With a cast of thousands it’s impossible to introduce our extraordinary team of advertising, media and brand specialists - but here’s a taste. Suffice to say that we work with the best that money can buy including award winning photographers, production houses, website production and digital specialists, copywriters and editors and the list goes on. As an equal opportunity employer we have a very vigilant Welcoming Officer - small but very congenial mini schnauzer Brucie Anderson, a courier at door Warning Manager - large but the biggest softie leonburger, Dutch Courtney-Rhind and many more four legged members of the team you may come across when popping into the agency for a cuppa.

GAIL ANDERSON

CREATIVE DIRECTOR/ MANAGING PARTNER
B.A Des., M.A. Des.

INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE: 32 years

Over 30 years in the advertising industry has given Gail the opportunity to work on major accounts for some of the largest and most accomplished agencies, publishing companies and studios in the country. Gail heads our creative team and thrives on endless challenges- the harder, the better.

CARON PALMER

MANAGING DIRECTOR
B.Com

INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE: 25 years

Caron has 25 years’ experience working in sales & marketing roles for large multi-nationals and SMEs in varying industry sectors. She is the master of organisation and has a rare ability to be able to soothe the most stressed of clients.

ALAINA RHIND

CREATIVE DIRECTOR
Dip. Graphic Des., Dip. Web Des.

INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE: 12 years

An accomplished Creative Director, Alaina’s creativity knows no bounds. Her experience and endless motivation to produce solutions that exceed client expectations are limitless. Alaina boasts project management skills that are second to none, a prowess she applies to her impressive ability to lead the world in on-line shopping!

SIMON MULLIGAN

CREATIVE DIRECTOR
Dip. Design and Arts

INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE: 15 years

Simon brings over 15 years experience in art direction, brand, corporate identity and a specialist knowledge in packaging design and production, including sustainable solutions for the FMCG sector. As a multi award winning designer, Simon also has the rare ability to remain cool, calm and collected, in the face of insane deadlines and endless proof amends.

MICHELLE ZIELAZO

SENIOR ACCOUNT MANAGER
B.Sc.

INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE: 20 years

Relationship building and communication is Michelle's forte. She possesses enviable organisational skills and can assess opportunities at a glance. Being fluent in Spanish, equine and canine languages is just another of her many talents.

MIA BROWN

ACCOUNT DIRECTOR
B.A Bus. Man

INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE: 15 years

The master of get it done right the first time is Mia’s golden rule and with a background in marketing with one of NZ’s largest insurers and agency experience to boot we think we are sorted, as do our clients.  Mia’s long career in the marketing and advertising sector means that Mia has worked with some of New Zealand’s leading brands.

CHRISSY BIRD

MEDIA MANAGER

INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE: 30+ years

Chrissy is our newest member, and she wishes she was our youngest! Never-the-less this means she has plenty of Agency experience spanning some 30 years – eek! With some gaps  to explore other interests, her experience is mostly across Media and Account Management for a large range of small to large businesses; sectors from Agriculture to FMC; start-ups to government institutions and a whole lot  in-between.  Chrissy’s focus for us is on media planning and buying, and her motto is always to see “how she can add value to your media activity”.

JUSTINE WEIR

OFFICE MANAGER
Dep. Counselling, Cert Soc. Services

INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE: 20 years

Justine is the person that quietly keeps the agency ticking along, superbly organised and the 'make it happen' person. She brings a world of work experience from a range of organisations including the Ministry of Justice (let's just say you've been warned). Justine is the calm voice of reason when the rest of us get just a little carried away. She is usually the person who welcomes you to the agency when you call.