I specialise in content. From developing prime time broadcast television to marketing, communications and award winning print journalism - I’ve worked in content creation for more than 20 years. My unique skills bridge a knowledge of content production with understanding, interpreting and developing media campaigns.
Video editing Avid
Adobe Premier Pro CC
Microsoft Word, Excel, Powerpoint
Apple Mac user
CMS - Wordpress, Wix, AEM
The Comfort Group | Content Manager
2018 - present
This is a content role within the marketing team at The Comfort Group which has a stable of brands including: Sleepyhead, SleepMaker & Dunlop Foams.
Working alongside key stakeholders in the business across the New Zealand, Australian and China markets, as the content manager I am responsible for key messaging from video content through to web, advertising and retail copy.
Fisher & Paykel Appliances | Content Specialist
As part of the global marketing and communications team, this role focused on content creation for Fisher & Paykel Appliances across key markets including: Australia, United Kingdom, US and New Zealand. I was responsible for content created and crafted for web, EDMs, trade, point of sale and marketing promotions.
TVNZ Content Solutions | Project Manager
2013 - 2016
Within TVNZ I worked on a number of campaigns which involved production funding for prime time programming as well as News & Current Affairs. This is where I brought my production and creative skills together alongside campaign and media management.
MediaWorks | Commercial Creative Producer
This role at MediaWorks touched on different stages of a commercial campaign, from developing a content solution off the back of a client brief through to post-production editing. The sales integration projects were the commercial elements which worked into major prime time programming both on-air and across various MediaWorks platforms.
TV Production | Producer & Director
2001 - 2012
I spent more than 10 years working in the New Zealand television production industry in mostly directing roles on prime time programming for all major networks. During this time, I also set up a business producing digital video for major Kiwi companies such as Telecom, Ernst & Young and Telstra.
The National Business Review | Journalist & Columnist
In the UK I began specialising as a business journalist and when I moved back to New Zealand began working at the leading business weekly NBR. As a journalist I wrote news stories, features and editorial inserts like The Rich List. Part of the role involved a column about advertising, media and marketing.