading Ltd (formerly Genesis Homes Manurewa Ltd) was adjourned to Thursday 19 September at 10am for advertising. S&R directors are Stuart Brauninger (also Tasman Pacific Residential Ltd, Sunset Finance Ltd, Sapphire Homes Ltd, among other companies), Richard Alder (Alpha Pacific Holdings Ltd, Home-Master Ltd) & Raymond Bull.
NZ Cashflow Services Ltd applied on 16 July to wind up Canbay Plastering Ltd (Alan & Elizabeth Light, Glenfield). The application will be heard in the Auckland High Court on Thursday 22 August at 10.45am.
Jesmond Construction Ltd applied on 2 July to wind up Habitat Developments Ltd (David Ralph & Caroline Morrison). The application will be heard in the Auckland High Court on Thursday 5 September at 10am.
4 of Bill & Jocelyn Miles’ companies were placed in liquidation on 8 August — Busby Manor Ltd, Glenmore Distributors Ltd, Hardy Distributors Ltd and Video Station Ltd. Jeff Meltzer & Karen Mason (Meltzer Mason Heath) were appointed liquidators. Creditors must file claims by Monday 9 September. Mr Miles was a duty-free shopping pioneer at Miles & Carlaw, and a prominent Bay of Islands property investor.
Hirepool Ltd applied on 14 June to wind up Lloyd Contractors (1996) Ltd (Lloyd Pae, also director of Lloyd Contractors 2000 Ltd) . The application will be heard in the Auckland High Court on Thursday 22 August at 10.45am.
Lloyd Group Ltd (Lloyd Gallagher, Hamilton) was placed in liquidation in the Hamilton High Court on 5 August. Brendon Gibson & Grant Graham (Ferrier Hodgson) were appointed liquidators. Mr Gallagher is also director of several other companies, including Tech Tools Supplies Ltd, ISP Supplies Ltd and Telco Supplies Ltd.
Hoy 2000 Ltd (Hugh Ellis, also director of Eastellis Homes Ltd) went into liquidation on 31 July, appointing Bernie Montgomerie as liquidator. Creditors must file claims by Saturday 7 September.