Our Team

Our Team

E-ulogy are passionate about providing a professional and caring service. Our team have extensive experience in providing an excellent service to families, funeral directors and celebrants. We focus on making your memories perfect.

Grant Shaw


Grant is the Founder and Director of E-ulogy. He has always worked in  communications, first as a technician in the post office and later in driving the video conferencing market in New Zealand. Now Grant works to provide different kind of communication; one that lets families share memories and more during a difficult time. He is an established funeral celebrant who works in the wider Auckland area and occasionally the Waikato. Grant is able to combine technical and creative skills with care, empathy and respect.

In his spare time Grant enjoys playing guitar, fishing and spending time with his family & friends. Grant loves cats.

Phone: 021 227 4333

Darryl Halloran

Chapel Attendant and Health & Safety Manager

Darryl has worked for E-ulogy since December 2017 as Chapel Attendant and Health & Safety Manager. His previous careers have been in logistics, operations and general management, spanning almost 40 years. Darryl has proven experience in adding value to business brands such as Sony NZ, Repco, Harvey Norman, Americold and Restaurant Brands to name a few. In addition, he has a strong background in operational and financial management including accounts, purchasing, customer services, IT, distribution, HS&E and freight costing and management. Above all, Darryl is a positive, driven, proactive, trustworthy and dedicated individual that will always go the extra mile.

Darryl enjoys playing drums, listening to music and building models. Darryl loves cats.

Phone: 027 607 2786

Gemma Van Reemst

Chapel Attendant and Adminstrator

Gemma joined the E-ulogy team in March 2019 as a Chapel Attendant and Administrator. She has proven administration experience, working in real estate, logistics, education and hospitality.

Her administration skills are combined with qualifications in Office Management, Maritime (Commercial Inshore Vessel Operations), Tourism & Hospitality and Property Management. In addition, Gemma is passionate about providing the best service to families, funeral companies and celebrants.

Gemma has a passion for growing chillies and producing relishes and hot sauces (Gems Relishes and Sauces). Gemma loves cats.

Phone: 027 269 2274