But there hasn't been a whole lot for Andy to celebrate recently...

Andy was in dire straits.

He'd spent the last 25 years earning a rock-solid reputation in the Auckland marketing industry, laying a platform for his young family to enjoy into the future.

Then early onset Parkinson's started tearing life out of his grasp.

Debilitating degenerative diseases have a cruel way of making the sufferer struggle alone, even when they're surrounded by people who care and want to help.