About Us

Learn More About Media Giant

Media Giant is a specialist digital marketing agency, with the aim of driving more traffic to our client’s websites through search engine optimization and other cost-effective strategies.

 

We are one of the only firms in New Zealand to not only build websites but provide the full SEO experience from beginning to end, making it easier for our clients to achieve their goals. With over 25 years of experience in website design and SEO, our team are fully capable of finding a solution for whatever our client’s problem might be. We don’t believe in a one size fits all approach and we tailor our work to each of our customers, so we can achieve the best outcome for their needs. The team at Media Giant offers transparent solutions, so each of our clients knows how they got the desired results and what strategies they can use in the future to grow their business.

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Meet The Team

Andy - Director

Andy Barker

Operations

Andy has had 15 years of experience in IT working for both private and government agencies. He has coordinated large teams of engineers and managed projects well into the millions. He created and ran his own IT and Graphic design company which have now morphed into what is Media Giant today!

Outside of work Andy enjoys hanging out with friends, playing golf and downhill mountain biking.

Andy is the Director of Operations at Media Giant. He ensures that everyone in the team is on top of their work and that all the projects get delivered on time.

Ryan - Sales

Ryan Marston

Sales / Account Management

Ryan developed a passion for all things digital early on in his career, particularly in the realms of SEO (search engine optimisation) and SEM (search engine marketing).
Maddie

Maddie McKitterick

Team Lead - Web Designer

Maddie has previously worked as a marketing specialist for a boutique real estate company, where she actioned and oversaw all of the print and digital marketing collateral and rebranding of the company.
Outside of work Maddie spends a lot of her time out on the farm with her two horses and in summer she travels around the lower North Island competing. She is also an avid swimmer and enjoys hanging out with her friends.
Maddie works as a the Team Lead Web Designer at Media Giant, working on everything from digital marketing campaigns through to full website builds.
Lili

Lili Szabo

Content Writer

Lili has just graduated with a Bachelor of Communication in Journalism from Massey University, where she gained practical experience in writing different types of content.
Outside of work Lili spends most of her time at the track or the gym. She is a competitive athlete in long jump and 100m and travels across the country to compete on most Saturdays.
Lili works as a content writer at Media Giant, writing blog, press releases and website content for all our customers.
Mike

Mike Metcalfe

Sales - Wellington

Mike has worked in sales, marketing and communications for over 10 years with a focus in digital marketing. He also occasionally engages in freelance journalism.
Outside of work Mike has travelled extensively and enjoys visiting new places. He also loves to hike and read.
Mike is a sales manager in the Wellington region at Media Giant, finding new clients, who would like to improve their websites and SEO.
Zoe

Zoe McLean

Web Designer

Zoe graduated from Yoobee College in December 2020 with two Diploma’s, first one being a Diploma in Digital Design – Web and Graphic Design and the second one being a Diploma in Web and UX Design. She developed a passion for coding and everything front end design while studying and has now put that to use in her role at Media Giant, being a Web Designer.
Outside of work Zoe loves to play with her dog Roxy or getting out with her friends to find the best new place for fried chicken or coffee in the city. In summer Zoe plays in a social league of slow pitch softball once a week.
Nick

Nick Robertson

Web Designer

Nick has over five years' experience as a multimedia designer in the events industry, producing an array of digital graphic design, video content, animation and collateral for a wide range of conferences, awards shows, events and activations, working with clients anywhere from small businesses and not for profit organisations to some of New Zealand's biggest brands. He holds a Bachelor Visual Communication Design with Honours and is passionate about creating dynamic content helping brands standout and engage with their audiences. Nick loves all things sports related and in his free time plays ice hockey. He also enjoys getting out into nature with his camera and going on adventures around wellington.
Craig

Craig Sutherland

Sales - Auckland

Craig’s background has been in sales and business development, working for large companies, such as BMW and Canon. He has worked for digital companies such as ReachLocal and PureSeo, before switching to personal and business insurance advising.
Outside of work Craig enjoys going to the gym (sometimes even twice a day), spending time at the beach, and surfing when the sun is out!
Craig is the director of Media Giant in Auckland, taking care of all the jobs up north.
Olive- Office dog

Olive Marston

Morale Officer

Olive plays a huge role in our team with her area of specialty being fetch.