Hamish is the founder of Quest and is a multi-award-winning marketer. Quest launched in 2005 and Hamish has been driving success across business sectors in New Zealand and Australia ever since. At Quest, your results mean everything and Hamish embodies the core values of customer first, can do and no bull.
Qantas Media Award winner Carl McIntyre has been dedicated to helping businesses grow throughout his career. With projects including award winning placements at the TAB and Maori Television, Carl’s focus has been the implementation of strategic planning with specialist expertise in sales team processes.
Jacqui is a 10-year Quester and has extensive experience in marketing, both in digital and print. Jacqui is also our project management whizz and keeps campaigns running on time, on budget and with no surprises for our valued clients. Jacqui holds a Bachelor of Business Studies degree from Massey University.
Dirk is a talented website designer and developer with a deep knowledge of website processes and customisations. Dirk is another 10-year Quester and manages our website systems and analytics. Dirk is always a client favourite due to his patient and clear website training and support service.
Paul has spent his career as a digital marketer and website strategist. Paul is a highly motivated and passionate achiever with a deep understanding of destination marketing. His strength is developing successful partnerships to help businesses achieve their goals. In his spare time, Paul enjoys the outdoors with his family - mountain biking, skiing and fishing.
Hannah has worked in marketing for well-known brands in both the UK and USA. Back in New Zealand, Hannah also spent seven years in various marketing roles at The Warehouse Group. With a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Otago, Hannah loves mixing traditional marketing with the latest digital techniques and building strong client relationships.
Michael graduated from University with a Bachelor of Communications majoring in Public Relations. After travelling, he joined Quest in a Sales and Marketing role. Having worked previously with non-profits and public sector organisations, Michael brings a fresh perspective to Quest. His project management skills ensure client projects run to plan.
Briar brings a broad range of skills to Quest, honed from a background in marketing, freelance writing, and research. She is passionate about helping people tell their unique stories and loves figuring out how to share it in the most engaging way. When not working for Quest, Briar runs her own WWI & WWII research business.
Ra is a gifted digital creative, designer and animator. After completing his degree in Visual Communication Design at Massey University, Ra worked for KooGa New Zealand. His Quest project credits include Juken New Zealand and Tumu Timbers. Ra is also a brand development and social media marketing specialist.
Hanna du Plessis
Hanna is a digital marketing specialist with qualifications in fashion, graphic design and business management. She also offers considerable experience in managing her own successful online business. Hanna is creative and energetic with a compelling set of skills to help you achieve your marketing goals.
Fred brings new skills to Quest. As a Millennial, he’s a digital native and solves problems in new and creative ways. Fred completed his Creative Technologies Degree in Wellington where his study of film has led to a wide range of projects including Disney’s Avatar. Fred helps Quest with special video projects.
Tania has had a career as a designer and project manager for close to 20 years. Tania keeps the customer front and centre of every project. Her better by design thinking and can-do attitude helps create more desirable products and services. The result is faster growth and competitive advantage for Quest’s valued customers.
Corinne originally hails from New Caledonia but has made New Zealand her home. She assists Quest across a range of production tasks including shoot-day lighting plus post-production photographic editing. Corinne is fluent in French and in her spare time loves to develop her photography and cooking.
As soon as Weta Digital called and snapped him up, Jason has been flat out working on some of Hollywood’s biggest motion pictures. He has a growing list of project credits including The Hobbit series and Iron Man 3. Jason also lends his advanced animation skills to Quest working across a range of assignments.
Bri is a qualified marketing communications professional with a growing passion for content marketing. She’s a bit of an all rounder, offering a range of marketing services and is constantly learning new tricks. When she isn’t working she spends time with friends and family, walking her dog, Patch, and conquering jigsaw puzzles.
Stu extends considerable experience to Quest’s production and is another 10-year Quester. He originally cut his teeth with Radio New Zealand and later worked for TV3 and Sky Sport. Stu offers a unique range of talents from professional voice, photography and camera work to post-production editing.
Join our team!
We‘re always looking for skilled people to join our talented team. Quest offers a fun workplace and a flat inclusive structure. Our contractor team enjoys a great work-life balance. We don’t mind where or when you work, so long as you are delivering on the expectations of our valued clients. If this sounds like you, let’s chat!
Kate is a Director of Quest and has been a guiding light throughout its development. With a unique understanding of people, Kate spends the majority of her time working in the health sector. When she is not doing this, she is busy with family and looking after a plum orchard and lifestyle block in Hawke’s Bay.