About Us


Based in Auckland, Gilpin Performance is a small team of industry experts looking to make a difference in your business.

We provide incentive programmes to increase customer and staff engagement, utilizing new technology to create bespoke programmes. We understand that every business is different, and will work with you to provide a fully encompassing incentive solution.

Get in touch with us to see how we could help your business.


Keith Sumner

09 361 4733

Keith brings a wealth of commercial experience to Gilpin, having worked for large multinationals such as Newscorp, Carter Holt Harvey, and Heinz before deciding that business ownership was his real goal. Also, a graduate of the Icehouse Owner Manager programme Keith works full time in and on the business. Keith’s real passion is to develop his team and to ensure that clients are receiving the very best results they can from Gilpin Travel’s expertise. Keith is often called upon as a well-respected travel provider to comment on the industry and is known as a knowledgeable and open source of information.

Sarah Hanrahan
Account Manager

09 361 4750

Sarah graduated with a Bachelor of Commerce majoring in Innovation & Entrepreneurship and Economics, which led to her first role in a small start-up in the incentive industry. It was there her passion for building meaningful relationships began. She has a keen interest in design and getting out into nature. When she’s not busy developing and managing impressive reward programmes, she enjoys hiking and is on a mission to see all of New Zealand in her self-converted camper van.