Public speaker. Technologist. Creative Director. Artist.

From a Cannes Grand Prix and leading change in workplaces globally to creating public art installations to connect communities.
A hybrid mind fueled by curiosity and wonder.

Experience & Awards

Industry Experience

Creative Strategist @Facebook Australia

2017 to present

Creative storytelling across Facebook, Instagram, Messenger.

APAC Specialist in AR/In-Camera Effects & Facebook Live.

Creative Director – TBWA

Auckland, NZ. 2015 to 2017.

Creative Director – STARSEED

Auckland, NZ. 2010 - 2015
Owner/partner – Boutique agency / 8 staff.
Earned media, non traditional advertising,
public activations and social media.

Art Director – DDB

Auckland, NZ. 2007 - 2009

Art Director – TBWA

Auckland, NZ. 2004 - 2007

Diploma in Creative Advertising

2003 – Full time study,
Media Design School

Account Director – Watermarque

Dublin, Ireland. 2001 - 2002

Account Manager – Phenomenon

Auckland, NZ
1999 - 2001

Account Executive – Roadshow Films

Auckland, NZ
1998 - 1999

Bachelor of Business Degree – MIT

Joint Major in Advertising and Marketing
1996 - 1998


Award Highlights

Cannes Grand Prix
Gold Media Lion – Financial Products & Services
Gold Media Lion – Best Use of Ambient
Gold Media Lion – Use of Mixed Media
Gold Outdoor Lion – Best Use of Outdoor
Gold Lion – Best Integrated Promotional Campaign
Bronze Direct Lion
2 x Bronze Media Lions

Grand Clio – Best in Show/Innovative Media
Gold Clio – Innovative Media
D&AD - Silver Pencil
ADFEST - Silver
AWARD - 2 x Silver
Media Spikes - Bronze
New York One Show - Bronze pencil
NZ Effie - Silver
NZ Effie - Bronze

Grande Axis - NZ
2 x Gold Axis - NZ
2 x Silver Axis - NZ
3 x Bronze Axis – NZ
Young Gun Award - Gold
Young Gun Award - Silver
Young Gun Award - Bronze
Spikes Asia - Music Spike - Use of social/digital platforms

Clients i have worked with

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