Meet Our Team

Meet the team that will deliver you measurable business performance. It’s in our DNA - it’s what we do.

Our Executive Team

The Reward Paths team is led by some of the best minds in loyalty strategy and technology across two hemispheres. Here’s a look at our executive team:

David Harwood

Chief Global Strategist

David has spent 20 years building Reward Paths into the leading B2B Loyalty marketing company in NZ…

Colin Samson

Chief Executive Officer

Colin worked his early years working in the FMCG industry before leaving the corporate world and venturing into the private sector…

Mike Capizzi

USA Loyalty Lead

As a global loyalty expert, Mike helps businesses worldwide to deliver better loyalty programs for their staff and customers. Mike is the founder and principal consultant at Marketing Strategists LLC, an independent consulting practice assisting service providers and end-user client organizations with their loyalty marketing programs.

David Higgs

Chief Technology Officer

David has worked in the IT industry in New Zealand and the UK for close to 30 years…

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Calebe Perazza

Data Insights Director

15+ years of experience in Consumer Insights, Specialist in data insights, consumer behaviour and strategic planning focused on the Loyalty…

Tracey Martin

Client Service Director

For more than 25 years, Tracey has worked in demanding management roles in Brand Marketing, Media, Communications and Loyalty, both in New Zealand and…

Catherine Barwood

Travel Director

Catherine has over thirty years experience in the Travel Industry, including twenty years in the Incentives and Conference market (she began very young!). She has organised and managed events for groups from as small as 16 to more than 500 to destinations including Fiji, Tahiti, Vanuatu, Australia, USA, South America, Mauritius, South Africa, Vietnam, United Kingdom, France and many others. This includes all travel, accommodation and event programmes.

Jo Ropitini

Chief Financial Officer

Jo has over 25 years experience in accounting in New Zealand and Australia, starting as Accounts Payable Clerk for Revlon, and more recently as Management Accountant for House of Travel’s Product division.


Stacey Palmer

Reward Manager

Stacey is our reward sourcing specialist with 13+ years experience in corporate buying. Stacey works strategically with suppliers on purchase negotiations, current trends and market analysis as well as managing our reward catalogue and EDM campaigns.



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