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Since 2000 the team at Shade Select have been involved in the Australian Shade Industry.

Our multi-faceted experience spans across many industries as we welcomed new technology to provide increasingly professional and technical solutions to our customers.

The company launched in 2019 to share our knowledge of outdoor shade and provide the best available solutions to Australian businesses & homes alike.

In previous employment, the team at Shade Select have worked on many large scale projects across Australia and many hundred more small-scale ones. UNSW, Lend Lease, The IVY (Sydney), The Opera Bar, Top Ryde Shopping Centre, cruise-liners and many more.

Get in touch today and BOOK YOURSELF A SHADE CONSULTATION ONLINE to see how we can use our expertise to help you achieve success for your vision.


Jeffrey Dohnt - Photo Side Profile - Ima
Jeffrey Dohnt

Founder & Executive Director

As the youngest ever employee of Somfy Australia (age 19) Jeffrey was immersed in troubleshooting tubular motor projects for four years, before seeking a career in retail & commercial sales for blinds and awnings where he blossomed and dove into the furthermost reaches of the global shade industry.

Building on his ultra-niche expertise in tubular automation, Jeffrey has moved throughout the  shade industry for almost 20 years. During this time, Jeffrey has sold hundreds of successful projects & trained hundreds of shade related companies on: indoor and outdoor shade motorisation & automation, measuring, installing, fabrics and provided bespoke solutions for large and small-scale projects alike.

Today as Shade Select, Jeffrey offers his knowledge and experience to provide complete shade solutions across the complete range of products available to the Australian shade market with plans for structured expansion. 


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