The majority of my experience lies in project management, sales, marketing, capital raising, finance, new ventures and entrepreneurship in North America and New Zealand.
Mish Guru is one of those companies that doesn’t come around often. We saw the potential Stories had on Snapchat in captivating an audience in a whole new way on mobile. Recognizing its limitations, we built a web application to effectively manage and optimize vertical video. Five years and 4+ billion viewed snaps later we’re doing stuff nobody is doing at a business level (not even Snapchat or Instagram). If you work in agency-land, media, sports, events, or for a big brand or university and you’re wanting to get serious about Storytelling hit me up.
PledgeMe helps Kiwis fund the things they care about. They’ve been doing that since 2012 when the company founded as a rewards-based crowdfunding platform. In 2014, PledgeMe attained its license to assist companies in equity crowdfunding and in 2015 did the same thing for peer-to-peer lending.
I oversaw PledgeMe.Equity and looked after our Auckland Office. PledgeMe is a team of do-gooders & get-shit-doners helping Kiwis raise funds for things they care about. They rock.
My experience and passion is deeply immersed in the sport, event & entertainment space and I have a company that helps build programming and capacity in the NZ sport sytem. Last year it:
(For more info on this work or to see past employment check my Linkedin profile.)