Meet Our Team

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Meet our the amazing team members behind our business and yours!


Renee Virtual Bookkeeper

Renee Thorstensen
Bookkeeper

The newest member of the Zesty Team, Renee joins us from the Manawatū. Renee has moved from previous her assistant accountant role to complete her Bachelor of Business (Acc).

Having worked for 6 years as an assistant accountant, Renee has gained so much experience in the accounting and finance industry with my main tasks including cash flow management, bank reconciliations, GST & PAYE filling, accounts payable and receivable, IMS payroll for 250 employees, stock control, support for multiple branches and general administration duties.

We are super excited to have Renee on the Zesty Team!


Marie Edge - Virtual Executive Assistant

Marie Edge
Executive Assistant

Hi my name is Marie, after 20+ years of legal work including Commercial Litigation, Police and Family Law, I have now launched my own virtual business! I am so thrilled to be here!

Over my career I have gained invaluable knowledge of all things administrative including, email management, travel and event planning, diary management, Minute taking, copy typing, editing, proofreading, transcription, invoicing and countless other admin tasks which are crucial to any successful business.

As your virtual executive assistant I can help you create a better customer experience. I can monitor your business email inbox and social media handles and respond to queries quickly. So, instead of spending your day doing defined repetitive tasks that take too long, pass them on to me and dedicate your time to the big-picture issues that help your business and revenue grow.

As your virtual assistant/PA It is my job to ensure that your business works effectively, providing you with the confidence that your working day is running efficiently and effortlessly.