DDB New Zealand

Our business is to grow yours.

We grow our clients’ businesses by giving brands an Emotional Advantage™.

Knowing that people make decision based on emotions, and understanding the core human drivers, allows us to create these emotional connections at scale, with mass audiences, to deliver results at scale.

Meet the DDB team.

Our People

Tom Sykes
Tom Sykes Strategist
Hayley Horton
Hayley Horton Planner
Megha Jaiswal
Megha Jaiswal Operations & Finance Assistant
Michelle Mangilet
Michelle Mangilet Accounts Payable Officer
Nigel Sutton
Nigel Sutton Senior Integrated Producer
Kimberly Clark
Kimberly Clark Business Director
James Whittington
James Whittington Full Stack .NET Developer
Andrew Platt
Andrew Platt Group Financial Accountant
Danica  Paki
Danica Paki Business Lead
Renee Bryant
Renee Bryant Copywriter
Helen Southern
Helen Southern Business Manager
Alice Shirtcliff
Alice Shirtcliff HR Advisor
Aaron Hodgson
Aaron Hodgson Senior Business Director
Willie Falloon
Willie Falloon Senior Digital Producer
Cain Duff
Cain Duff Copywriter
Milon Williams
Milon Williams Audio Engineer
Connyr Snell
Connyr Snell Art Director
Jeane Lundberg
Jeane Lundberg Producer
Julie Balingit
Julie Balingit Studio Traffic Manager
Zofia Wereszczynska
Zofia Wereszczynska Business Director
James Li
James Li Motion Designer
Marcel de Ruiter
Marcel de Ruiter Studio/Production Director
Mike McMillan
Mike McMillan Developer
Stan Lee
Stan Lee Art Director
Toni Guy
Toni Guy Business Manager
Anastasia Maslennikova
Anastasia Maslennikova Motion Designer
Eva Lin
Eva Lin .NET Developer
Ravina Raju
Ravina Raju Business Manager
Barry Cumming
Barry Cumming Senior Mac Designer
Angelica Molina
Angelica Molina Business Manager
Chris Evans
Chris Evans Lead .NET Developer
Natalia Spreys
Natalia Spreys Interactive Designer
Claire Colohan
Claire Colohan Senior TV Producer
Bart Wright
Bart Wright Business Manager
Sharryn Robinson
Sharryn Robinson Executive PA/Office Manager
Liz Knox
Liz Knox Digital Director
Haydn Kerr
Haydn Kerr Digital Creative Director
Marty OHalloran
Marty OHalloran CEO & Chairman DDB NZ & Australia
James Whittington
James Whittington .NET Developer
Camille Coltman
Camille Coltman Local Store Advertising and Logistics Manager
Kate Lines
Kate Lines Lead Business Partner
Sarsha Drakeford
Sarsha Drakeford Art Director
Lucy Dewhirst
Lucy Dewhirst Digital Media Manager
Paul Edwards
Paul Edwards Mac Designer
Brett Colliver
Brett Colliver Creative Director
Oliver Parker
Oliver Parker System Administrator
Jenny Travers
Jenny Travers Business Partner
Amelia Wong
Amelia Wong Mac Designer
Karsen Song
Karsen Song Assistant Accountant
Crystal Clark
Crystal Clark Senior Business Director
Amy-Rose Lynch
Amy-Rose Lynch Art Director
Gleb Devyatkin
Gleb Devyatkin Full Stack Developer
Marcell de Ruiter
Marcell de Ruiter Studio/Production Director
Emmanuel Odorisio
Emmanuel Odorisio Full Stack Developer
Kathryn Hollis
Kathryn Hollis Mac Designer
Matthew Jones
Matthew Jones Digital Designer
Danny Brown
Danny Brown Copy Writer
Karla Fisher
Karla Fisher Lead Business Partner
Tom Sykes
Tom Sykes Strategist
Tabitha Parke-Gailey
Tabitha Parke-Gailey Production Assistant
Rupert Price
Rupert Price Chief Strategy Officer
Maisie D'Cruz
Maisie D'Cruz Copywriter
Kristina Lindsay
Kristina Lindsay Senior Business Manager
Lauren Day
Lauren Day Social Art Director
Jay Kim
Jay Kim Art Director
Lucy Paykel
Lucy Paykel Senior Business Director
Jason Vertongen
Jason Vertongen Head of Design
Deanne Somervell
Deanne Somervell Assistant Production Accountant
Annabelle Reynolds
Annabelle Reynolds Business Director
Nathaniel Ong
Nathaniel Ong Social Copywriter
Helen Southern
Helen Southern Business Manager
Josep Jover
Josep Jover Art Director
Karen Sew Hoy
Karen Sew Hoy Human Resources Director
Caroline Logan
Caroline Logan Group Business Director
Haley Horton
Haley Horton Planner
Paul Kim
Paul Kim Art Director
Aiken Hutcheon
Aiken Hutcheon Copywriter
Geordie Wilson
Geordie Wilson Copywriter
Kate Lines
Kate Lines Lead Business Partner
Graeme Clarke
Graeme Clarke Copywriter
Maxine Douglas
Maxine Douglas Business Manager
Rajiv Patel
Rajiv Patel Group Financial Controller
Freddie Coltart
Freddie Coltart Creative Director
Helen Darwin
Helen Darwin Senior Business Manager
Brad Collett
Brad Collett Creative Director
Amy Harrison
Amy Harrison Business Manager
Milon Williams
Milon Williams Audio Engineer
Mark Trethewey
Mark Trethewey Editor
Katie Shrubb
Katie Shrubb Business Coordinator
Jacob Newton
Jacob Newton Copywriter
Johannes Gertz
Johannes Gertz Head of Digital Delivery
Nick Wolfgram
Nick Wolfgram IT Manager
Annjanette  Forde
Annjanette Forde Executive Assistant
Shelley Cousins
Shelley Cousins Print Producer
Damon Stapleton
Damon Stapleton Chief Creative Officer
Natalie Pierpoint
Natalie Pierpoint Business Partner
Lily Macintosh
Lily Macintosh Art Director
Camila Camargo
Camila Camargo Front of House
Laura Dueker
Laura Dueker Mac Operator
Anna Hall
Anna Hall Business Director
David Woon
David Woon Digital Designer
James O'Sullivan
James O'Sullivan Copywriter
Natasha Birch
Natasha Birch Business Coordinator
Sam Royal
Sam Royal Senior Producer
Wihan Meerholz
Wihan Meerholz Associate Creative Director
Julz Lane
Julz Lane Print Producer
Lauren Taylor
Lauren Taylor Senior Business Director
Justin Koh
Justin Koh Digital Designer
Laura Bathurst-Adams
Laura Bathurst-Adams Senior Business Director
Judy Thompson
Judy Thompson Executive Producer
Chloe McLeod
Chloe McLeod Social Manager
Karla Fisher
Karla Fisher Lead Business Partner
Georgina Levitt
Georgina Levitt Senior Business Manager
Carman Kwan
Carman Kwan Business Manager
Courtney Dow
Courtney Dow Copywriter
James Blair
James Blair Lead Business Partner
Ashley Cook
Ashley Cook UX Designer
Mitch Young
Mitch Young Senior Business Director
Malcolm Campbell
Malcolm Campbell Digital Producer
Michael Doolan
Michael Doolan Senior Business Manager
Mariah Temploneuvo
Mariah Temploneuvo Creative Traffic Coordinator
Mike Felix
Mike Felix Creative Director
Jaheb Barnett
Jaheb Barnett Senior Business Director
Haylee Killip
Haylee Killip Business Director
Thinza  Mon
Thinza Mon Senior Planner
Georgina Foot
Georgina Foot Business Manager
Christie Cooper
Christie Cooper Creative Director
Melissa Ching
Melissa Ching Integrated Content Producer
Gordon Moir
Gordon Moir Retoucher
Justin Mowday
Justin Mowday Chief Executive Officer
Rob Flynn
Rob Flynn Senior Creative
Hanna Pettit
Hanna Pettit Senior Business Director
James Conner
James Conner Creative Director
Melissa Hoyle
Melissa Hoyle Studio Traffic Manager
Danillo Castilho
Danillo Castilho Lead Front End Developer
Lizzy Funaki
Lizzy Funaki Lead Producer – Digital Content
Chris Willingham
Chris Willingham Managing Director
Roxanne Laverty
Roxanne Laverty Accounts Payable
Nikki McKelvie
Nikki McKelvie Managing Partner
Amanda Summersby
Amanda Summersby Post Production Producer
Sam French
Sam French Business Manager
Rory McKechnie
Rory McKechnie Creative Director
Sheetal Pradhan
Sheetal Pradhan Producer
Greer Robson-Kirk
Greer Robson-Kirk HR Assistant
Annika Fyfe
Annika Fyfe Planner
Sophia Cussell
Sophia Cussell Copywriter
Zac Lancaster
Zac Lancaster Art Director
Catherine Maclean
Catherine Maclean Group Financial Accountant
Adam Barnes
Adam Barnes Art Director
Paul McHugh
Paul McHugh Chief Financial Officer
Musonda Katongo
Musonda Katongo Senior Designer
Matt Williams
Matt Williams Creative Director
Vanisha Narsey
Vanisha Narsey Planner
Simon Betton
Simon Betton Head of Technology
Caroline Logan
Caroline Logan Group Business Director
Gareth Rice
Gareth Rice Art Director
Annabel Rees
Annabel Rees Group Business Director
Carina Egelhof
Carina Egelhof Digital Strategist
Haydn Kerr
Haydn Kerr Digital Creative Director
Kristel Bauer
Kristel Bauer Accounts Payable
Michael Schibli
Michael Schibli Accountant
Lucinda Sherborne
Lucinda Sherborne Executive Planning Director
Megan Wilcox
Megan Wilcox Senior Business Manager
Nicole Dekker
Nicole Dekker Senior Mac Designer
Chelsea Bostock
Chelsea Bostock Business Coordinator
Dan Cummings
Dan Cummings Editor
Anna Von Trott
Anna Von Trott Creative Services Manager

Love the work

Recent Awards

DDB NZ was named NZ's Most Effective Agency at the 2018 Effie Awards. This year, we were named the 5th Most Effective Agency in the World at the Effie Awards.

We were also named New Zealand Creative Agency of the Year, New Zealand Digital Agency of the Year and NZ Social Media Agency of the Year by Campaign Asia-Pacific in 2018. 

Effie Awards
Campaign Asia Pacific
A Award
The Mashies
The One Show
The Webby Awards

DDB Group

DDB is part of DDB Worldwide, an Omnicom company.

We have offices in Sydney and Melbourne and are part of the DDB Group, which is also made up of TRACK, Tribal, DDB Remedy and Mango.