For us, it’s always been all about the people, and our team are the most important ones – our backbone and the heart of the company. We thrive on bringing our customers the very best experiences, building an insanely passionate team, and constantly innovating and evolving.
Our team is a direct reflection of who we are and what we believe in, and we’re proud to hold our values so highly. From the owners to Ice Bar hosts and service staff – everyone in our team plays a crucial role in making our customer service seamless, engaging, and genuinely enjoyable.
Don’t be fooled by her American accent, our Belgian superstar Charlotte uses her studies in tourism and experience in hospitality to bring you the best customer service possible. You’ll find her helping in several venues, so don’t be surprised to bump into her twice a day. When she’s not working, she loves to volunteer to walk dogs and hang out with her friends that have now become her Queenstown family.
Originally from France, our ice bar mum studied tourism management and gained experience in outdoor and extreme activity sites. After travelling through Australia in a 4WD she arrived in Queenstown in 2018 for a holiday and never left ! Her “go big or go bigger” approach means that she will always coach the team to grow and provide the best experience possible. To relax, Cami loves to take her kayak out on the lake and enjoy sunny days by the beach.
Chom reap sour!” Originally from Cambodia, Yani has lived in NZ since she was 3 years old. Her desire to travel and her passion for cultures and unique food has led her to study Travel and Tourism . Once graduated she was inspired to get away from the hometown she lived in for the last 10 years plus and found herself in nelson than finally residing in Queenstown .Outside of work she is a big gym bunny and loves hiking and discovering new places!
Born and raised near Boston USA, Derek moved to Queenstown this year. When he is not at the ice bar he can be found either up at the ski mountains or fishing at one of NZ’s many lakes and streams. Feel free to come have a chat and give him your best version of your Boston accent.
Arriving in Queenstown in May 2022, Addie started her working holiday, her first time traveling outside the United States. She is originally from South Carolina, United States. Her passion is traveling and plans on taking in as much of New Zealand and all it has to offer during her working holiday before finding a new location to explore. Outside of work you can find Addie hiking, out on the water, or finding the best coffee and tea shops.
Serving cocktails in one of the most scenic places on the planet is a hard ask, but somebody’s gotta do it. Interested in joining the Queenstown Ice Bar team? We’re scouting for people to become hospitality superstars with us, who have got what it takes to excel in the industry and become a member of the family.
Get in touch with us today, and let’s start the journey.