Meet the Team

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Kym established BLM in 2006 with a passion to provide a better, more effective way of supplementation to the livestock industry.

Growing up on the land and being apart of the livestock industry his whole life his passion is what started the company and for the main reason for its success today.

FUN FACT: Kym has been known to lose his mobile phone in some interesting places.

His family values, love for livestock and desire to simply make a difference and help other livestock producers is an admired quality by most that meet Kym. He retired in Jan 2019 from his hands-on role within the company but still enjoys having a chat with the many clients he has met over the years. He remains the owner and founder of the company holding the belief that our family company still has so much to offer the industry.

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As co-founder of BLM, Chris always loved working closely with her husband Kym, travelling Australia, attending events and hearing the stories of clients and livestock producers from around Australia. She retired with Kym in Jan 2019 but remains an owner of the family-owned company.

Anyone that knows Chris understands her passion for pearls developed from time spent in Broome WA, one of her favourite places to visit.

FUN FACT: Chris is known for her uncanny knowledge of shopping centres all over Australia.

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Coordinating a very busy role, Melanie looks after the administration and warehousing areas of the business. Coordinating her team to provide a fast delivery service of product sales, seeing them through to completion after their dispatch, as well as constant monitoring of inventory levels in all of our warehouses. She performs general administration tasks, assists in handling phone enquiries and provides a high level of customer service at all times. Mel has a very busy role but always manages everyday with a smile.

 

FUN FACT: Most people know her as Mel, only a few know her as Mouse!

If you have ordered a livestock supplement from BLM and need to clarify anything about your order, please call Melanie in the front office or send her an email.

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Charlie comes from an extensive background in the livestock industry through his early years jackarooing and working in animal health, before embarking on a 17 year career with Elders. He was involved in everything from Farm Supplies, Regional Sales Manager, Animal Health Specialist and Hub Manager, just to name a few.

Charlie came on board as our QLD Regional Manager at the start of 2015, based in Townsville. He is an extremely valuable member of our team now looking after North QLD & NT, providing backup support to stores and seeing clients on property to help improve their supplementation plans.

FUN FACT: Charlie travelled around Australia on a motorbike in 2016 with 3 other mates raising funds and awareness for rare cancers for Without a Ribbon.

If you are based in North QLD or NT and have a general enquiry about your livestock nutrition supplementation plan, please give Charlie a call or send him an email.

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Gemma grew up in the Murchison region of Western Australia, well known for its pastoral and mining industries.

After completing her schooling at the WA College of Agriculture, Gemma went on to work with Landmark for over 11 years in a variety of roles. Gemma’s most recent role with Landmark was in Category Management Animal Health Fencing & General for WA & NT, as such Gemma has a great understanding of the entire WA state and the seasonal requirements of its farmers.

Based in Perth, Gemma manages the state of WA as a support to stores and visiting clients on their properties to further assist them with their animal supplement needs.

FUN FACT: Gemma wanted to be a stock agent as a teenager.

If you are based in Western Australia and have a general enquiry about your livestock nutrition supplementation plan, please give Gemma a call or send her an email.

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Lachlan grew up on a family owned and operated sheep and cattle property at Karara in southeast Queensland. During his boarding school years on the Gold Coast, he loved coming home on holidays to the property for shearing, mustering, motorbike riding and the home cooking!

In early 2015 Lachlan began to study a Bachelor of Industrial design at Griffith University whilst also working at Everything Marine Australia, but his passion for the sheep and cattle industries and his grassroots bought him to work for Beachport Liquid Minerals.

Lachlan is one of our Regional Managers, supporting our stores and clients throughout NSW and lower QLD. He has a passion for what our products can achieve and loves being able to assist livestock producers with their livestock supplement needs.

FUN FACT: Lachlan has plans to get his helicopter licence one day!

If you have a general enquiry about your livestock nutrition supplementation plan, please give Lachlan a call or send him an email.

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Although raised in the country, Nicole is currently doing an unofficial 15 year long farm based apprenticeship after trading in the “commodity marketing” city gig for farm life, marrying a strapping young country lad. Raising 3 kids, 7 dogs, 6 chickens, 2 cats and a dam of yabbies’ Nic can’t imagine life anywhere but on the farm.

For the last ten years officially working in Strategy and Planning for a number of businesses within Agriculture she is driven by the detail in the big picture and being able to have a positive impact on the health and wellbeing of animals and people.

“The people that live and breathe agriculture are resilient, humble and bloody intelligent, it is nice to work for a business who shares the same values as its clients. I am excited to be a part of celebrating the past and creating the future for BLM.”

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Kym established BLM in 2006 with a passion to provide a better, more effective way of supplementation to the livestock industry.

Growing up on the land and being apart of the livestock industry his whole life his passion is what started the company and for the main reason for its success today.

FUN FACT: Kym has been known to lose his mobile phone in some interesting places.

His family values, love for livestock and desire to simply make a difference and help other livestock producers is an admired quality by most that meet Kym. He retired in Jan 2019 from his hands-on role within the company but still enjoys having a chat with the many clients he has met over the years. He remains the owner and founder of the company holding the belief that our family company still has so much to offer the industry.

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As co-founder of BLM, Chris always loved working closely with her husband Kym, travelling Australia, attending events and hearing the stories of clients and livestock producers from around Australia. She retired with Kym in Jan 2019 but remains an owner of the family-owned company.

Anyone that knows Chris understands her passion for pearls developed from time spent in Broome WA, one of her favourite places to visit.

FUN FACT: Chris is known for her uncanny knowledge of shopping centres all over Australia.

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Coordinating a very busy role, Melanie looks after the administration and warehousing areas of the business. Coordinating her team to provide a fast delivery service of product sales, seeing them through to completion after their dispatch, as well as constant monitoring of inventory levels in all of our warehouses. She performs general administration tasks, assists in handling phone enquiries and provides a high level of customer service at all times. Mel has a very busy role but always manages everyday with a smile.

 

FUN FACT: Most people know her as Mel, only a few know her as Mouse!

If you have ordered a livestock supplement from BLM and need to clarify anything about your order, please call Melanie in the front office or send her an email.

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Charlie comes from an extensive background in the livestock industry through his early years jackarooing and working in animal health, before embarking on a 17 year career with Elders. He was involved in everything from Farm Supplies, Regional Sales Manager, Animal Health Specialist and Hub Manager, just to name a few.

Charlie came on board as our QLD Regional Manager at the start of 2015, based in Townsville. He is an extremely valuable member of our team now looking after North QLD & NT, providing backup support to stores and seeing clients on property to help improve their supplementation plans.

FUN FACT: Charlie travelled around Australia on a motorbike in 2016 with 3 other mates raising funds and awareness for rare cancers for Without a Ribbon.

If you are based in North QLD or NT and have a general enquiry about your livestock nutrition supplementation plan, please give Charlie a call or send him an email.

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Gemma grew up in the Murchison region of Western Australia, well known for its pastoral and mining industries.

After completing her schooling at the WA College of Agriculture, Gemma went on to work with Landmark for over 11 years in a variety of roles. Gemma’s most recent role with Landmark was in Category Management Animal Health Fencing & General for WA & NT, as such Gemma has a great understanding of the entire WA state and the seasonal requirements of its farmers.

Based in Perth, Gemma manages the state of WA as a support to stores and visiting clients on their properties to further assist them with their animal supplement needs.

FUN FACT: Gemma wanted to be a stock agent as a teenager.

If you are based in Western Australia and have a general enquiry about your livestock nutrition supplementation plan, please give Gemma a call or send her an email.

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Lachlan grew up on a family owned and operated sheep and cattle property at Karara in southeast Queensland. During his boarding school years on the Gold Coast, he loved coming home on holidays to the property for shearing, mustering, motorbike riding and the home cooking!

In early 2015 Lachlan began to study a Bachelor of Industrial design at Griffith University whilst also working at Everything Marine Australia, but his passion for the sheep and cattle industries and his grassroots bought him to work for Beachport Liquid Minerals.

Lachlan is one of our Regional Managers, supporting our stores and clients throughout NSW and lower QLD. He has a passion for what our products can achieve and loves being able to assist livestock producers with their livestock supplement needs.

FUN FACT: Lachlan has plans to get his helicopter licence one day!

If you have a general enquiry about your livestock nutrition supplementation plan, please give Lachlan a call or send him an email.

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Although raised in the country, Nicole is currently doing an unofficial 15 year long farm based apprenticeship after trading in the “commodity marketing” city gig for farm life, marrying a strapping young country lad. Raising 3 kids, 7 dogs, 6 chickens, 2 cats and a dam of yabbies’ Nic can’t imagine life anywhere but on the farm.

For the last ten years officially working in Strategy and Planning for a number of businesses within Agriculture she is driven by the detail in the big picture and being able to have a positive impact on the health and wellbeing of animals and people.

“The people that live and breathe agriculture are resilient, humble and bloody intelligent, it is nice to work for a business who shares the same values as its clients. I am excited to be a part of celebrating the past and creating the future for BLM.”